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.

Tara Raghuveer on "Evicted in Kansas City"
Discuss the impact of eviction in Jackson County with Kansas City native and researcher Tara Raghuveer.
Date: June 27
Time: 4 to 6 p.m.
Location: Husch Blackwell
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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

A Conversation on Tax Credits
Join us for a discussion on tax credits, which can increase charitable gifts and tax savings. This event is open to all wealth managers, financial planners, CPAs, attorneys and other professional advisors interested in the topic.
Date: September 5
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.