Grants List

Police Foundation of Kansas City

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 1/4/2017  |   Approved Amount: $10,000

Support for the "A Call for Backup" Annual Dinner in Kansas City, Missouri, February 24, 2017.

Rose Brooks Center, Inc.

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 1/4/2017  |   Approved Amount: $10,000

Support for the 30th Anniversary Cabaret in Kansas City, Missouri, March 5, 2017.

Greater Kansas City Sports Foundation

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 1/4/2017  |   Approved Amount: $5,000

Support for the WIN for KC 2017 Annual Luncheon in Kansas City, Missouri, February 1, 2017.

Metropolitan Arts Council of Greater Kansas City

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 1/4/2017  |   Approved Amount: $5,000

Support for the 14th Annual Awards Luncheon in Kansas City, Missouri, February 23, 2017.

The New School

New York, NY  |   Approved Date: 1/3/2017  |   Approved Amount: $420,000

Support to design and launch new entrepreneurship support programs while maintaining low-cost access to underrepresented minority entrepreneurs.

Nesta Enterprises Limited

San Francisco, CA  |   Approved Date: 1/3/2017  |   Approved Amount: $219,387

Support to develop higher-quality evidence on entrepreneurship support with an end goal of working with policymakers to improve the effectiveness of support for entrepreneurs.

Kauffman Scholars, Inc.

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 12/12/2016  |   Approved Amount: $14,000,000

Support Kauffman Scholars 2017 operations to help low-income students in Kansas City, Missouri and Kansas City, Kansas prepare for and complete a postsecondary degree.

Greater Kansas City Community Foundation & Affiliated Trusts

Kansas City, MO  |   Approved Date: 12/12/2016  |   Approved Amount: $3,000,000

Support to continue the collaboratively-funded Early Childhood Education Access Fund to increase quality of and/or access to early childhood education opportunities for low-income families and children of color in the six-county Kansas City metropolitan area.

Arizona State University Foundation for a New American University

Tempe, AZ  |   Approved Date: 12/12/2016  |   Approved Amount: $245,477

Support to convene a cohort of entrepreneurship support organizations to engage in a design thinking process to design and prototype new initiatives to improve inclusion and diversity outcomes.

Biostl

St Louis, MO  |   Approved Date: 12/9/2016  |   Approved Amount: $420,000

Support for the establishment of a collective impact model comprised of entrepreneur support organizations in St. Louis, Missouri, working collaboratively to reduce barriers to entrepreneurship for women and other minority entrepreneurs.