AFS Intercultural Programs, a 75 year-old non-profit organization, provides international student exchange programs for foreign exchange students coming to the USA and, also, American students going abroad. AFS-USA(https://www.afsusa.org/) is built and sustained by local Volunteers and Families who are supported by AFS-USA National Staff.AFS-KC brings families and students together to promote insight, mutual respect, and cultural understanding among people throughout the world.AFS opens doors to diverse, global experiences and relationships for our local families and communities. We ...


329 NW Rockhill Lane

Member Since October 2018Located in the southern area of Kansas City, Avila University was founded as a women's college in order to provide education and opportunity for local students. As Avila grew the university decided to allow the admittance of men, in addition to expanding their course offerings, and placed a significant value in education programs. Avila has worked with the IRC on numerous occasions to support this shared emphasis on education, bringing their skills and expertise to programs such as Your Global Future College and Career Fair.


11901 Wornall Road

Member Since June 2020, Since 1858,Baker University in Kansas has been empowering students to take on the challenges of the modern world with robust liberal arts educations.


P.O. Box 65

Member since September 2019, Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City works to clear the path to a child's biggest possible future by matching them with a caring, adult mentor in a one-to-one friendship. "Bigs" help "Littles" ignite, empower and defend their potential by standing with them. Last year, 100% of the Senior Littles graduated high school, 83% reported improved self esteem and 71% reported improved grades since being matched.


1709 Walnut Street

Member Since January 2014, As the already massive demand for access to clean water continues to grow, so does the need to produce this clean water responsibly. Bio-Microbics has stepped into this role, delivering solutions in 80 different countries serving tens of thousands of people. Bio-Microbics has supported the IRC through events and programming as our two organizations express and educate on our shared concern for global issues, specifically those that are water related.


16002 West 110th Street

Member Since October 2008, Black & Veatch is an employee-owned engineering, procurement, consulting and construction company with a more than 100-year track record of innovation in sustainable infrastructure. Since 1915, we have helped our clients improve the lives of people in over 100 countries by addressing the resilience and reliability of our world's most important infrastructure assets.Black & Veatch has supported the IRC through their partnerships on several events including Your Global Future College Career Fair. In addition, numerous employees are also individual members of ...


Project Number 951097.0003

Member Since March 2021, For 40 years, we've worked at the intersection of health care and information technology to connect people and systems around the world. We use the latest technology to create solutions that let communities and people engage in their own health. Whether they are supporting the clinical, financial or operational areas of a hospital or health system, our tools are designed to work for today and think for tomorrow.We support our clients by surfacing data that enables them to make informed decisions for better management of operations, while arming their clinicians with ...


2800 Rockcreek Parkway

Member Since October 2017, Through its commitment to charity and community, Children's Mercy Hospital has been a driving force to improve health conditions for those in the Greater Kansas City area. In 2012, Children's Mercy provided over 120 million dollars of uncompensated care, demonstrating their support for the city. Children's Mercy Hospital has collaborated with the International Relations Council on numerous occasions to provide programming around numerous topics, namely health issues.


2401 Gillham Road

Member Since October 2013, The CGSC Foundation promotes the development of military leaders of character and competence for ethical service to the nation


100 Stimson Avenue, Suite 1149

Member Since April 1996, Commerce Bank has been a longstanding member of the Kansas City Community and the International Relations Council as well. With over 20 years of membership with the IRC, Commerce Bank and the IRC have collaborated on numerous events including Your Global Future as well as providing sponsorship for numerous others over the course of their membership.


1000 Walnut Street, Mail Stop KCCMG