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 9, 2013 - 15:10

The Greater Kansas City Community Foundation’s educational programs continue to help charitable givers of all ages learn how to be more effective philanthropists, and we’re ...

Friday, August 2, 2013 - 12:42

The founders of the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation passed a hat in 1978, collecting $200 and some change to start a center for charitable giving in Kansas City. As the Community Fo...

Friday, July 26, 2013 - 10:49

The Greater Kansas City Community Foundation is excited to announce that 2012 was the most successful year in our 35-year history. The Community Foundation earned top rankings among the comm...

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...