The University of Missouri-Kansas City started its fundraising arm in 2009. This past year, the UMKC Foundation’s endowment had grown grew to more than $275 million, up from $256 million a year earlier.
The University of Missouri-Kansas City started its fundraising arm in 2009. This past year, the UMKC Foundation’s endowment had grown grew to more than $275 million, up from $256 million a year earlier. File photo by Allison Long The Kansas City Star
The University of Missouri-Kansas City started its fundraising arm in 2009. This past year, the UMKC Foundation’s endowment had grown grew to more than $275 million, up from $256 million a year earlier. File photo by Allison Long The Kansas City Star

Private gifts to KC region’s universities set records as public financing shrinks

September 13, 2014 05:55 PM

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