Helping our neighbors see in Kansas City—and see the possibilities in Denver.

Working in five communities, the McGowan Fund empowers families and individuals living with poverty to achieve their greatest potential. Across the nation, we support the resurgence of ethics in business and community life.

How to Work with Us

We make grants in three areas: Education, Human Services, and Healthcare.

The RISE Model

Our pilot program aims for skilled employment and sustainable lives.

Ethics at Work

Meet McGowan’s 2023 ethical leader of the year: Ed Bastian.