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2016 Oral Health Policy Conference: New Horizons in Oral Health

Missouri faces many oral health challenges – We can change that! Join oral health advocates from around the state and country for the 2016 Oral Health Policy Conference by the Missouri Coalition for Oral Health, featuring Champion Awards, networking and cutting edge presentations on oral health policy. New Horizons in Oral Health March 10 and…



2016 Missouri Poverty Summit – April 27

On April 27, 2016 the Missourians to End Poverty Coalition will be hosting a statewide poverty summit at the Capitol Plaza Hotel in Jefferson City. The summit will provide an overview of poverty in Missouri, speakers including Dr. Tiffany Anderson, and a panel discussion sharing rural and urban approaches to addressing poverty. The poverty summit…



CommunityKC: Connecting projects, people, and resources

CommunityKC is an online community project mapping tool designed to help organizations: Connect with each other Identify potential partners Become informed of local projects and initiatives Avoid duplication of efforts Network and share information Promote the good things occurring in Kansas City   The mapping tool was launched at the 2015 Community Development Workshop. Read…



What’s New with Salesforce!

Three times a year, spring, summer and winter, Salesforce releases a new batch of innovative features for new and existing Salesforce systems. Many of these features become automatically accessible when the updates are launched, although you may not notice many of them in your day to day usage.  Most of the updates in the just-launched…



Applications are now open for 2016 UMB Big Bash Grant

Attention Kansas City-area nonprofits: UMB Big Bash has issued a request for proposals from organizations hoping to be the 2016-2017 beneficiary! After five incredible years selecting two beneficiaries annually, they’re changing things up. Beginning with the 2016 event, they will select one beneficiary every year. That organization will receive a minimum of $75,000 in grants…



The Pryor Center for Leadership and Development Meeting Space

The Pryor Center for Leadership Development offers a variety of services to help serve your needs. Although the building houses two leadership programs and two community services, you can reserve the building for your next organizational meeting or event. Please review the below information to learn more about each of the four meeting rooms they…



Johnson County Christmas Bureau – Festival of Trees

The Johnson County Christmas Bureau is presenting this year’s Festival of Trees at the Holiday Boutique, November 19-22 at the Overland Park Convention Center.  The Festival of Trees is a display of uniquely decorated holiday trees, wreaths and table arrangements available through silent auction. The JCCB is currently seeking groups or individuals interested in decorating…



Can You Build Capacity Without Defining it First?

About the SKC Community Advisory Group The SKC Community Advisory Group is a group of community leaders who meet quarterly to share ideas about improving the performance of nonprofits and provide guidance to SKC in the role we play in supporting a high performing, sustainable nonprofit community. The SKC Community Advisory Group met in October.…



Programs and Studio Space for Creative Entrepreneurs

InterUrban ArtHouse will transform the Post Office in Downtown Historic Overland Park into a community center for arts and cultural studios. Phase-1a renovations include the purchase and improvements to the 10,000 square foot building to make it fully accessible. Phase-1b will include finishes to create studios, exhibition and programming space for a variety of creative…



For the benefit of the nonprofit sector everywhere, we wanted to provide resources for ways we can continue to operate and grow within this era. And once social distancing begins to fade, what lessons can we take from this to improve our operations permanently. Come back often for more updates.