• James B. Nutter Sr.

    James B. Nutter gives School of Medicine $750,000

    Gift will establish a named professorship in diabetes and endocrine studies. Professorship will be named for James and Annabel Nutter and Dr. Harry Jonas, former dean of the School of Medicine.

  • Julia Irene Kauffman with foundation leaders

    UMKC Foundation honors Julia Irene Kauffman at its annual Award of Distinction dinner

    The civic leader and arts benefactor is honored for her dedication to UMKC, Kansas City and the arts.

  • rendering Downtown Arts Campus

    Downtown Arts Campus crosses $30 million threshold

    Eight new gifts totaling $5.6 million bring UMKC within reach of requesting state matching funds for the long dreamed of arts campus.

  • students on campus

    UMKC Foundation sets another donation record

    For a second consecutive year the UMKC Foundation accepted a record number of gifts during the 2013-14 fiscal year. The gifts netted $40.12 million for UMKC.