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Make a difference in the cultural lives of Kansans

What do you give when you give to KHC? Join KHC on #GivingTuesday, December 1, 2015 to find out. Follow KHC on: Facebook Twitter Instagram Pinterest Want to Give Now?

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Give Voice

When you give to KHC, you give voice to history. KHC brought the StoryCorps national listening project to Topeka in 2014 to record interviews with Topekans on the 60th anniversary of the Brown v. Board of Education U.S. Supreme Court … Read full article »

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Give Vision

When you give to KHC, you give vision. Water is on the minds of Kansans as the state plans for its water future. KHC grants provide a way for Kansans to start the conversation about water through the support of … Read full article »

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Give Understanding

When you give to KHC, you give understanding through shared texts and meaningful conversations. Manhattan is one of six communities exploring the experiences of returning veterans through a Big Read one-book community discussion of Tim O’Brien’s novel The Things They … Read full article »

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Give Traditions

When you give to KHC, you give traditions passed between Kansans of different generations and cultures. Jim Gray shared the traditions of cattle covers with a young cowboy at his Speakers Bureau presentation of “Head’ Em Up and Move ‘Em … Read full article »

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Give Spark

When you give to KHC, you give the spark of new ideas through Speakers Bureau presentations that link the past with modern-day Kansas. Gene T. Chavez presented his topic “Mexican American Workers Help Build the Kansas Economy” in Hutchinson earlier … Read full article »

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Give Sense of Place

When you give to KHC, you give sense of place. South Hoisington was an African-American community in Barton County that now exists only in the memories of those who lived there long ago. A KHC Heritage grant supported the Barton … Read full article »

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Give Reflection

When you give to KHC, you give the gift of reflection through humanities events that make us pause to consider the events of the past and engage in meaningful conversations about the present and future. The Midwest Center for Holocaust … Read full article »

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Give Poetry

When you give to KHC, you give poetry through presentations and readings by Wyatt Townley, Poet Laureate of Kansas. Townley invites Kansans to come home to poetry through Poet Laureate of Kansas events and “HomeWords,” her weekly column published in … Read full article »

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Give Legacy

When you give to KHC, you give the gift of legacy through the preservation of veterans’ history. The Things They Carried Home grants preserve museums’ collections of military artifacts and community workshops to train veterans and their families on how … Read full article »

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