• UMKC Professor Finding Ways to Inspire

    Bringing the Brazilian Beat

    Donor support and friendship fuels professor's passion.


  • UMKC Provost Barbara Bichelmeyer honored by faculty and staff

    Family Legacy of Learning

    UMKC Provost Barbara Bichelmeyer honored by faculty and staff.


  • Ronald Newton

    Alumnus Starts New Scholarship as Way of Giving Back

    School of Computing and Engineering alumnus's focus on giving began in childhood.


  • Michael VanDillen

    Room to Breathe - And Succeed

    Scholarship gives medical student advantage for the win.


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.