To say thank you to our sponsors and major donors hardly seems like enough. With the assistance of these wonderful partners, we are able to make great strides toward our mission of making the Kansas City region sustainable by connecting environment, economy, and community. We appreciate your support to create a strong legacy for future generations.

If you are interesting in sponsoring, please contact Kristin Riott at kristin.riott@bridgingthegap.org.

Major Funding Sources FY 20-21

Adrien White

Al and Amy Hinrichs

Alec and Donna Belingloph

Amy and Michael Billings

Ashok Gupta and Jan Schoonover

Bank of America

Betsey Hughes

Bob & Libby Berkebile

Bomba-Fromm Foundation

Burroughs Audubon Society of GKC

Central Plains Cement

City of Kansas City, MO

City of Liberty, MO

City of Prairie Village, KS

Claude Thau

Country Club Christian Church

Crestwood Equity Partners

CrossFirst Bank

David Welland

Doug Kitchin

Dunn Family Foundation

Ecovole Solar


Fred Eckertson

Hallmark Cards, Inc.

Hallmark Corporate Foundation

Hargroves Family Foundation

Heartland Conservation Alliance

Henderson Engineers, Inc. Charitable Foundation



In Honor of Lee and Herndon Hasty

James Dunn

Jane Voorhees

Joan and Earl Adam

Joe E Miller Jr.

Johannah Miller

Johnson County Park & Recreation District

Johnson County, KS

Judy Joss Family Fund

Kansas City Industrial Council

Kansas City Parks & Recreation

Kansas City, MO Office of Environmental Quality

Kansas Forest Service

Kauffman Foundation

Kay Johnson and Bill Koenigsdorf

KC Water

Kevin A. Dunn Charitable Foundation

Kiewit Companies Foundation


Kristin and Frank Riott

Louetta M. Cowden Foundation

MARC Solid Waste Management District

MARC Transportation & Environment Team

Martha S Piper Charitable Fund

Missouri Department of Conservation

Missouri Organic

Morgenthaler Family Foundation

Nathan Madden

National Arbor Day Foundation

Pamela Hancock

Reene Family KC Charitable Fund


Ross Foundation

Sally Groves and Bob Firnhaber

Sarah and Jonathan Baum Charitable Fund

Shumaker Family Foundation

Sisi Nimbus

SiteOne Landscape Supply

Snooze Eatery

Spalding Nix Fine Art


Stephen Werts


Tito’s Handmade Vodka

Union Cemetery Historical Society

USDA Forest Service

Virginia Miller

Waste Management

Westport Garden Club