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.

Thursday, July 18, 2013 - 11:05

If you find yourself serving on 26 nonprofit boards over a course of several years, you should probably consider a career in philanthropy and charitable giving; that’s just what Debbie...

Thursday, July 11, 2013 - 14:15

Over the next 10 years, Kansas City, Mo.-area members of the “greatest generation” and the first wave of the baby boomers that followed will transfer an estimated $21.3 billion o...

Wednesday, June 26, 2013 - 15:36

A group of corporate charitable givers came together over quiche, pastries and cups of joe to engage in a round-table discussion about how companies can effectively respond to disaster at th...

Friday, June 21, 2013 - 10:41

Charitable giving numbers from 2012 are out, so get your calculator and add up the generosity! Last month, CF Insights released its annual Columbus Survey of Community Foundations, which ass...

Thursday, June 13, 2013 - 15:11

Once again, Kansas City has proved to be one of the best cities when it comes to charitable giving. In the ninth annual Metro Market Study completed by Charity Navigator, Kansas City chariti...