At Humanities Kansas, we believe that stories carry our culture and ideas change the world. Since our founding as an independent nonprofit in 1972, we've 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 CommunitiesWe are dedicated to innovative programming, long-term sustainability, and verifiable outcomes. From the vantage point of 45 years of experience, engaging with the humanities:
Creates safe spaces for dialogue
Uncovers our shared humanity
Ensures sustainability over time
Putting Your Donations to WorkThrough sound financial stewardship, funds raised go directly to programming and projects. With your support, Humanities Kansas strengthened communities across Kansas in 2018 with:
- 445,384 people engaged -- 1 in 6 Kansans -- in 116 communities
- $356,916 awarded in support Culture Preservation grants, Humanities for All grants, and Community Resource funds
- $746,385 leveraged in community support
- 679 supported events and grants
- 193 partnerships with local organizations
Thank you for your support
Together, we are spearheading a movement of ideas across Kansas that moves our conversations and collaborations beyond lines of color, class, and politics to enrich our communities and strengthen our democracy.
Find out more at humanitieskansas.org.