Shadow Day matches college students interested in the sector with local nonprofit professionals for a day of learning and networking. The event allows undergraduate and graduate students to experience a workday in their dream job and develop connections in the nonprofit community.
Last year, over 120 students from 20 local colleges and universities participated in Shadow Day. You want to be a part of this event!
Shadow Day 2019
Friday, October 18 | 8:30 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Kauffman Foundation Conference Center in Kansas City
For College Students
Are you college student ready to change the world with a nonprofit career? Shadow Day gives you the ultimate head start! This event allows undergraduate and graduate students to learn and network with local nonprofit professionals in the Kansas City area.
Shadow Day kicks off with a networking breakfast, includes a young professionals panel, and continues as students follow along their host's workday.
Choose your Nonprofit Host
Once you have registered for Shadow Day, Nonprofit Connect will email you a link to choose the top 5 Nonprofit Hosts you'd like to shadow from the list below. Every effort will be made to match you with one of your choices. Remember to consider both the role and organization when selecting.
*Indicates that this Host will offer the opportunity to meet with other staff or departments in the organization.
Director, Legislative Advocacy and Fund Development
Goodwill of Western Missouri & Eastern Kansas
Vice President of Finance and Administration
MOCSA (Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault)
Director of Operations
St. Andrew's Episcopal Church & HJ's Youth and Community Center