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Join the Movement of Ideas

At Humanities Kansas, we believe that stories carry our culture and ideas change the world. Since HK's founding as an independent nonprofit in 1972, our organization has pioneered programming and partnerships that share stories to spark conversations -- drawing people together, and generating new ideas in diverse settings across the state.

Verifiable Impact Strengthening Communities

HK is dedicated to innovative programming, long-term sustainability, and verifiable outcomes. From the vantage point of 50 years of experience, engaging with the humanities:
  • Builds communities
  • Creates spaces for dialogue
  • Strengthens democracy
  • Promotes understanding
  • Uncovers our shared humanity
  • Ensures sustainability over time

Putting Your Donations to Work

Through sound financial stewardship, funds raised go directly to programming and projects. With your support, Humanities Kansas strengthened communities across Kansas in 2020 with:
  • 436,22 people engage - 1 in 6 Kansans - in 114 communities
  • $230,883 awarded in support Culture Preservation grants, Humanities for All grants, and Community Resource funds
  • 1 to 1 match leveraged in community support
  • 396 supported events and grants
  • 218 partnerships with local organizations
  • 83 CARES Relief grants awarded

Thank you for your support

Together, HK is leading a movement of ideas across Kansas that moves conversations and collaborations beyond lines of color, class, and politics to enrich our communities and strengthen our democracy.

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