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Honoring the Johnson Countians of the Year 2006 : Norman and Elaine Polsky

Renowned for their philanthropy, which includes gifts of both time and money, Norman and Elaine Polsky shared a lifetime of involvement as tireless advocates for the arts, education, human services and entrepreneurship.

Norman and Elaine Polsky

Their vast list of honors, awards and achievements is both admirable and inspiring. In 1999, they launched the Polsky Practical Personal Enrichment Series at JCCC on subjects such as insurance, health and investing.

The series, held in Polsky Theatre, is permanently endowed by the Norman and Elaine Polsky Family Supporting Foundation, within the Greater Kansas City Community Foundation, in partnership with JCCC.