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, November 8, 2013 - 17:48

 “How do we use philanthropy for social change?” Jason Franklin posed this question last month as he spoke to a group of charitable givers at an event hosted by the Greater ...

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 17:09

The Halloween costumes and candy are gone, so today it seems appropriate to focus on the fast-approaching holiday season, known here at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation | Greater...

Friday, October 25, 2013 - 16:40

Corporate charitable givers convened at the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation last week to discuss best practices for partnering with nonprofit organizations. We were thrilled to have...

Friday, October 18, 2013 - 16:00

Kansas City’s Nonprofit Search made its debut on the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation’s website on October 20, 2003. As we celebrate 10 years, we thought we’d look ...

Friday, October 11, 2013 - 14:43

At the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, we’re always on the lookout for the next big thing in giving. This year, Doris Buffet (Warren’s sister) led a massive open online...