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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
$23 Million Raised to Date in Support of New Exhibits, Programs and Education INDEPENDENCE, Mo. – The Harry S. Truman Library and Museum is launching a significant renovation of its facilities and programs. This is the Truman Library’s first major renovation in more than 20 years and the largest since the museum opened its doors in 1957. This $25-million project is planned to coincide with the ...read more
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo., June 18, 2019 – Children’s Mercy Kansas City is once again recognized as one of the nation’s top pediatric hospitals, according to U.S. News & World Report’s 2019-2020 “Best Children’s Hospitals” report. For the fifth year in a row, Children’s Mercy is listed with the best in the country in 10 out of 10 pediatric specialties included in the survey. Children’s Mercy is among an ...read more
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Tuesday, June 18, 2019
Teleangé Thomas Director of Candid Midwestteleange.thomas@candid.org (216) 861-1933 Kansas City, MO June 18, 2019— On Thursday, June 13, Candid hosted a kick-off event at the Kansas City Public Library to introduce the Nonprofit Startup Assessment Tool (NPSAT). Members of the community and nonprofit representatives were able to see a live demonstration of the tool, attend the complimentary ...read more
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Monday, June 17, 2019
The Missouri Humanities Council (MHC) has awarded a grant of $1,755 to Wornall/Majors House Museums in support of the project, "Go West! Field Day". The MHC is the only state wide agency in Missouri devoted exclusively to humanities education for citizens of all ages. It has served as a stateaffiliate of the National Endowment for the Humanities since 1971.  Go West! Field Day, on September 27, ...read more
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Thursday, June 13, 2019
Kansas City, MO (June 7, 2019) – McCownGordon Construction celebrates the 20th anniversary of its founding in 2019. To mark this milestone and celebrate its success, the company moved into its new corporate headquarters building and refreshed its brand by unveiling a new logo to carry the firm into the next 20 years and beyond. “We were founded in Kansas City and are committed to growing here. Our ...read more
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Thursday, June 13, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Missouri (June 13, 2019) – The Bacchus Foundation is excited to announce another successful year of fundraising benefiting Community LINC of Kansas City. With the ongoing support of generous sponsors including Lifted Spirits, Baron BMW, Fidel’s Cigars, Hitched Floral, several others, and the entire Kansas City community, the 2019 Bacchus Ball was a night to remember and, most ...read more
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Monday, June 10, 2019
To view the full article, click here: https://www.kshb.com/news/local-news/big-slick-kc-raise-2-5-million-in-2019-for-childrens-mercy Credit to KSHB.    KANSAS CITY, Mo. — Big Slick 10 raised more than $2.5 million over the weekend to benefit Children's Mercy Hospital. The idea, which started as a poker tournament organized by Rob Riggle a decade ago, got support early on from fellow Kansas ...read more
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Tuesday, May 28, 2019
MISSION, Kan. (May 24, 2019)   - Support Kansas City, Inc. (Support KC) is pleased to announce that Christy Cubbage, has been selected as the new Chief Financial Officer of the organization.   Christy is a licensed CPA with expertise in public accounting serving small and mid-size entrepreneurial clients, including nonprofit organizations in Kansas and Missouri. Christy's experience includes ...read more
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Thursday, May 02, 2019
May 2, 2019 — Park University is proud of its enduring relationship with the U.S. military — one that has lasted since World War I when the University accepted young men who enlisted in the U.S. Army’s Student Army Training Corps. Making higher education easy for service members to navigate is an essential way for Park us to serve those who serve our country. That’s why the University has ...read more
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Thursday, March 21, 2019
March 21, 2019 — When Park University’s Fall 2019 semester starts on Monday, Aug. 19, it will offer three new degree options, including a Master of Arts in National Security Studies, a Bachelor of Music in Audio Engineering and a cybersecurity concentration in the Bachelor of Science Information and Computer Science program. In addition, the University has added three graduate certificates and ...read more
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