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UMKC Alumnus Is Helping First-Generation Students Achieve Their Dreams

Alvin Brooks (B.A. ’59, M.A. ’73), Kansas City’s very own civil rights hero shares his feelings about UMKC and giving back. (more…)

Women’s Council Helps Generations of Women Fulfill Their Dreams at UMKC

More than $98,000 awarded to 69 recipients to support post-graduate work

The UMKC Women’s Council held its annual reception to celebrate this year’s Graduate Assistance Fund awardees. (more…)

Your Impact In Action: 2023 Appreciation Report

The future we are shaping removes barriers to unlocking potential and gives students the opportunity to live their dreams. Read the full 2023 Appreciation Report to learn more.

End of year giving information

While the UMKC campus is closed during Winter Break, Monday, Dec. 25 through Monday, Jan. 1, it’s still easy to make a year-end gift by observing the following guidelines.

Sizemore Scholarship, Instrument Donation Keep Music Playing

UMKC Conservatory students benefit from family’s generous gifts

Katrinka Sizemore’s mother remembers that her daughter was so determined to play an instrument as a young child, that Katrinka convinced her aunt to give Katrinka her piano. (more…)

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