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Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund


Hall Family Foundation and Sunderland Foundation partner on $5M Challenge Grant; Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, United Way of Greater Kansas City, Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) and LISC Greater Kansas City Unite to Respond to Pandemic Critical Needs

LISC Greater Kansas City is proud to join the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, United Way of Greater Kansas City, and Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) to respond to the urgent needs of Greater Kansas Citians in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic.  The establishment of the Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund will focus on urgent health and human service needs, where the community needs are highest.  The Fund’s coordinating organizations set an initial goal of $10M, which has been exceeded, now totaling over $16M. 

 

Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund announces $1.7 million in fourth round of grants

6.9.2020
Today the Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund announced its forth round of grants, which provide nearly $1.7 million to 63 organizations across the Kansas City region.

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Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund announces $2.5 million in third round of grants

5.19.2020
Today the Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund announced its third round of grants, which provide nearly $2.5 million to 72 organizations across the Kansas City region.

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Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund announces $3.2 million in second round of grants

4.27.2020 
In just one month, nearly $17 million has been donated so far to the Fund with just under $6 million distributed through the first two rounds. OneKC Day of Giving, a one-day drive by dozens of Kansas City television and radio broadcasters, helped increase visibility of the Fund.

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Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund Surpasses Initial Goal, Raises More than $16 Million for Local Nonprofits

4.17.2020
The Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund has raised a total of $16,125,724 surpassing its original goal of $10 million.

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OneKC Day of Giving

4.16.2020
Kansas City broadcasters come together to raise funds for the Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund. All funds stay local and today's donations will be matched up to one million dollars.

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Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund announces first wave of grant recipients

4.13.2020
The Advisory Board of the Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response and Recovery Fund has announced its first wave of recipients. Over $2.6 million in aid will be sent to 56 area nonprofits for housing support, food assistance, access to healthcare, and other critical human services.

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Kansas City Regional COVID-19 Response & Recovery Fund

3.24.2020
Hall Family Foundation and Sunderland Foundation partner on $5M Challenge Grant; Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, United Way of Greater Kansas City, Mid-America Regional Council (MARC) and LISC Greater Kansas City Unite to Respond to Pandemic Critical Needs

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