Monday, December 09, 2019

Loneliness Strikes Kansas City Startup Scene

The path of a tech billionaire is a lonely road . . . But still not as desperate as the miserable existence of a broke-ass coder. And so, here's local big biz working to build community or at least placate all of the angry souls in this town still pounding away keyboards in search of Internets riches.

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H&R Block plans $3.5M in KC investments to combat social isolation, boost entrepreneurs

H&R Block filed its intentions Thursday to contribute $6.5 million over the next five years to support neighborhood revitalization and the success of small businesses nationally - with $3.5 million slated specifically for Kansas City.

7 comments:

Anonymous said...

A draconian .08 legal limit law killed any chance of a pub culture from developing in the Nanny States of America.

Loneliness is pretty much synonymous with America these days.

Anonymous said...

The half life of the Nuclear Family.

Anonymous said...


Why would H&R Block throw money into something where the city is actually working against the very thing Block is trying to support? Funny.

Anonymous said...

When you can charge poor single moms $400 to do a tax return and pay the preparer $20 to do it there is plenty of millions to go around.

Anonymous said...

LOL

Anonymous said...

Mind your own fucking Business Jeff Jones

Anonymous said...

I wish I had someone to share this news with.