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    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
    Friday, February 16, 2018
    Heidi Wooten joins SAFEHOME in February as the Chief Executive Officer.  Wooten has over 33 years’ experience in the Child Welfare and Mental Health industry. She has a diverse background in executive management, program implementation, advocacy, fundraising and marketing. Prior to SAFEHOME, Wooten was the Chief Development and Marketing Officer at KidsTLC. She oversaw the agency’s Street Outreach ...read more
    Categories: On The Move
    Thursday, February 08, 2018
    OVERLAND PARK, Kan. – The Johnson County Community College Foundation has received a $2 million gift from Drs. David and Mary Zamierowski, Overland Park, for the college’s largest facilities project in its history. The Zamierowskis join other individuals and organizations in supporting the project’s challenge lead gift of $10 million by the Sunderland Foundation.   “This gift is intended to fund ...read more
    Categories: Good News, 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: Press Release, Funding Opportunity
    Friday, February 02, 2018
    As a lead agency providing child welfare services on behalf of the state, KVC Kansas is intimately involved in helping vulnerable children and families. KVC is a nonprofit that consists of over 750 talented Kansas social workers, therapists, family support workers and other professionals. On any given day, the KVC Kansas team helps care for thousands of children who have experienced abuse, ...read more
    Categories: Political, Community, Press Release, Human Interest
    Thursday, February 01, 2018
    Kansas City, MO – Nonprofit Connect is thrilled to announce the 2018 Philanthropy Awards Honorees.  Tom Isenberg, John Isenberg and Carol Barnett will be honored as the Philanthropists of the Year, H&R Block as the Business Philanthropist of the Year, Jeffrey Bentley as the Nonprofit Professional of the Year and Kevin Connor as the Volunteer of the Year.   Nonprofit Connect will also honor Randy ...read more
    Categories: Good News, Nonprofit Connect
    Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    January 26, 2018– Olathe, Kansas. In November of 2017, KidsTLC began a formal search process for a new CEO to lead the organization into the future and allow KidsTLC to continue providing nationally recognized services for the most vulnerable children and their families. The process included outreach to over 400 highly successful industry executives. Ultimately, six candidates were selected for ...read more
    Categories: Press Release, Good News
    Tuesday, January 30, 2018
    FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEM&C Copywriting Team Continues to Grow in 2018[Kansas City, Mo., January 2018 –] Lis Schumacher recently joined the M&C team as a Copywriter.Lis earned degrees in Political Science and Psychology, as well as a minor and certification in Nonprofit Leadership, at Rockhurst University. In college, she interned with Operation Breakthrough and the Boy Scouts Heart of America ...read more
    Categories: Good News, Press Release, On The Move
    Friday, January 26, 2018
    Kansas City, MO — Kansas City nonprofit HALO is hosting its 13th Annual ArtReach Auction Event at The Brass on Baltimore (1228 Baltimore Ave. Kansas City, MO 64105) on Fri., Feb. 23, 2018, from 6:30 p.m. – 11 p.m. Honorary Co-Chairs are Bryan & Jody Albers. The Diamond Sponsor is Mariner Wealth Advisors.   As featured on CBS Evening News, the ArtReach Auction showcases artwork from orphans ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Good News
    Wednesday, January 24, 2018
    Gilda’s Club Kansas City will be collaborating with Owen/Cox Dance Group, Charlotte Street Foundation, poet Jen Harris (founder if KC Poetry Slam), and composer Stacy Busch for a multi-disciplinary production of Collective: Our Stories of Cancer. This evening-length work will provide a deep and insightful experience into life with cancer. The performance will feature original choreography by ...read more
    Categories: Community, Press Release, Good News