Tax Reform and Its Impact on Nonprofits

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Corey Ziegler, Greater Kansas City Community Foundation Vice President and Corporate Counsel, recently sat on a panel hosted by Nonprofit Connect and ArtsKC to discuss the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act and how it impacts local nonprofit organizations. Corey was joined by three other local professionals well-versed in the latest tax reform. Chris Hoyt, Professor of Law at UMKC School …

Giving Team Spotlight: Chris Rigsby

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Chris Rigsby, Philanthropic Wealth Advisor, joined the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation team early in 2018 to work closely with professional advisors. Chris’ main focus is to help professional advisors navigate the topic of charitable giving with their clients. With nearly a decade of experience in the mutual fund industry and most recently working at Ivy Investments as a Senior …

Corporate Giving Success Story: VMLY&R

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Nearly 17 years ago, Deb Sull began her career at VMLY&R. Now a Senior Experience Designer at a leading marketing agency headquartered in Kansas City, Deb has been an enthusiastic supporter and member of the VMLY&R Foundation since its founding in 2005. VMLY&R employees are invited to join the VMLY&R Foundation from their very first day on the job, and …

Exploring the Museum Visitor Experience

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Kansas City is lucky to have several accommodating and innovative museums across the metropolitan area. At a recent Donor-to-Donor, Greater Kansas City Community Foundation donors gathered to hear from several Kansas City museums that are in various stages of capital campaigns and are working to provide the best possible experience for visitors. Representatives from the National World War I Museum …