Feature Stories

 

2014

School of Computing and Engineering announces new continuing ed space 

Gift to give dental students experience with chairside imaging 

William T. Kemper Foundation gives KCUR matching challenge funds 

School of Computing and Engineering gets student collaboration space

Baum gift fills critical gap at UMKC

$500,000 gift to UMKC Conservatory endows scholarship in jazz studies

 

2013

The Campaign for UMKC announces $5 million gift

UMKC Foundation sets record for gifts in 2012-13

Gift from Jerry and Patty Reece funds School of Education scholarships

With $320,000 grant, KCUR creates community engagement team

Matching challenges to create new pool of endowed scholarships

Betsey Solberg discusses hopes and challenges for the new fundraising year

Cloud L. Cray Foundation awards $425,000 to UMKC School of Education

Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation pledges $20 million for UMKC Downtown Arts Campus

$1 million gift to Bloch School of Management

School of Education to offer certificate in culturally responsive teaching

 

2012

Atterbury Family gives gift in support of The Campaign for UMKC

Regnier Family Foundations give $3 million to UMKC

UMKC Foundation completes the university’s best fundraising year

Nichols Family, Foundation pledge total of $1.25 million to UMKC

Sosland Family pledges $1.5 million to UMKC School of Education

 

2011

Thomas and Vina Hyde pledge $6 million to UMKC

Henry W. Bloch provides the largest outright gift in UMKC’s history

Campaign Committee formed

The Campaign for UMKC