Support the expansion of Education Cities' network of 31 city-based organizations dedicated to improving public education across the country.
Support for the (1) Amp Up re-accelerator program and (2) sponsorship of the annual Kansas City Business Mentoring Awards luncheon in Overland Park, Kansas, November 29, 2017.
Support to develop a scorecard tool, report and dataset to identify which venture capital firms are most supportive of women entrepreneurs.
Support for the implementation of the project-based learning teaching model at Apache Innovative Elementary School.
Develop and implement an accelerator program during 2017 that provides education, job skills and other training in the garment and fashion industry to women in the Kansas City area who are considered “at risk” because of their income, education level, susceptibility to crime, and/or other status as a charitable class.
Support for the Summit on Access, Persistence, and Completion for Under-represented Populations in Kansas City, Missouri, September 15, 2017.
Support for a convening of legislators from multiple states in Kansas City, Missouri, July 10-12, 2017 to discuss school choice and charter school policies.
Support the redesign of the environmental science curriculum at Turner High School over the 2017-2019 school years to transform instructional methods and improve academic achievement in science.
Support for the ScaleUp program to increase staff capacity, improve marketing to underserved entrepreneurs, and enable ScaleUp to offer the added curriculum to help train business finance skills through the ProfitCents software program.
Support for the West Coast Research Symposium and Doctoral Consortium on Technology Entrepreneurship for the years 2017-2019.