Community Foundation Events

Donor Education Events

Join us to meet your fellow Community Foundation donors and learn how to make the most of your giving. 

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

Behind-the-Scenes: Harry S. Truman Library and Museum

Join us for a behind-the-scenes evening at the Truman Presidential Library and Museum, where we will learn more about the importance of historical preservation. All Ages
Date: August 27
Time: 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Location: Harry S. Truman Library and Museum
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Connect with your charitable peers in a small group setting to gain knowledge, confidence and momentum in your philanthropy.

Advancing Pediatric Cancer Research
Hear from local medical leaders who are advancing childhood cancer research to make the Midwest a destination for pediatric precision medicine.
Date: September 5
Time: 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Stowers Institute for Medical Research
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Integrating Arts in Education
Explore how integrating arts in educational settings creates better educators and more engaged students.
Date: October 25
Time: 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Kansas City Young Audiences
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Making the Most of Your Donor-Advised Fund
Learn how to maximize our services and explore the benefits of having a donor-advised fund at the Community Foundation. We will also cover several guidelines we follow to ensure your fund activity meets IRS requirements.
Date: November 4
Time: 12 to 1:30 p.m.
Location: Greater Kansas City Community Foundation
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Donor Volunteer Opportunity
Gather the family together to serve a local charity.

Wayside Waifs
Help Wayside Waifs sustain a clean facility and provide a happy and healthy environment for animals at the shelter. Ages 8+
Date: October 15
Time: 4 to 6 p.m.
Location: Wayside Waifs
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For more information and to RSVP, contact Sidney Peterson at 816.627.3414 or

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