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Champion of Diversity Award

Champion of Diversity Award:
The KC Chamber Champion of Diversity Award recognizes a regional business that has made a durable commitment to embracing diversity in their workplace and community. The awards will be presented at the KC Chamber's POWER of Diversity Celebration.
Champion Of Diversity Criteria
The KC Chamber Champion of Diversity Award recognizes a regional business that has made an impactful commitment to embracing diversity in their workplace, vendor partnerships, and the community. The KC Chamber Champion of Diversity is a business that can demonstrate adherence to practices which support the business case for workforce diversity as a strategic initiative by ensuring the diversification of staff, suppliers, and community outreach is a normal part of their organizational practice, policy, and culture. This Champion of Diversity business will be able to demonstrate their organizational practices are inclusive of all people no matter that person’s race, national origin, religion, age, disability, marital status, veteran’s status, military status, genetic information, sexual orientation or gender identity.

Nominate your Champion of Diverstiy here >>

POWER of Diversity Breakfast
Wednesday, July 25, 7:30-9:30 a.m.
Marriott Downtown
Breakfast presented by Hallmark and KCP&L.
Register online today >>

$40 KC Chamber members
$55 non-members

If you have questions, please contact Greg Valdovino, Director of Diversity and Inclusion at

Presenting Sponsor
Presenting Sponsor
DST Systems
Cornerstone Sponsor
Saint Luke's Health System

Cornerstone Sponsor

Cornerstone Sponsor
Thanks to our Pillar of Diversity Sponsors:
American Century Investments
Kansas City University of Medicine and Biosciences

Thanks to our Community Supporters:
Avila University
Bank Midwest
Black & Veatch
Burns & McDonnell
Enterprise Rent-a-Car
Ernst & Young
H&R Block
HCA Midwest Health
JE Dunn Construction Company
Kutak Rock
Lathrop & Gage
Lexmark Enterprise Software
Shook, Hardy & Bacon L.L.P.
State Street
Stinson Leonard Street LLP
The University of Kansas
Waddell & Reed Financial, Inc.