HKC in Action.

Business Members/Sponsors

Historic Kansas City (HKC) is in a unique position to encourage forward-thinking about historic preservation and its importance in the life of our community, while highlighting outstanding projects undertaken by companies like yours – companies that are an integral part of the preservation community.

It benefits to partner with Historic Kansas City!

HKC is the only local non-profit organization whose primary purpose is to promote the preservation of historic buildings and landmarks in Kansas City as well as educate the community about the importance of historic preservation.  Whether it is to provide opportunities to reach a high-quality audience or to support economic growth or to protect tangible history, we know our events and outreach initiatives provide an atmosphere that is unmatched in their ability to bring together like-minded companies and individuals who have an interest in making historic preservation economically viable. As the design and construction industry continues to evolve and grow, relationships are increasingly important. HKC’s annual sponsorship program is specifically focused on supporting the development of strategic connections between our members, followers and sponsors.

FIVE reasons why YOU should be a business sponsor:

  • Give more and get more every month! As an HKC Annual Sponsor, your firm will gain multiple exclusive opportunities to reach HKC members, followers, firms, and allied professionals while demonstrating your commitment to promoting a high-quality built environment.
  • Exposure: Each year, HKC promotes outreach initiatives and networking events which offer unique opportunities to highlight your business directly to the local preservation community and to other participating industry leaders.
  • Positioning: Support the program areas that matter most to your business while positioning your company as a leader and trusted information source. These are excellent opportunities to differentiate your firm from your competition by aligning your business mission and goals with ours.
  • Relationship-Building: Use this opportunity to build long-term relationships that count. Develop the key relationships needed for your company/firm to maximize its potential in an ever-more competitive industry.
  • Deductible Business Expense: HKC is a 501-c- 3 organization. All or part of your sponsorship may be tax deductible as a charitable contribution for state or federal tax purposes. Consult with your tax advisor.

HKC’s annual sponsorship program offers a range of sponsorship opportunities to give you direct marketing and visibility benefits for 12-months. For program details click here.

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(Inclusion in this directory does not represent an endorsement of a contractor, business, supplier, or craftsperson by Historic Kansas City. The businesses listed are current Historic Kansas City Business Members.)

Marvin Windows – Silver Level


Known to challenge industry standards, the Marvin Family of Brands strives to push design to its limits in aesthetics, function and durability. Our products are preferred for new construction, remodels and replacement projects when compromise isn’t an option.

Rosin Preservation – Silver Level

Rosin Preservation brings to the table more than 60 years of professional experience working with a broad spectrum of preservation projects and issues.  Our clients are building owners interested in financial incentives, such as tax credits, that support their rehabilitation projects; public agencies who are using historic resources as a planning and economic development tool; and entities that need to comply with federal, state and local preservation regulations.

Strata Architecture + Preservation – Silver Level

Our firm’s core focus is to provide the most complete professional service possible to every one of our customers. Our design approach begins with careful listening of our clients’ specific goals and objectives, individual needs and wants, and their wishes that is carried out through each phase of the architectural process.

McCray Lumber and Millwork – Bronze Level

McCray Lumber and Millwork, family owned and operated since 1910, is comprised of seven distribution centers in the Kansas City area, as well as a showroom in Fairfax, KS. Our expert staff will provide you with outstanding customer service. We have the extensive industry knowledge to help you solve any issue. McCray Lumber and Millwork offers delivery services.

Foutch Brothers – Bronze Level

Foutch Brothers, LLC, is a privately-held real estate development, construction, and property management company specializing in historic mixed use renovation, sports facilities, multi-family, and senior housing as well as retail space. The company’s portfolio includes over 1,000 residential apartments, office spaces, and sports facilities in Kansas, Missouri, Nebraska, and Iowa Foutch Brothers profitably develops, improves, and manages successful development projects to rescue history, buildings, and cities.

Piper-Wind Architects – Bronze Level

Piper-Wind Architects is a full service, general practice firm whose focus is in the design of architectural projects of the highest quality. We specialize in the planning and design of livable communities, traditional neighborhood development, and commercial districts. Our interests lie in creating quality places for people to live, work, gather and play through thoughtful renovations, new residential, commercial and public projects as well as careful planning practices.


International Architects Atelier – Bronze Level

IAA is a studio committed to design excellence through exploration, experimentation and innovation. With each project, they deliver a completely authentic design. Creativity, originality and functionality are their driving forces.  The approach manifests in cohesive, forward-thinking designs of lasting beauty and relevance within their communities.

Helix Architecture – Benefactor Level

At Helix, we believe that great design can change people. And people can change the world. If you start with the human element, wonderful things happen. Every project starts by making a connection, asking questions, and digging deeper. We strive for a state of constant innovation—a place where expertise is a direct cause of our chronic curiosity, where good ideas are only outweighed by better ones, and where every project begins and ends with people. We are a dedicated group of architects, designers, thinkers, and innovators, creating thoughtful spaces for those that will inhabit them. We do what we do because we believe that great architecture and design have a genuine impact on people, businesses, and communities.

First Washington – Benefactor Level

First Washington Realty (FWR) is a fully integrated, national real estate investment and management firm. We specialize in the ownership of convenience, necessity and experience-oriented retail real estate.  FWR currently owns 97 shopping centers with a value of over $4.9 billion located in 22 states and the District of Columbia. Our centers contain approximately 12.9 million square feet with over 2,400 tenants.

Screenland Real Estate Services – Benefactor Level

Kansas City-based real estate development partnership. The partnership focuses primarily on adaptive-reuse opportunities and its guiding philosophy is the implementation of creative collaborative change through redevelopment.

Habitat for Humanity – Partner Level

Habitat of Kansas City is the seventh oldest affiliate of Habitat for Humanity International. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit Christian based organization working to fulfill the dream of home ownership for low-medium income families in the greater Kansas City area.  Mission Statement: Seeking to put God’s love into action, Habitat for Humanity brings people together to build homes,community and hope.
Vision: Provide a decent, affordable place to raise a family and build financial stability through home ownership.  Purpose: To build opportunities and hope for the urban core of Kansas City by empowering citizens and neighborhoods through affordable home ownership and financial education.

Bob Myers Properties – Partner Level

Thirty years of experience throughout the five county region of metropolitan Kansas City makes this forward thinking team uniquely qualified to deliver a seamless relocation experience. Let their strong networking connections to corporations, schools, arts and community group go to work for you.

The Bob Myers Properties team knows the Kansas City market and the importance of connecting to our community. Their success is built on knowing the diverse strengths of neighborhoods and architectural styles of homes.