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Just Announced! 2017 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Award Winners!

by Support Kansas City

Mission, KS (April 6, 2017) — Support Kansas City (SKC), a local nonprofit that provides business and development support services to Greater Kansas City nonprofits has announced the winners of its prestigious “Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership” (ENLA) Awards. The 2017 awards were granted to Junior Achievement of Greater Kansas City for an agency with a…



What Would Happen if There Were No Nonprofits in Missouri or Kansas?

by Support Kansas City

A group of more than 20 nonprofit professionals convened by Nonprofit Missouri recently met in Columbia, Missouri. The group shared ways to raise their collective voices, and landed on one question as a way to help demonstrate their impact – “What if the nonprofit sector did not exist?” What services would not be available? What…



Save the Date! 2017 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards

by Support Kansas City

SAVE THE DATE! Support Kansas City invites you to SAVE THE DATE for the 8th Annual Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards Tuesday, April 25, 2017 4:00-5:00 PM Panel Discussion “Radical Conversations: Cultivating Common Ground” 5:00-6:00 PM Reception & Networking Kauffman Foundation Conference Center 4801 Rockhill Road, Kansas City, MO 64110 Click here to view the Save the…



The Legacy of Ewing Kauffman

by Support Kansas City

Throughout 2016, the Kauffman Foundation has marked the 100th anniversary of Ewing Kauffman’s birth. The Foundation has recalled Mr. Kauffman’s passions for education and entrepreneurship that guided a new style of philanthropy that sought to invest in bold approaches to address the root causes of complex social problems. Ewing Kauffman energized people around him, rallied…



Shared Spaces between Nonprofit Leadership Alliance and Camp Fire

by Support Kansas City

The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance has been building a talent pipeline for nearly 70 years. Since 1948, the Alliance has been working to increase its impact in the nonprofit sector by offering its nationally recognized credential, the Certified Nonprofit Professional or CNP. The Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is headquartered in Kansas City, Missouri for many reasons. Arguably,…



Nonprofit Leaders that Build Community through Storytelling

by Support Kansas City

In April, Support Kansas City convened a panel of expert nonprofit reviewers to select the “Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership” award winners.  This is a key part of our annual celebration of nonprofit organizations that show leadership through governance, accountability and transparency.  Our event included a panel discussion on the topic of Building Community Through Storytelling:…