Professional Resources For:

 Faith Organizations

As a faith organization leader, you want your congregation to have stable, prosperous lives. Help your congregation to become financially capable and economically mobile through programs, services and more.

Calendar of Financial Education Classes and Events

Economic Mobility

Housing+Employment+Education/Training +Life Skills+Financial Literacy+Asset Development=Economic Mobility


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Emergency Resources

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Faith List

Here is a list with descriptions of 23 distinct faith philosophies represented in the Greater Kansas City community

  • Alliance of Divine Love
  • American Indian Spirituality
  • Baha’i Faith
  • Buddhism
  • Christian – Orthodox
  • Christian – Protestant
  • Christian – Roman Catholicism
  • Christian Science
  • The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints
  • Community of Christ
  • Hinduism
  • Islam
  • Judaism
  • Paganism
  • Religious Science
  • Sikh Dharma
  • Sufism
  • Sukyo Mahikari
  • Unification Church
  • Unitarian Univeralism
  • Unity
  • Vedanta
  • Zoroastrianism

Financial Coaching

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The Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council (GKCIC)

GKCIC is a non-profit 501(c)3 organization, which has a Board of Directors that strives for inclusiveness. The Council is comprised of Faith Directors, as well as At-Large Directors, who belong to 22 distinct faith philosophies represented in the greater community, all of whom are passionate about multi-faith understanding. Working through Directors, Alternates, Advisors and Friends, the Council strives to provide engaging and educational programs about the many diverse faiths and traditions represented in Greater Kansas City by joining religion, spirit and community.

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Housing Resources

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Housing costs are a large part of your budget, so it’s important to research options when choosing to rent or purchase housing.


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Partner with other Faith Organizations

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Baker UniversityUnited MethodistBaldwin City, Kansas
Barclay CollegeFriendsHaviland, Kansas
Benedictine CollegeRoman CatholicAtchison, Kansas
Bethany CollegeEvangelical Lutheran ChurchLindsborg, Kansas
Bethel College North NewtonOther (none of the above)North Newton, Kansas
Central Baptist Theological SeminaryAmerican BaptistShawnee, Kansas
Central Christian College of KansasFree MethodistMcPherson, Kansas
Donnelly CollegeRoman CatholicKansas City, Kansas
Hesston CollegeMennonite ChurchHesston, Kansas
Kansas Wesleyan UniversityUnited MethodistSalina, Kansas
Manhattan Christian CollegeChristian Churches and Churches of ChristManhattan, Kansas
McPherson CollegeChurch of BrethrenMcPherson, Kansas
MidAmerica Nazarene UniversityChurch of the NazareneOlathe, Kansas
Newman UniversityRoman CatholicWichita, Kansas
Ottawa University OttawaAmerican BaptistOttawa, Kansas
Southwestern CollegeUnited MethodistWinfield, Kansas
Tabor CollegeMennonite Brethren ChurchHillsboro, Kansas
University of Saint MaryRoman CatholicLeavenworth, Kansas
Avila UniversityRoman CatholicKansas City, Missouri
Baptist Bible College and Graduate SchoolBaptistSpringfield, Missouri
Calvary Bible College and Theological SeminaryOther ProtestantKansas City, Missouri
Central Bible CollegeAssemblies of God ChurchSpringfield, Missouri
Central Christian College of the BibleChristian Churches and Churches of ChristMoberly, Missouri
Central Methodist University College of Liberal Arts & SciencesUnited MethodistFayette, Missouri
College of the OzarksPresbyterian Church (USA)Point Lookout, Missouri
Columbia CollegeChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Columbia, Missouri
Conception Seminary CollegeRoman CatholicConception, Missouri
Culver Stockton CollegeChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Canton, Missouri
Evangel UniversityAssemblies of God ChurchSpringfield, Missouri
Fontbonne UniversityRoman CatholicSaint Louis, Missouri
Hannibal LaGrange UniversitySouthern BaptistHannibal, Missouri
Kenrick Glennon SeminaryRoman CatholicSaint Louis, Missouri
Messenger CollegeOther ProtestantJoplin, Missouri
Midwestern Baptist Theological SeminarySouthern BaptistKansas City, Missouri
Missouri Baptist UniversityBaptistSaint Louis, Missouri
Missouri Valley CollegePresbyterian Church (USA)Marshall, Missouri
Ozark Christian CollegeChristian Churches and Churches of ChristJoplin, Missouri
Rockhurst UniversityRoman CatholicKansas City, Missouri
Saint Louis Christian CollegeChristian Churches and Churches of ChristFlorissant, Missouri
Saint Louis University Main CampusRoman CatholicSaint Louis, Missouri
Southwest Baptist UniversitySouthern BaptistBolivar, Missouri
Westminster CollegePresbyterian Church (USA)Fulton, Missouri
William Woods UniversityChristian Church (Disciples of Christ)Fulton, Missouri

Speakers Bureau

The Greater Kansas City Interfaith Council’s Speakers Bureau is dedicated to building relationships within our community as part of the Council’s mission of growing a sustainable, pervasive culture of knowledge, respect, appreciation and trust amongst people of all faiths and religious traditions in the greater Kansas City metro area.

Volunteer Resources

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