Giving Better Blog

Charitable Giving Stories, News and Ideas from the Innovative Team at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation and its Non-Geographic Label, Greater Horizons.

Friday, July 18, 2014 - 10:46

Kansas City has been full of excitement this summer. Not only did we get to cheer on our very own Sporting Kansas City players, Matt Besler and Graham Zusi, as they played for Team USA at th...

Thursday, June 26, 2014 - 16:52

In a world filled with deadlines and daily stressors, it’s become increasingly difficult to find ways to relax and live a well-rounded, happy life. With this “stress” evolu...

Thursday, June 19, 2014 - 14:23

A few weeks ago, the last school bell of the year rang, and students across the country were released for one of the most exciting times of the year, summer break. While teens are lounging a...

Friday, June 13, 2014 - 18:30

Last night, 248 Hispanic students were all smiles as the Greater Kansas City Hispanic Development Fund Scholarship Program awarded $420,000 in scholarships at its 30th anniversary celebratio...

Friday, May 30, 2014 - 16:42

After processing more transactions than any community foundation in the country last year, it’s probably no surprise that we have a team of highly qualified accountants on staff at the...