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News for Good NewsThursday, October 19, 2017For Immediate Release Additional Information Attached National Headquarters Veterans Voices Writing Project, Inc.Publishers of Veterans’ Voices Magazine VETERANS VOICES WRITING PROJECT CELEBRATES71 YEARS OF HELPING ...read moreCategories: Good News, Press ReleaseThursday, October 19, 2017Park University announces that Rachel Jones Bonikowski has been hired as the manager of special events. Jones Bonikowski began her duties on Oct. 9. As the special events manager, Jones Bonikowski is responsible for planning and staging the University’s signature events, and ensures that meetings and other events are effectively coordinated and scheduled. The position, a part of the ...read moreCategories: Education, Good News, Nonprofit Connect, On The Move, Press ReleaseTuesday, October 10, 2017Kristi Macaluso joins the Giving the Basics Board of Directors Kristi Macaluso's passion for the Kansas City community helped her to make the decision to join the Giving the Basics boar of directors. We are thrilled to add Kristi to our board! Her expertise and talent will help forward the Giving the Basics mission. Kristi was named Vice President, Human Resources in May 2015. She is ...read moreCategories: Nonprofit Connect, Human Interest, Good News, Community, Press Release, On The MoveTuesday, September 26, 2017KANSAS CITY, Mo. — The YMCA of Greater Kansas City appointed Angie Williams as senior vice president of member engagement and a member of the senior leadership team.Williams brings more than 20 years of experience working for YMCAs in executive and membership operations. In her position at the YMCA of Greater Kansas City, Williams leads member engagement strategies and organizational ...read moreCategories: Good News, Press Release, On The MoveThursday, September 21, 2017Outreach International is moving its headquarters from Independence to Kansas City's Crossroads Arts District. CEO Kevin Prine toured more than a dozen buildings throughout the area before finding the right space that embraced the nonprofit's culture – smart, energetic and innovative, he said. And First Fridays, with the nearby art galleries and event spaces, will only drive foot traffic. To ...read moreCategories: On The Move, Press Release, Good NewsWednesday, September 20, 2017Kansas City, MO —The Health Care Foundation of Greater Kansas City (HCF) has awarded eight nonprofit organizations a total of $371,000 in applicant defined grants (ADG) during the month of August. HCF reviewed 17 proposals totaling $786,173 for this funding round. The following grants were awarded in August 2017:AgencyAmountDescriptionBaptist-Trinity Lutheran Legacy Foundation$50,000To ...read moreCategories: Press Release, Good NewsAvila University Launches New Tuition Pricing Model - The Avila Promise Offers Clarity, TransparencyTuesday, September 19, 2017Kansas City, Mo. (Sept. 5, 2017) – Avila University today announced an exciting new tuition pricing model as part of The Avila Promise – an intentional effort by the University to bring clarity and transparency to students and families as they navigate college planning. During a special announcement to students, faculty and staff, University President Ron Slepitza, Ph.D., CSJA, shared the four ...read moreCategories: Economic, Education, Good News, Community, Press ReleaseThursday, February 09, 2017KANSAS CITY, KAN. —? For the second year in a row, Unbound has been named a gold winner at the SMCKC AMPS Awards. The AMPS Awards are presented by the Social Media Club of Kansas City, the most active of Social Media Club Global's nearly 350 chapters worldwide. The awards, which are named for the word "amplify," honor excellence in social media throughout Greater Kansas City. Unbound took ...read moreCategories: Good News, Community, Press Release