• James B. Nutter Sr.

    $25,000 gift funds classroom simulation training for School of Education students

    Gift from Bert Berkley will bring TeachLivE to UMKC for spring semester, allowing education students to practice teaching methods in a virtual environment before they enter a classroom.

  • Bloch Executive Hall

    $100,000 gift from Goppert Foundation establishes scholarship endowment

    The gift to the Henry W. Bloch School of Management will be matched by the Marion and Henry Bloch Family Foundation through a program that has so far helped establish more than 30 new scholarships.

  • Murray Blackwelder

    UMKC Foundation president honored with fundraising award

    The local chapter of the Association of Fundraising Professionals names Murray Blackwelder 2014 Outstanding Fundraising Professional.

  • Steven P. Norris

    UMKC Foundation names Steven P. Norris as new president

    The UMKC alumnus, who comes to the foundation from the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center, will begin his duties at UMKC in January.