• Conservatory strategic investment for UMKC

    UMKC Committed to Development and Success of Downtown Campus

    Missouri's Campus for the Performing Arts Pursues New Matching Funds.


  • UMKC SCE Primed for Growth

    Sunderland Commits Significant Support to UMKC SCE

    Investing in UMKC and Kansas City's future.


  • Tom and Henry Bloch

    Tom Bloch Steps Up as Foundation Chair

    With ties to UMKC's past, Tom Bloch looks to the future.


  • Margaret and Charles Athey

    Musical Romance Leads to Legacy

    Margaret and Charles Athey give back to endow scholarship at UMKC Conservatory.


  • Nelson Sabates, MD and Peter Koulen, PhD

    Vision Research Center Plays Critical Role

    Vision Research Center focuses on improving treatment of eye disease.


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.