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Announcing the 2018 Thrive Honorees

On October 11th at the Scottish Rite Temple, we will celebrate the great work community leaders and organizations are making to revitalize our city’s neighborhoods. Join us as we celebrate the Thrive honorees that work tirelessly every day to make Kansas City a place where neighborhoods and families thrive.

Hallmark Artists Brighten Up Neighborhoods

When some of Hallmark’s most creative minds decided to use their talents to give back to the community, they reached out to Greater Kansas City LISC for ideas. The result is a unique, colorful collaboration that enhances the exteriors of vacant homes and improves the safety and marketability of the neighborhoods.

Historic Number of Neighborhood Projects Receive Funding

A program focusing on sex trafficking education and awareness in Northeast KCK is one of 37 projects awarded funding at the recent Neighborhoods Rising Funds awards breakfast. A partnership between Greater Kansas City LISC and Community Capital Fund, NRF annually provides grants up to $3,000 for community-driven and neighborhood-led revitalization projects and initiatives in ...