Job Posting: Director of Development
The Director of Development for the Archives will be responsible for expanding and diversifying the Archives funder base. This position is responsible for all fundraising and development activities. The successful candidate will forge new relationships to build the Archives visibility, impact, and financial resources. Learn more »
The Black Archives’ permanent exhibit, With My Eyes No Longer Blind – titled after the Langston Hughes poem – traces the story of African Americans in the Kansas City from the days of the Lewis and Clark expedition to the mayor-ship of Emanuel Cleaver II.
The exhibit is arranged both chronologically and thematically. Drawing from the holdings of the Black Archives of Mid-America and other local institutions, the exhibit addresses the development of churches and schools, places of entertainment, political organizations, businesses, and social clubs. Learn more »