Kansas City | St. Louis Local Nonprofit News, Events and Chat for Monday - June 27

The latest local Kansas City/Jefferson City/St. Louis area nonprofit news to help power your network, strengthen your organization and keep you involved with your professional peers, funders, competitors and cohorts!

Big news for solar in Missouri. Governor Parson to sign bills protecting HOA residents right to solar and exempting sales/use tax on solar equipment:

Simply put, it will have a far reaching and devastating impact on equity and the wellbeing of women and families in underserved communities and those living with economic instability. #RoeVWade https://www.lisc.org/our-stories/story/what-supreme-courts-dobbs-ruling-means-our-communities-and-our-work/

Insight of what to do when things aren't working out at your #nonprofit . http://MaryGleasonConsulting.com explained how 'Curiosity' plays a role in moving the organization and yourself forward.
Today's Show: https://player.vimeo.com/progressive_redirect/playback/724588036/rendition/720p/file.mp4?loc=external&signature=de11de36e82f51895e381c6c11a572fb412ddbb25115ebacadf1f014b03f0d65

Please share your thoughts on amendments to two Kansas City region transportation plans that could impact your commute.
Learn more and leave your feedback at http://marc.org/transportationinput.

#OTD in 1922 @ALALibrary awarded the first Newbery Medal honoring the year’s best children’s book to to The Story of Mankind by Hendrik Willem van Loon. Congrats to 2022 winner The Last Cuentista by @dbhiguera. Learn more about #Newbery100 w/ @sljournal: http://slj.com/page/newbery100

With a holiday weekend ahead, be sure to stop by the Catholic Charities Food Pantry while we're open:

⭐️ 6/27: 4 - 7 PM
⭐️ 6/29: 4 - 7 PM
⭐️ 7/11: 10 AM - 1 PM
⭐️ 7/2:*CLOSED*
⭐️ 7/4 :*CLOSED*
⭐️ 7/6: Regular hours resume

Full schedule online: http://ow.ly/9HeY50JIUuB

"...I think St. Louis is the most fascinating city in the country,” said Dr. Jody Sowell, incoming president and CEO of the Missouri Historical Society. “Any story you want to tell about American history, you can tell through St. Louis."

MMSC & @indepsquare are excited to welcome you to the ShowMe Bash & Pitch Party (8/4) sponsored by @usbank & @bankofmissouri! Come be a part of this exciting evening where you'll help judges award one community $10,000 from the MMSC Creative Space Activation Grant.

This Wednesday, we’ll have 500 fans to distribute thanks to @evergypower! Fans will be available starting at 7:30 am at 18th and Lydia in Kansas City. Stop by to get yours before they’re all gone!

The @AASLH has selected our #MightyMississippi exhibit as a 2022 Award of Excellence winner! The Award of Excellence is part of the AASLH Leadership in History Awards, the nation’s most prestigious recognition for achievement in the preservation of state and local history.

.@LISC_HQ works at the intersection of housing, health, economic opportunity, and financial stability. The Supreme Court's decision will have real impact on all of these, particularly in communities of color, as outlined by our partners at @HealthForwardKC

.@PressReader offers unlimited access to over 6,000+ newspapers and magazines from around the world, in 60+ languages. Access it with your library card: http://kclibrary.org/pressreader

Thanks for supporting early learning in that #KC region!

#MenuMonday this week features a dinner that probably makes use of leftovers! The cold roast beef is likely leftover from the rib roast they had for dinner the previous Saturday. https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7583760 You can see the Saturday menu here: https://catalog.archives.gov/id/7583758

Laundry detergent tablets are super easy to make, and can help reduce the amount of plastic going into the trash! All you need is borax, washing soda, a laundry soap bar and an ice tray. You can find the full instructions here http://ow.ly/oSUJ50JEWKl

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