Giving Blog

Charitable Giving Stories, News and Ideas from the Innovative Team at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and its Non-Geographic Label, Greater Horizons.
Sep 26, 2014

As times are continuously changing, it is important to keep up with your employee’s expectations in regards to your company’s corporate social responsibility. The millennial generation h...

Sep 18, 2014

Everyone has their own unique way of giving. Whether you wish to remain anonymous or leave a lasting legacy, consider, how do you form your personal intent for charitable giving? Donors with...

Sep 5, 2014

Does your company give back? If so, the next installment of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation’s Corporate Giving Network is just a couple short weeks away! The upcoming session...

Aug 22, 2014

Today's guest post is a two for one! Tucker Mallory, a graduate of our most recent Teen Giving Institute, shares his experience below. His mother Lori also weighs in on why it's such a valua...

Aug 14, 2014

From charitable giving accounts (also known as donor-advised funds) to tax deductions and Kansas City’s Nonprofit Search to Giving Cards, the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation works...

Aug 1, 2014

“President’s office, this is Jennifer!”  For 14 years, Jennifer Jones has been an integral part of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation team, serving as the Executive Ass...

Jul 18, 2014

Kansas City has been full of excitement this summer. Not only did we get to cheer on our very own Sporting Kansas City players, Matt Besler and Graham Zusi, as they played for Team USA at th...

Jun 26, 2014

In a world filled with deadlines and daily stressors, it’s become increasingly difficult to find ways to relax and live a well-rounded, happy life. With this “stress” evolution, our so...

Jun 19, 2014

A few weeks ago, the last school bell of the year rang, and students across the country were released for one of the most exciting times of the year, summer break. While teens are lounging a...

Jun 13, 2014

Last night, 248 Hispanic students were all smiles as the Greater Kansas City Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship Program awarded $420,000 in scholarships at its 30th anniversary celebratio...

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