Supporters

We are grateful for the support from individuals, corporations and foundations who stand by us as we work to impact meaningful change.

2019 Annual Event Sponsors

Presenting Sponsors
Bank of America

Platinum Sponsors
Black & Veatch
Claire Giannini Fund
Enid and Crosby Kemper Foundation, UMB Bank, n.a., Trustee

Pearl Sponsors
American Century Investments
Catherine & David Brain
Millie & Mike Brown
DeBruce Foundation
Euronet Worldwide, Inc.
Colleen & Joe Euteneuer
Evergy
Christy & Bill Gautreaux
Linda Jordan & Mike Shteamer
Patterson Family Foundation
Shook, Hardy & Bacon
Virginia Stowers

Amethyst Sponsors
Ash Grove Cement Company
Association for Women Lawyers of Greater Kansas City
Bank Midwest
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City
Burns & McDonnell
Cargill
Change Agents 007
Cathy Dean, Sandra Schermerhorn & Sherri Wattenbarger
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Karen and Mike Herman
Kiewit
Lawrence D. Starr Charitable Foundation
Light Around the World Foundation
Lockton
McDonnell Foundation, Inc.
Ogletree Deakins
Sprint
State Street
UMB Financial Corporation

Peridot Sponsors
G. Kenneth and Ann Baum Philanthropic Fund
Kathy Bussing
Commerce Bank
Community America Credit Union
Country Club Bank
Dairy Farmers of America
Delta Dental
EPR Properties
Global Prairie
GlynnDevins
Halls, Kansas City
Head for the Cure Foundation
Henderson Engineers, Inc.
IBC, Inc.
Jackson Lewis P.C.
JMW & Associates, LLC
Kissick Construction
KPMG US LLP
Lead Bank
Jeannette Nichols
McCownGordon Construction
Polsinelli
RSM US LLP
St. Luke’s Health System
St. Teresa’s Academy
Academic and Student Affairs-University Kansas Medical Center

Ribbon Sponsors
Marjorie Adair
Kathy Bailes
Sharon Barry
Bash & Co. Sotheby’s International Realty
Mary & Tom Bloch
BMG Advisors
BNIM
C2FO
Catalyst
CrossFirst Bank
Elisabeth DeCoursey & Jessica Lea
Wendy & Jim Doyle
ECCO Select
Economic Development Corporation of KCMO
FCI Advisors/Midwest Trust
Foley Equipment Company
Laura Fitzpatrick
Linda Hanson
Helix
Shirley & Barnett Helzberg Jr.
Dianne Hogerty
HOK
Jennifer Ingraham
Jack Stack BBQ
JE Dunn
Kansas City Southern Railway
KCUR
Alix Kumer
LMG Construction
Elizabeth & Greg Maday
Mariner Wealth Advisors
Mark One
Billie McClain
Jill McGee
Julie Nelson Meers
MONARCH Build
Lisa & Tom Murray
New Horizons Enterprises LLC
Jennifer D. Nicholson & Susie R. Meyer, Nicholson Capital Management, Inc.
Leigh Nottberg
Park University
Patti Phillips
Kelly & Mike Scanlon
Signal Theory
Technology Group Solutions
Towner Communications
Travois
Truman Medical Center
University of Missouri Kansas City
UPS
Veracity
Village Pediatrics LLC, Drs. Amanda Hostetler, Marion Pierson, and Lance Slaymaker
VMLY&R
Tricia & Lou Wade
Linda & Terry Ward
Shelley Wolff

In-Kind Partners
Evergy
IN Kansas City Magazine
Kansas City Marriott Downtown
Rebecca Durham