Northland Community Foundation

Authentic voices in our communities.

The Northland Community Foundation was established in 1986 to encourage charitable giving to benefit the families and children living in Clay and Platte counties. The Northland Community Foundation offers donors the opportunity to make a lasting contribution to their community and to the causes and programs that are most important to them.

Download the Northland Community Foundation Needs Assessment Summary – 2023

Give to the Northland Community Foundation Fund

Download the September 2020 Press Release: Northland Foundation Announces Virjean Burton Scholarships/Additional Regional Grants

Download the August 2020 Press Release: Northland Groups Tackle COVID-19 Challenges Locally

Join us for our Annual Breakfast!

The Northland Community Foundation invites you to join us at our Annual Breakfast to celebrate philanthropy in the Northland. We hope you will be part of our celebration and enjoy catching up with friends over breakfast.

Friday, May 5, 2023
7:30 to 9:00 a.m.

Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa
777 NW Argosy Casino Pkwy
Riverside, MO 64150

Purchase Tickets

Sponsorship Opportunities

2023 Pinnacle Award Nomination Form

2023 Virjean Burton Youth Philanthropy Award Nomination Form

Questions? Contact Rosemary Salerno at


1055 Broadway Blvd., Suite 130
Kansas City, MO 64105
Phone: 816.842.0944

Advisory Board:
Michelle Jarvis – Chair
Michael Short – Vice Chair
Jeanne Leitze – Secretary
Nancy McConnell – Treasurer
Rosemary Salerno – Past Chair
Will Akin
Libby Blair
Damien Boley
Brandy Colson
Kirk Davis
Andres Dominguez
Michel Ann Kaiser
Bob Lohmeyer
Pamela Miller
Brian Sandridge
Linda Ward
Bruce Cramer (Honorary)