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Kathleen Snipes
Principal
Faxon Elementary School

Principal of Faxon Elementary Shares the Impact of genKC's Community


Books, Breakfast and Buddies, a wonderful partnership with genKC and our awesome students of Faxon Elementary. 

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Posted: 9/19/2017 2:46:53 PM


Jen Houston
Community Relations Manager
UMB Financial Corporation

UMB Rocks Socks for a Cause


Driven by a mission to inspire young professionals to live, work and thrive in the Kansas City Region, genKC believes it is critical to grow our region’s future leaders by supporting childhood education. At least $3 from each sale of genKC’s Socks for a Cause is directed toward making Faxon Elementary a more resilient school.


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Posted: 6/23/2017 1:55:28 PM


Courtney Moser
Marketing Manager
Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation/WIN for KC

Good Friends, Good Times, & Good Wine - Banter & Decanter


Picture yourself on a scenic rooftop in downtown Kansas City. Now add First Friday, competitive wine tasting, and young professionals. You have found yourself at Banter and Decanter, one of genKC’s most popular events.


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Posted: 6/22/2017 4:34:06 PM


Alyssa Harrington
KC Chamber Civic and Initiatives Summer Intern
Greater Kansas City Chamber of Commerce

An Intern's Perspective on Grow to genKC


The KC Chamber’s program, genKC hosted an event focused on interns in the Kansas City metro area. Grow to genKC was a successful bundle of networking opportunities, information and advice, new ideas, and a glimpse into the near future as a young professional.

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Posted: 6/12/2017 4:11:01 PM


Taylor Hartley
genKC Coordinator
KC Chamber

genKC Learns to Connect With People Who "Stretch Your Thinking" and Other Sage Advice


Here at genKC, we are passionate about providing opportunities for young professionals to learn and grow their careers. The most recent Grow to CEO event was a packed house chock-full of helpful hints and impactful advice, thanks to our host, Polsinelli, community leaders, and sponsors Bank Midwest and FleishmanHillard.


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Posted: 4/17/2017 5:00:45 PM