UWGKC Names New Chief Philanthropic Officer

“We are thrilled to welcome Jessica as our new Chief Philanthropy Officer. Jessica has a strong track-record of success, a diverse array of skills and experiences, and a passion for improving the lives of those in our community,” said Chris Rosson, President & CEO...

KC Current players, owners toast women in Sports

A year ago, the owners and players from Kansas City’s new women’s professional soccer team celebrated International Women’s Day with fans of the club at Union Station. Since then, the Kansas City Current have sought to elevate women’s sports in Kansas City, and KC...

Lessons Learned Through Sports

2020 has been an interesting year – one for the history books, for sure.  With everything that has transpired, one thing I have come to notice is how often I have found myself leaning heavily on the many lessons I’ve learned (and continue to learn)...

Annual WIN for KC Women’s Sports Awards

“We are really more important right now then we’ve ever been. There are still a lot of achievements that we need to make in terms of awareness and support and advocacy for girls and women in sports, so yes the work has been happening for 25 years but we...