Category Archive for: News

Support KC Appoints Three New Board Members

by Jack Smithey

MISSION, KS, July 12, 2018 — Support Kansas City, Inc. (Support KC) is pleased to announce the appointment of three new members to its Board of Directors.  Joining the board are Sean Brough, Senior Manager at Protiviti; Jeremy Davis, Economic Development Manager at Metropolitan Community College; and Tracy Hale, CEO of Youth Volunteer Corps. “The…



Awards, Abundance and Leadership

by Jack Smithey

Congratulations to FIRE Foundation, MOCSA and Harvesters! Each year Support KC hosts the Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards. And, each year I’m always inspired by our award winners.  FIRE Foundation, MOCSA and Harvesters exemplify a commitment and passion to and for their mission.  These organizations embody a commitment to excellence in accountability, transparency and governance.…



Mission Ready Mondays

by Support Kansas City

New in 2018, SupportKC and Shipley Communications are teaming up to bring SKC Clients “Mission Ready Mondays”! Mission Ready Mondays will be held monthly and are limited to five participants. These workshops will help SKC Clients solve problems and find opportunities for success. The sessions will take a deep dive into fundraising, grant management, reporting,…



Shared Services: Does your website promote online giving?

by Support Kansas City

In today’s increasingly digital world, organizations should be seeking out and testing effective ways to cultivate donors online. There are numerous paths to implementing online marketing and donor engagement strategies. Here are a few simple questions you can ask to start assessing your readiness to dive into digital fundraising. Is our website mobile friendly? How…



All Things Annual

by Support Kansas City

All Things Annual Nonprofit leaders are faced with numerous responsibilities throughout the year to keep board, staff, constituents, funders and other community stakeholders informed about how their organizations are achieving their missions. From developing an annual budget to creating an annual report, Support Kanas City can help by working with nonprofit partners to develop tools…



Financial Data You Can Trust & Assessing Your Organization’s Financial Health

by Support Kansas City

Are you a financial leader in your organization? Chances are YES! In 2017 Support Kansas City has explored the topic of Financial Leadership through several Coffee Cup Conversations presentations to our clients. During these sessions we have discussed what it means to be a financial leader and provided tools for leadership and financial development of…