Community Foundation Events

Upcoming Events

Join us to meet your fellow Community Foundation donors and learn how to make the most of your giving. For more information or to RSVP for any of these events, contact Sidney Peterson at 816.627.3414 or

Please note that donor education events are open only to Community Foundation donors, their families and advisors.

Connect with your charitable peers in a small group setting to gain knowledge, confidence and momentum in your philanthropy.

Innovative Approaches to Post-Secondary Education
Discuss how to increase post-secondary education access and success for students in Kansas City and beyond.
Date: September 21
Time: 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Plexpod Westport
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Behind-the-Scenes: Union Station
Join us for a behind-the-scenes tour of Kansas City's historic Union Station, where we will have access to areas closed to the public and untouched by renovations. We will conclude the tour with a visit to Science City. This opportunity is open to all ages.

Date: October 11
Time: 5 to 7 p.m.
Location: Union Station
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Donor Volunteer Opportunities
Gather the family together to serve local charities.

Reach Out & Read
Fill backpacks with books and information for families on what it means to be 'kindergarten ready.' This opportunity is open to ages 8 and older.
Date: October 23
Time: 4 to 6 p.m.
Location: Reach Out & Read
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For Professional Advisors
Special events for wealth managers, financial planners, accountants, attorneys and other professional advisors who work with charitable clients.

A Conversation on Tax Credits
Join us for a discussion on tax credits, which can increase charitable gifts and tax savings.
Rescheduled Date: September 24
Please note: This event was originally scheduled to take place on September 5. It has been rescheduled for September 24.
Time: 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Grand Street Cafe on the Plaza
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Click here for upcoming Corporate Giving Network events.