• Pamela and Daniel Williams

    Pamela and Daniel Williams Make $400,000 Estate Gift to School of Nursing

    Pamela and Daniel Williams have devoted their careers to the healthcare industry.


  • Jeannie Cheatham

    Queen of Kansas City Blues Leaves Legacy

    Blues great enhances Marr Sound Archive with the gift of her music royalties and copyrights.


  • Members of Girls in Tech with Malala

    An Enduring Vision Supports Special Education

    Gwen Speyer worked in special education from the end of World War II until her retirement.


  • Rachael Townsend

    Osher Scholarships enable students to return for degree,

    Osher Scholarship recipient, Rachael Townsend, finds success with degree completion.


Growing Resources for Learning.
Enhancing Opportunities for Life.

At UMKC Foundation, we aim to consistently deliver impressive returns to those who invest in this university - returns that have true and lasting impact right here in this community. That impact is delivered through the three primary activities of UMKC: teaching, research and service. Collectively, we will continue to grow by taking our community's generous philanthropy and turning it into meaningful action and solid results.