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Shared Voices: The Digital Poorhouse

by Jack Smithey

Virginia Eubanks, author of Automating Inequality: How High-Tech Tools Profile, Police and Punish the Poor, was the keynote speaker for Support KC’s 2018 Excellence in Nonprofit Leadership Awards this summer.  As an Associate Professor of Political Science at the University of Albany, SUNY, Eubanks writes at the intersections of technology and social justice and has emerged…



Shared Services: Understanding Revenue Streams

by Jack Smithey

The money is in the bank, the pledge is secured, the silent auction exceeded your expectations – is it time to relax?  Not quite.  You still need to make sure the revenue is flowing into the right categories in order to paint a clear financial picture of your organization. Think of reporting revenue as a Paint-By-Numbers kit.  Nonprofit revenues…



Shared Spaces: Center for Urban Enterprise

by Support Kansas City

This proposed project – referred to as the Center for Urban Enterprise (CUE) is scheduled to open in November 2018. It involves the repurposing of a vacant industrial building that buffers the residential section from a light manufacturing section of Kansas City’s Westside South Neighborhood. The adaptive reuse of this facility will create the region’s…



Over 20 years in the Making: The FASB Non-Profit Accounting Standard Update

by Support Kansas City

The new Financial Accounting Standards Board (FASB) Accounting Standards Update (ASU) 2016-14 is effective for fiscal years starting after December 15, 2017. This new standard addresses a nonprofits’ ability to tell their story through transparent financial reporting, improving upon and changing existing rules which had not been updated in 23 years. This new ASU affects…



Shared Voices: The Mission Project

by Support Kansas City

Fourteen years ago, a group of six committed parents who believed their children could live independent, healthy and meaningful lives founded The Mission Project, a nonprofit organization that enables adults with developmental disabilities, such as Down syndrome and autism, to live and work on their own with individualized support. For those of us in the…



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…