"We're not trying to develop major league players. We're trying to develop major league citizens."— Coach Cle Ross, Kansas City Urban Youth Academy baseball program coordinator
Stories and insights that underscore the essential role of education and entrepreneurship in empowering all people to shape their futures, create vibrant communities, and grow an inclusive economy.
In a district with only 6 percent black business owners, Chanel Scales lives out her entrepreneurial journey with the support of the MORTAR family as a brick-and-mortar business owner in the heart of Cincinnati’s Over the Rhine neighborhood.
Matthew Condon, a long-time entrepreneur in the health industry and champion of business in Kansas City, joins the Kauffman Foundation Board of Trustees.
The damaging impact of the current government shutdown on entrepreneurship will far-outlast its record-setting duration.
You might have to intentionally look beneath all the rethinking, reimagining, frustration, and setbacks of 2018 to see progress, but it was there. The sparks of progress were lit, and kept burning, by some uncommon folks.
Ewing Marion Kauffman believed every person has the opportunity to be uncommon and take risks to achieve success.