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Linda and George Robbins

Love of Music Becomes Legacy of Education

George and Linda Robbins turned their lifetime love of music into a legacy of music education and healing – and they did it the smart way by taking advantage of matching funds and using tax codes to their advantage. (more…)

Bringing the Brazilian Beat

Bráulio Bosi loves sharing his passion and heritage with a wide range of people throughout Kansas City.


Ronald Newton

Alumnus Starts New Scholarship as Way of Giving Back

Ronald Newton (B.S. ’96) believes in consistent hard work and in supporting his community.


Bichelmeyer receives award

A Family Legacy of Learning

The Kansas City Bichelmeyer family often does things in a big way. (more…)

Room to Breathe – And Succeed

Fourth year UMKC medical student, Michael VanDillen, loves to work hard, a must for students in the UMKC School of Medicine. (more…)

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