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Great Southern Bank named top bank by Forbes, Kansas City Business Journal

Great Southern Bank Ranked Number One in US on Forbes’ World’s Best Banks 2021 List and Number One on Kansas City Business Journal’s Strongest Large Banks of 2020 Great Southern Bank, headquartered in Springfield, Missouri, has been recognized as part of Forbes’ annual list of the World’s Best Banks 2021. This prestigious award is presented… Read more »

Simmons Bank Named Among “World’s Best” by Forbes for Second Year

Simmons Bank Named Among “World’s Best” by Forbes for Second Year Simmons Bank has been named to Forbes magazine’s list of “World’s Best Banks” for the second year running. The recognition is based on surveys conducted by Forbes and Statista that evaluated feedback from 43,000 banking customers across 28 countries. Questions targeted topics such as… Read more »

Supporting BIPOC-owned Businesses through Comcast RISE Program

Supporting BIPOC-owned Businesses through Comcast RISE Program   Comcast RISE — which stands for “Representation, Investment, Strength and Empowerment” — is offering the opportunity for a technology makeover to suburban Kansas City small businesses owned by Black, Indigenous and People of Color-owned (BIPOC) under-represented groups. More than 700 Black-owned small businesses across the country have… Read more »

AdventHealth Shawnee Mission partners with Church of the Resurrection for community COVID-19 vaccine clinics

AdventHealth Shawnee Mission Partners with Church of the Resurrection for Community COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics AdventHealth Shawnee Mission will continue to administer COVID-19 vaccines to eligible greater Kansas City metro area residents at Church of the Resurrection (COR) in Leawood. COR has agreed to lend space and volunteers for the clinics each week through May 2021. … Read more »

Comcast provides update on decade-long commitment to digital equity

Comcast provides update on decade-long commitment to digital equity Comcast made several announcements recently that build on its longstanding commitment to advancing digital equity, closing the digital divide, and addressing both digital literacy and the homework gap. The new and expanded efforts are designed to help connect as many Americans to the Internet as possible and… Read more »

Youth soccer showcase coming to Garmin Olathe Soccer Complex

Youth Soccer Showcase to be Held at the New World-Class Garmin Olathe Soccer Complex Over 1000 College bound youth soccer players to attend the Midwest College Showcase the weekend of March 5-7 in Olathe Heartland Soccer Association, the largest soccer league and tournament host in the United States,is excited to announce its inaugural Midwest College Showcase… Read more »

JCCC offers free continuing education for those affected by COVID

JCCC offers free continuing education for those affected by COVID Johnson County Community College is a proud training partner to JoCoWorks, a county initiative that provides short-term skills-based training to qualified individuals and businesses affected by the COVID-19 pandemic. The federal government earmarked funding for workforce development to pay for training and skill-building for Johnson… Read more »