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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.

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 ...

Students Tackle Graffiti in Washington Wheatly

It was a recent chilly December afternoon when four middle schoolers met up with the CRT Graffiti Abatement team and LISC at 26th and Indiana in Kansas City, Missouri for an experiential field trip on graffiti abatement. "This was an incredible experience for my students,” said Ms. Hand. “They made my students feel like an ...