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Grand Street Heart Month Dish 2

In Partnership with AdventHealth Shawnee Mission, KC Chefs Create Heart-Healthy Dishes Honoring American Heart Month


Member News · Healthy KC · Healthcare

MERRIAM, Kan. – Back by popular demand, Kansas City diners can enjoy dining out and eating heart-healthy at participating metro restaurants throughout the month of February. AdventHealth Shawnee Mission is sponsoring its sixth-annual Heart Month Restaurant Partnership in honor of American Heart Month, featuring chef-created heart-healthy meals at 12 metro eateries.  Read Article
KC Chamber

Your Chamber at Work - February 4, 2019



FROM THE KC CHAMBER'S PRESIDENT AND CEO UMKC has announced the Volker Campus as the location for new facilities for the Conservatory of Music and Dance. Chancellor Mauli Agrawal explained the decision to the Chamber Board of Directors at last week’s Board meeting. (Dr. Agrawal is also a member of the Board.) Read Article
Member News

Marie Dispenza joins KC Pet Project as the Chief Development Officer


Member News

Marie Dispenza joined KC Pet Project as its chief development officer in October 2018. Marie oversees all KC Pet Project development activities including annual giving, major gift prospecting and solicitation, donor stewardship and recognition programs, monthly giving programs, and planned giving opportunities. Read Article
Business Intelligence Brief

Business Intelligence Brief - February 1, 2019


Financial Services · Newsletters

Short Items of Interest – Economy | The January Credit Managers’ Index Looks a Bit Weaker | Credit Managers’ Index (continued) | What Else Can You Get from Armada? | Willful Ignorance | New Chart – Credit Managers’ Index Read Article
Comfy Cozy Nest

Healthy KC brings Comfy-Cozy Nests to Kansas City


Healthy KC

Healthy KC partnered up with the REACH Health Care Foundation and Sesame Street in Communities to bring Comfy-Cozy Nests to Greater Kansas City. A school district and three early child learning centers in the Greater Kansas City region are now home to these trauma-informed, safe spaces for children. Read Article
Member News

140+ Companies Apply to Present at InvestMidwest


Member News · Entrepreneurship · Networking Opportunities

KANSAS CITY, MO. – Nearly 12 dozen young, fast-growth companies spanning North America have applied to introduce their businesses to prospective investors at InvestMidwest Venture Capital Forum this coming March in Kansas City.  “We received more than 140 applications from entrepreneurs in 19 states seeking to present their business cases to venture capitalists, private and corporate investors, and other business professionals,” said Christine Walsh, Executive Director of InvestMidwest Venture Capital Forum.  Read Article