You can only give kudos after you have a certain number of post.
You only have two posts so far and that is not enough.
[EDIR] While I did not find the exact number, I found this FAQ/Info https://forums.verizon.com/t5/Community-Announcements/Verizon-Community-Ranking-System/m-p/797929 where it talks about Community Rank and Functionality Granted.
If you are the original poster (OP) and your issue is solved, please remember to click the "Solution?" button so that others can more easily find it. If anyone has been helpful to you, please show your appreciation by clicking the "Kudos" button.