With a presence in the Kansas City area for more than seven decades, Waddell & Reed takes its commitment to community very seriously. As a proud resident of this Midwestern metropolis, one of our top priorities each year is to give something significant back to this great city, from sponsoring major events to supporting numerous philanthropic endeavors – undertakings that are staunchly backed by our Home Office associates as well as financial advisors in our local offices. At Waddell & Reed, we truly value our relationship with both sides of the state line, as evidenced by the examples below:
Waddell & Reed Kansas City Marathon
One of the fastest-growing marathons in the United States, the Waddell & Reed Kansas City Marathon and its affiliated races regularly attract thousands of runners from around the world.
Light the Night
Each fall, Waddell & Reed employees, friends and family members enthusiastically reach out to support this major event, benefitting the Mid-America Chapter of the Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Our philanthropic spirit touches numerous organizations and initiatives throughout the Kansas City area.