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    Thursday, March 15, 2018
    “Raise The Woof” Animal Shelter Organizers Announce The Kansas City Campus for Animal Care (KCCAC); KC Pet Project to Manage Campus Operations___________________________________________________________KC Parks Board approves Cooperative Agreement; Summer Groundbreaking Targeted in Swope Park at Elmwood and Gregory ___________________________________________________________  Kansas City, MO: ...read more
    Categories: Good News
    Tuesday, March 13, 2018
    Kansas City, MO, March 13, 2018: The Charlotte Street Foundation is excited to announce the selection of Rashawn Griffin as the Charlotte Street Fellow of the Art Omi International Artists Residency Program for the summer of 2018. Additionally, Charlotte Street congratulates recent Charlotte Street Visual Artist Fellow Jillian Youngbird for being awarded the 2018 recipient of the Byron C. Cohen ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Friday, March 09, 2018
    On behalf of the Association for Strategic Planning and the Nonprofit Center for Excellence, the iBossWell team invites nonprofit executives, board members, and strategic planning consultants who work in the nonprofit space to participate in a survey of planning practices in the nonprofit sector. ASP and its academic partners, University of Arkansas, Fayetteville and Regis University, Denver, are ...read more
    Categories: Papers/Research
    Friday, March 09, 2018
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (March 9, 2018) – The Model United Nations team from Johnson County Community College (JCCC) received an Outstanding Delegation and Delegates’ Choice award, as well as two honorable mention awards, at the 2018 Midwest Model United Nations Conference.   The conference took place from Feb. 20-24 at the Sheraton Westport Chalet in St. Louis, Mo. The JCCC team portrayed France ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, March 06, 2018
    KANSAS CITY, MO. — March 1, 2018 — The Ferrell Family & Ferrell Capital — Elizabeth J. & James E. Ferrell; Kathryn Ferrell Banks & David Banks; and Pamela A. Breuckmann — have been selected to be the 2018 Beth K. Smith Award recipients. As the 9th recipient(s) of the award, the aforementioned will receive the distinguished honor at the Women’s Employment Network (WEN) Annual Luncheon on April 4th ...read more
    Categories: Good News, Human Interest, Press Release
    Thursday, March 01, 2018
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. (March 1, 2018) – Johnson County Community College (JCCC) will host a team of peer reviewers representing the Higher Learning Commission (HLC) from April 30 to May 2 as part of a standard evaluation. The HLC is one of six regional institutional accreditors in the U.S. for degree-granting post-secondary educational institutions. JCCC has been accredited by the HLC since ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release
    Tuesday, February 27, 2018
    Children International has opened a new community center and youth resource center in the Philippines. Together, the new centers will provide life-changing benefits to 7,000 children and youth living in poverty. The community center and youth resource center, which make up the new Daraga community campus, were inaugurated on February 22. The community center features a medical clinic, dental ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Good News
    Monday, February 26, 2018
    Kansas City, MO, February 26, 2018: The Charlotte Street Foundation is proud to announce the three recipients of the 2018 Visual Artist Awards, as well as the two recipients of the 2018 Generative Performing Artist Awards. Winners of the 2018 Visual Artist Awards are Marie McInerney, Jarrett Mellenbruch and Jillian Youngbird. Winners of the 2018 Generative Performing Artist Awards are Shawn Hansen ...read more
    Categories: Good News, Press Release
    Thursday, February 22, 2018
    ?News ReleaseFor Immediate ReleaseFebruary 22, 2018Crossroads High School Will Locate in Historic Thayer Building  KANSAS CITY, MO –– Crossroads Charter Schools has identified the Thayer Building at 816 Broadway as the permanent site for Crossroads High School. The Thayer Building, which dates to the late 19th Century, continues Crossroads’ tradition of converting historic properties in the heart ...read more
    Categories: Nonprofit Connect, Education, Good News, Community, Press Release, On The Move
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Health Partnership Clinic and Shawnee Mission School District Partner toAdd New School-Based Clinic in Merriam Park Elementary School  Embracing the idea that success in school starts with healthy learners, Health Partnership Clinic (HPC) recently added a new federally qualified, school-based health center at Merriam Park Elementary School, 6100 Mastin St., in Merriam, Kan. The new site is ...read more
    Categories: Good News
    Tuesday, February 20, 2018
    Health Partnership Clinic’s Website Gets Extreme Makeover  Health Partnership Clinic (HPC) announced recently that it has officially launched its new and improved website, hpcks.org. The new site features a fresh, modern design, more relevant user-friendly content and simpler navigation. HPC’s mission is to provide quality, accessible and affordable health care to Johnson, Miami and Franklin ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, February 19, 2018
    Kansas City, MO (February 19, 2018) Depression, anxiety and stress are issues that can affect anyone regardless of their socioeconomic status. However, kids in poverty are particularly vulnerable given the adversity they face on a daily basis. Identifying this concern, Children International has partnered with Turning Point: A Community Resource of The University of Kansas Health System to ...read more
    Categories: Press Release
    Monday, February 05, 2018
    KANSAS CITY, Missouri (February 5, 2018) – The Bacchus Foundation Board of Directors announced today that it is now accepting applications for 2018-19 beneficiaries. This year the Bacchus Foundation is looking to partner with a local charitable organization that is focused on social services aiding children. For the last 63 years, The Bacchus Foundation has helped support area charities through a ...read more
    Categories: Funding Opportunity, Press Release