The Kansas Council for Economic Education’s work is supported by many organizations and individuals across the state and the nation. We are grateful for each investor and their encouragement, both of which make our work possible.

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Giving Partners for Fiscal Year 2018


Kansas Board of Regents


Office of the State Bank Commissioner


Cloud L. Cray Foundation


Fred and Mary Koch Foundation
Office of the Kansas Securities Commissioner

$10,000 – $12,500

In Memory of Forrest C. and Frances H. Lattner
Kansas Masonic Foundation
State Farm™

$5,000 – $7,000

Anonymous Donor
Baird Private Wealth Management
Capitol Federal Foundation
Greg and Mamie Case Charitable Fund
Mr. Brian Docking
Kansas Insurance Education Foundation
Lynne Ruffin-Smith Charitable Foundation

Walser Foundation funded by the Walser Automotive Group

$2,000 – $2,500 

Baird Private Wealth Management
The Bicknell Family Foundation Fund
The Charles and Joanne Mcilwaine Foundation
Charles Schwab & Co., Inc.
Mark Douglass
FHLBank Topeka
Tortoise Capital Advisors, LLC

$1,000 – $1,350  

Jeff and Marla Copper
Jill Docking
Emprise Bank
Greenwood Family Fund
The Gridley Family Foundation
LearningQuest 529 Education Savings Program
NuStar Energy L.P.
Piping & Equipment Co., Inc.


Berry Foundation
Great Plains Ventures
The Halstead Bank
R. Lee Harris
Midwest Energy, Inc.
Mrs. Al Campbell
Bob and Pat Schmidt

$200 – $250 

Centera Bank
Central Charities Foundation/Central National Bank
Sally and Don Chesser
CHS McPherson Refinery
Extru-Tech, Inc.
IMA, Inc.
Lockton Companies

$100 – $175 

Alden State Bank
Denison State Bank-Holton
Farmers State Bank of Westmoreland
First National Bank of Hutchinson
Freddy’s Frozen Custard and Steakburgers 
Justin L. Garrett II
Garvey Kansas Foundation (In Honor of Jim Graham, Angela Howdeshell, Martin Eby, Jr. and Dr. Ted Haggart
Jim and Carolyn Grier
Sam and Mary Knecht
Lawrence Paper Company
Robert Rebori
Sayers Ace Hardware, Inc.
The St. Marys State Bank
Union State Bank of Arkansas City

Under $100

1st National Bank in Fredonia
David and Deba Brant
Chick-fil-A, Central & Rock Rd Wichita
Brad Goebel
Keith and Sally Lane
Jerome R. Noll
Riley State Bank
Evan Wilson