donation http://kbia.org en Local nonprofit sends final shipment to Georgia (for now) http://kbia.org/post/local-nonprofit-sends-final-shipment-georgia-now <p>A Call To Serve International sent their final shipment of aid to the country of Georgia Thursday, unless it can find other funding. ACTS has been sending aid to the country for 22 years through the U.S. State Department’s Operation Provide Hope. ACTS has sent medical supplies and books, baby quilts, wheelchairs and food to Georgia since 1992, when Georgia was cut off from resources provided by the former Soviet Union.</p><p> Thu, 12 Jun 2014 20:07:59 +0000 Bailey Harbit 54457 at http://kbia.org Local nonprofit sends final shipment to Georgia (for now) Mo. lawmakers boost benevolent tax credit caps http://kbia.org/post/mo-lawmakers-boost-benevolent-tax-credit-caps <p style="color: rgb(51, 51, 51); font-family: Verdana, Helvetica, Arial, sans-serif, Geneva; font-size: 11px; font-style: normal; font-variant: normal; font-weight: normal; letter-spacing: normal; line-height: 15px; orphans: auto; text-align: start; text-indent: 0px; text-transform: none; white-space: normal; widows: auto; word-spacing: 0px; -webkit-text-stroke-width: 0px; background-color: rgb(255, 255, 255);">Missouri lawmakers have sent Gov. Wed, 07 May 2014 21:52:15 +0000 Associated Press 52610 at http://kbia.org Mo. lawmakers boost benevolent tax credit caps Professor presents gift to Columbia College mock trial program http://kbia.org/post/professor-presents-gift-columbia-college-mock-trial-program <p>A Columbia College professor gave a generous gift to the Tradition Meets Tomorrow campaign today.</p><p>Criminal Justice professor Barry Langford gave a gift of $111,000 to the campaign. His contribution will fund the mock trial program which he has been a part of since its beginning in 1997.</p><p> Thu, 01 May 2014 21:46:16 +0000 Desiree Seals 52301 at http://kbia.org Professor presents gift to Columbia College mock trial program PM Newscast for March 3, 2014 http://kbia.org/post/pm-newscast-march-3-2014 <p>Regional news coverage from the KBIA Newsroom, including:</p><ul><li><h1 itemprop="name"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/governor-nixon-go-trade-mission-canada">Governor Nixon to go on trade mission to Canada</a></h1></li><li><h1 itemprop="name"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/jefferson-city-taking-stand-against-heroin">Jefferson City Taking a Stand against Heroin</a></h1></li><li><h1 itemprop="name"><a href="http://kbia.org/post/winter-weather-causing-cancellation-missouri-legislature">Winter Weather causing cancellation of Missouri legislature</a></h1></li></ul> Mon, 03 Mar 2014 23:16:23 +0000 Maureen Lewis-Stump 49019 at http://kbia.org Northwest Missouri State receives $1.25M donation http://kbia.org/post/northwest-missouri-state-receives-125m-donation <p>Northwest Missouri State University has received a $1.25 million gift from an anonymous donor.</p><p>The St. Joseph News-Press reports (<a href="http://bit.ly/19K3xKq">http://bit.ly/19K3xKq</a> ) university president John Jasinski announced the gift Wednesday. He says the money is for academic enhancements at the Maryville school and came from an anonymous donor who died recently.</p><p>A portion of the gift will also increase another endowment for scholarships for students during the 2014-15 academic year.</p> Thu, 22 Aug 2013 13:33:11 +0000 Associated Press 39249 at http://kbia.org Northwest Missouri State receives $1.25M donation $5 Million Donation to MU Veterinary School http://kbia.org/post/5-million-donation-mu-veterinary-school <p>Cottrell and Kay Fox donated more than $5 million to the College of Veterinary Medicine Monday. Mon, 11 Feb 2013 23:41:02 +0000 Jenn Cooper 28718 at http://kbia.org $5 Million Donation to MU Veterinary School Newscast for November 13, 2012 http://kbia.org/post/newscast-november-13-2012-0 <p> Regional news coverage from the KBIA newsroom, including:</p><ul><li>Nonprofit group for family abuse children expanding services to Callaway County</li><li>St. Louis man convicted of 1983 rape and murder expecting prison release</li><li>Law upheld for St. Louis firefighters to live outside city limits</li><li>Missouri unemployment rate remains below national average</li><li>UM Press receives anonymous $10K donation</li><li>Missourians for Equality pushing for discrimination petition</li></ul> Wed, 14 Nov 2012 00:10:41 +0000 Wendy Mader 24481 at http://kbia.org Couple leaves $1.3 million to MU Hospital http://kbia.org/post/couple-leaves-13-million-mu-hospital <p>MU announced Thursday that George and Melna Bolm of Warren County left $1.3 million to the University of Missouri School of Medicine. The Bolms weren’t alumni of the University and were never treated at the University Hospitals or Clinics. They decided to donate the money because MU was close to their home and served the people in their area. Thu, 11 Oct 2012 23:05:42 +0000 Kate Grumke 22676 at http://kbia.org Couple leaves $1.3 million to MU Hospital Columbia woman getting back accidental donation http://kbia.org/post/columbia-woman-getting-back-accidental-donation <p>A Columbia woman is getting back $1,300 she accidentally left among items she donated to a Goodwill store last year.</p><p> Mon, 30 Jul 2012 13:49:04 +0000 Associated Press 18430 at http://kbia.org Columbia woman getting back accidental donation Joplin donations http://kbia.org/post/joplin-donations <p>Some Joplin residents are questioning how the city&#39;s school district used millions of dollars it received in donations after the May 22 tornado.</p><p> Mon, 20 Feb 2012 20:52:34 +0000 Associated Press 9145 at http://kbia.org Joplin donations