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Dunn, Ellis, Bassham, Bloch, Illig to lead MCC Works campaign
Tue, 04 Mar 2014 15:58

Five local civic leaders — Terry Dunn, Frank Ellis, Terry Bassham, Mary Bloch and Cliff Illig — have signed on to serve as co-chairs for a campaign that will help fundamentally transform Kansas City's largest institution of higher education, Metropolitan Community College. Funding from the campaign, called MCC Works, will support a re-tooling of the(...)

Four local business leaders join MCC Foundation board
Mon, 17 Feb 2014 17:01

The Metropolitan Community College Foundation on Thursday welcomed four new members to its board of directors: Rafael I. Garcia, Michael L. Roane, Don Sipes and Michele L. Watley. Rafael Garcia, an MCC alumnus, is owner, president, founding principal and principal of design at Garcia Architecture, LLC. In addition to leading the award-winning firm, Garcia is(...)

Saying goodbye to a generous supporter of MCC
Mon, 06 Jan 2014 20:02

Metropolitan Community College joins others across Greater Kansas City in mourning the passing of philanthropist and business leader R. Crosby Kemper, Jr. Mr. Kemper, who formerly led UMB Financial Corp., was a beloved supporter of a number of Kansas City causes and institutions, including MCC and the MCC Foundation. In 2001, Mr. Kemper, an ardent(...)

Maxfield joins MCC Foundation board
Fri, 13 Dec 2013 20:51

Josh Maxfield, assistant general counsel at Garmin International, has joined the Metropolitan Community College Foundation board of directors. Maxfield has worked in the legal department at Garmin for seven years, including the last two and a half years as assistant general counsel. For four years, he worked overseas, most recently in Switzerland. Before Garmin, Maxfield worked as(...)

MCC honors LINCWorks graduates
Mon, 09 Dec 2013 20:45

On Dec. 5, friends and family braved the winter weather to celebrate the graduation of MCC's LINCWorks scholars at the Penn Valley campus.  Since last spring, 50 students have received GEDs and career training through the LINCWorks scholarship program.  At the graduation ceremony, GEDs were conferred, as well as certifications in such courses as certified(...)

MCC Foundation receives history-making $1.5M gift
Mon, 28 Oct 2013 20:46

The Metropolitan Community College Foundation has received a contribution valued at just over $1.5 million, the largest individual-donor gift in the Foundation’s history, from the estate of John Robert and Anna Jeanne Neeland. John and Anna Neeland, who both passed away in 2012 at the age of 92, were married 67 years. As part of(...)

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