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2018 Internship Program

Kansas City, Missouri

The Kauffman Foundation Internship program will engage a diverse group of 15-20 college students (undergraduate and graduate level) in a paid summer internship experience with three components: meaningful project work, civic engagement and professional development.

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Kauffman Foundation Annual Learning Report 2017

The 2017 Annual Learning Report from the Kauffman Foundation synthesizes the key themes we see across the lessons that have been generated from grant reports, external evaluations and staff presentations to the Board of Trustees.
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Kauffman Foundation Nonprofit Effectiveness Report 2017

The goal of the Kauffman Foundation’s KC Civic Nonprofit Effectiveness funding area is to strengthen nonprofits through services provided to them by quality intermediary organizations. These intermediaries provide services designed to build nonprofit capacity and efficiencies so that nonprofit organizations can, in turn, better serve community needs.
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Cross-program Initiatives

We support large-scale initiatives that complement the Foundation's core Education and Entrepreneurship work.
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U.S. Census Bureau's Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs

The Annual Survey of Entrepreneurs provides a timely, more frequent socio-economic portrait of the nation’s employer businesses by gender, ethnicity, race and veteran status.
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4 Key Lessons to be Better Grantmakers

The Kauffman Foundation’s first Learning Report distills lessons learned to scale impact for grantees.
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Building a Ladder of Opportunity

Kauffman Scholars Inc. is helping build a ladder to an inclusive prosperity for more than 1,000 young Americans.
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Creating a Future We Can't See

How do we engage in a community-wide “think,” which provides access for all voices, values all voices, and works toward a stronger future together?
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Giving Entrepreneurs a Voice in State Policy

The Kauffman Foundation selects six entrepreneur support organizations to form the first-ever Entrepreneurs’ Policy Network, an alliance of organizations that will bring the voices of entrepreneurs to policy debates at the state level.
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