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1. A Larger-Than-Life Philanthropist A Larger-Than-Life Philanthropist September 10, 2010 Article about the life of Norman Polsky who died September 2, 2010. Polsky, chairman of Fixture Furniture, was active in many community organizations and a major philanthropist. He also published a monthly...

2. A Loss for the Community A Loss for the Community September 25, 2013 Obituary for local philanthropist Marion Helzberg Bloch who died at the age of 83 of a brain tumor. Marion was a lifelong resident of Kanass City and the wife of H&R Block co-founder Henry Bloch. The Blochs'...

3. Arts Maven Arts Maven May 2011 Feature article about Shirley Helzberg and her many contributions to improving Kansas City through not only the arts but restoration of historic buildings. The 1,600-seat Helzberg Hall in the new Kauffman...

4. Biography of Alfred Benjamin (1859-1923), Philanthropist Biography of Alfred Benjamin (1859-1923), Philanthropist 1999

5. Biography of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird (1856-1937), Company President and Philanthropist Biography of Annie Ridenbaugh Bird (1856-1937), Company President and Philanthropist 1999

6. Biography of Edwin T. Brigham (1874-1950), Social Activist Biography of Edwin T. Brigham (1874-1950), Social Activist 2008;

7. Biography of Ewing Kauffman (1916-1993) and Muriel Kauffman (1916-1995), Kansas City Royals Owners and Biography of Ewing Kauffman (1916-1993) and Muriel Kauffman (1916-1995), Kansas City Royals Owners and Philanthropists 1999

8. Biography of Herman A. Johnson (1916-2004) and Dorothy H. Johnson (1916-2004), Philanthropists Biography of Herman A. Johnson (1916-2004) and Dorothy H. Johnson (1916-2004), Philanthropists 2005

9. Biography of Isaac Katz (1879-1956), Owner of Katz Drug Stores Biography of Isaac Katz (1879-1956), Owner of Katz Drug Stores 2007;

10. Biography of Jacob Billikopf (1883-1950), Social Worker Biography of Jacob Billikopf (1883-1950), Social Worker 1999

11. Biography of Kenneth and Helen Spencer (1902-1982), Industrialist and Benefactor Biography of Kenneth and Helen Spencer (1902-1982), Industrialist and Benefactor 2008

12. Biography of Linda Hall (1859-1938), Benefactor Biography of Linda Hall (1859-1938), Benefactor 1999

13. Biography of Louis Oppenstein (1875-1938), Jeweler Biography of Louis Oppenstein (1875-1938), Jeweler 1999

14. Biography of Marjorie Powell Allen (1929-1992), Philanthropist Biography of Marjorie Powell Allen (1929-1992), Philanthropist 1999

15. Biography of Robert A. Long (1850-1934), Lumberman Biography of Robert A. Long (1850-1934), Lumberman 2008

16. Biography of Samuel Sosland (1886-1983), Publisher Biography of Samuel Sosland (1886-1983), Publisher 2009

17. Biography of the Greenlease Family--Robert Greenlease (1882-1969); Virginia Greenlease (1909-2001); and Biography of the Greenlease Family--Robert Greenlease (1882-1969); Virginia Greenlease (1909-2001); and Bobby Greenlease (1947-1953) 2003

18. Biography of Thomas H. Swope (1827-1909), Land Developer and Philanthropist Biography of Thomas H. Swope (1827-1909), Land Developer and Philanthropist 1999

19. Biography of Uriah Epperson (1861-1927) and Mary E. Epperson (1855-1939), Philanthropists Biography of Uriah Epperson (1861-1927) and Mary E. Epperson (1855-1939), Philanthropists 2008

20. Biography of Victor Speas (1889-1970), Businessman and Philanthropist Biography of Victor Speas (1889-1970), Businessman and Philanthropist 1999