POWER of Diversity Virtual LiveStream
The 2021 POWER of Diversity in-person event is closed to sponsors and awardees, and open to the public via livestream.
The KC Chamber's POWER of Diversity event is the region's premier celebration of the metro area's culturally diverse business community, recognizing diverse workforce members and corporations and organizations that have demonstrated a commitment to diversity and inclusion.
Join us for a livestreamed event on July 28 from 8- 9:30 a.m. Karen Daniel, former KC Chamber Board Chair, will give the keynote address. The KC Chamber will present ACE Awards to mid-to-senior level diverse managers who are having a positive impact on their company’s profitability and increasing their diversity efforts in the workplace. As well as the inaugural Nonprofit Champion of Diversity Award and the Champion of Diversity Award.
Thank you to our 2021 Diversity and Inclusion Sponsors!
Our Diversity, Equity and Inclusion Presenting Sponsors are CommunityAmerica Credit Union, Evergy and Hallmark. Our D&I Workshop Series Presenting Sponsor is Commerce Bank. Our Cornerstone Sponsors are American Century Investments, Bayer, Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Kansas City, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation JE Dunn Construction, Lockton Companies, REACH Healthcare Foundation, Saint Luke's Health System, T-Mobile, UMB Bank and Waddell & Reed. Our Regional Diversity Sponsors are Black & Veatch, FleishmanHillard, Grant Thornton, Heavy Constructors Association, Honeywell FMT, Kansas City Royals, McCownGordon Construction, Spire, SS&C, State Street and VanTrust Real Estate. Our Supporting Diversity Sponsors are Accenture, Bank Midwest, Bardavon Health Innovations, Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner, CBIZ/MHM, Cerner, Children's Mercy, Enterprise Holdings, Ernst & Young, Garmin, Google Fiber, HNTB Companies, Husch Blackwell, H&R Block, Kansas City University, KVC Health Systems, Lathrop GPM, Lead Bank, Mazuma Credit Union, McAnany, Van Cleave & Phillips, Shook Hardy & Bacon, Southwest Airlines, Stinson, The Builders' Association, The University of Kansas, The University of Kansas Health System and Turner Construction Company.