Kansas City Taking Care of Its Own

Mobilizing Greater Kansas City’s collective generosity for the greatest good.

Our History

Since 1918, United Way of Greater Kansas City has served as a catalyst for meaningful and lasting change in towns and cities across our five-county region.

Our Story
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Financial Transparency

Every dollar raised in Kansas City is invested in Kansas City. We use a rigorous 28-point review and accountability process to ensure our partner agencies operate to our standards and benefit the needs of our community.

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Board of Trustees

Every three years, we rely on a panel of volunteers who evaluate our partner agencies and help us solidify funding levels for the upcoming cycle. Our Board of Trustees generously commit to serving our region by supporting our mission.

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Meet Our Team

Get to know the people behind the mission.

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Careers and Internships

Join United Way of Greater Kansas City.

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Diversity & Inclusion

We respect, value and celebrate the unique attributes, characteristics and perspectives that make each person who they are. Our Board of Trustees, staff and volunteers reflect the many faces, cultures and walks of life that proudly make up our world.

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