Category Archive for: Nonprofit

Increasing Kansas City’s Board Diversity

by Jack Smithey

BoardSource’s Leading with Intent research continues to show how we are failing to increase board diversity.  Anne Wallestead, BoardSource’s President and CEO writes “BoardSource is unapologetic about our belief in the importance of board diversity, not just because we believe diverse perspectives help boards operate more effectively but because we understand the very real risks a…



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.…



Save the Date! 2018 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards

by Support Kansas City

SAVE THE DATE! Support Kansas City invites you to SAVE THE DATE for the 9th Annual Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards Thursday, June 28, 2018 4:00-5:30 PM Keynote Speaker and Author, Virginia Fairbanks “Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police, and Punish the Poor” 5:30-6:00 PM Awards Presentation 6:00-7:00 PM Reception Rockhurst University, Predro Arrupe, S.J.…



Call for Nominations –
2018 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards

by Support Kansas City

Support Kansas City is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2018 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards. Are you part of an amazing nonprofit that deserves recognition in our community?  Big or small, if your nonprofit is a shining example of strong leadership and quality nonprofit practices, nominate your deserving agency for the Excellence…



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…



Call for Nominations – 2017 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards

by Support Kansas City

Support Kansas City is pleased to announce the call for nominations for the 2017 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards. It is part of our mission to promote best practices for nonprofits throughout our community. This award helps identify and honor those effective nonprofit organizations who demonstrate strong leadership on both a staff and board level.…