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, August 22, 2014 - 15:08

Today's guest post is a two for one! Tucker Mallory, a graduate of our most recent Teen Giving Institute, shares his experience below. His mother Lori also weighs in on why it's such a valua...

Thursday, August 14, 2014 - 16:03

From charitable giving accounts (also known as donor-advised funds) to tax deductions and Kansas City’s Nonprofit Search to Giving Cards, the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation w...

Friday, August 1, 2014 - 12:39

“President’s office, this is Jennifer!”  For 14 years, Jennifer Jones has been an integral part of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation team, serving as the Ex...

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...