The Bridge thanks its principal and founding partners and sponsors:

Principal Partners

Burns & McDonnell
Gragg Advertising
Haas & Wilkerson Insurance
Hallmark Corporate Foundation
Stinson Leonard Street


Founding Partners

Gould Evans Architects
Husch Blackwell
Jo Anna Dale
Lexmark Enterprise Software
Marion and Henry Bloch Foundation
Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation
Shook, Hardy and Bacon
The Roasterie
Tradebot Systems
Victor E. Speas Foundation, Bank of America Trustee


The Bridge also thanks these generous underwriters. For more information on sponsorship and partnership opportunities with The Bridge, contact an underwriting representative.

7th Heaven 
AEG Live/Messina Touring Group 
AEG Live/The Midland 
American Jazz Museum 
American Public Square
Art in the Loop Foundation 
ArtsKC/Regional Arts Council 
Bag & Baggage 
Bank of America  
BG Law 
BOK Financial
Bike Walk KC
BOK Financial
Briarcliff Music Festival 
Caesars Entertainment/Voodoo Lounge-NKC
Camp Fire Heartland 
Children's Center for the Visually Impaired CCVI 
City Credit Union
City of Prairie Village
Country Club Bank
Crossroads Hotel
Downtown Council of Kansas City
Downtown Lee's Summit 
Downtown Overland Park Partnership
Eclipse Entertainment 
Emporium Presents
Folly Theatre
Grace & Holy Trinity Cathedral 
Grass Pad
Hallmark Corporate Foundation 
Harrahs/Caesars Enterprise Services
Hass & Wilkerson Insurance 
Ink Magazine 
Johnson County Community College
Johnson County Library
Johnson County Mental Health Center
Joyal Marketing
Kansas City Artists Coalition
Kansas City Ballet 
Kansas City Chamber Orchestra
Kansas City Kansas Public Library
Kansas City Museum 
Kansas City Restaurant Week
Kansas City Sports Commission & Foundation    
Kansas City University 
Kansas City Women's Chorus 
Kauffman Center
KC Social Innovation Center
KCCO Orchestra
Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art 
KKFI Radio
Knuckleheads Saloon 
KU Alzheimer's Disease Center
Linda Hall Library
Live Nation
Made in Kansas City 
Majestic Live
Merrigan & Co.
Mid-America Arts Alliance
Midwest Transplant Network  
Mills Record Company 
Mission Taco Joint
National Shows
Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
Nelson-Atkins Party Arty
New Belgium Brewing Company
Next Level Live
NPR Live Sessions
O'Neil Marketing Management 
Office of the Mayor 
Phoenix Fest
Pink Moon Marketing
Pipeline Productions
Powell Gardens 
Reed & Sons Jewelers 
Rimann Liquors  
Rockhurst University
Schloegel Design Remodel 
Shook, Hardy & Bacon 
Show Me KC Schools  
Sloop Dental
Soli Printing 
Sound Machine KC
Stinson-Leonard-Street LLP
Summit Art Festival 
Ten Thousand Villages
The Granada
The National Museum of Toys & Miniatures
The Pitch 
The Riot Room 
The Roasterie
The Strawberry Swing Indie Craft Show
Thou Mayest  
Three Dog Bakery
Thumper Entertainment 
Town Center Plaza
Union Station 
University of Central Missouri 
Uptown Theater
Vinyl Renaissance & Audio 
Visit KC
Waldo Community Improvement District 
Waldo Jewelers 
Warrensburg Ford/Chrysler
Warrensburg Ready Mix
Westport Regional Business League