8th Annual Penny Mill, Inc. Community Empowerment Event
Host Craig Lubow talks with Melvin Merritt Director of Penny Mill about the Free Food, Entertainment, Information, Raffles, Games, Family Fun and activities at this years event.
The Penny Mill event provides entertainment, empowering information on education, arts, finance, safety, employment, health & wellness, giveaways and much more. Exhibitors will showcase their products and services for an all-day family fun and exciting time that the whole family will enjoy.
Penny Mill Picnic will be Saturday July 14th, 8:30 AM to 3 PM at Ground Level Ministries, 3307 East 26th Street,KCMO.
For more information check out their Face Book event – https://www.facebook.com/events/217539805683216/ or contact Melvin Merritt at 816-204-0428 or Email: [email protected]
Beth Hill – Developing Job Readiness With Women In The Topeka Correctional Center
Beth Hill, Job Readiness Coach, Washburn Institute of Technology, will be talking about some of the educational vocational rehab type programs that she offers at the women’s prison in Topeka. She previously had been an instructor of speech and director of theatre at Maple Woods Community College in KCMO. Her program is under a grant which ends in September unless they find another funding source.
Host Craig Lubow talks with Beth Hill, a Job Readiness Specialist, about her work with women preparing to leave the Topeka, Kansas Correctional Center.
The JoJR Calendar for the week of July 9th
The KCMO chapter of Moms Demand Action will be held Wednesday, July 11, 6 PM at the Waldo Branch KC Public Library, 201 E 75th St, Kansas City, MO. You are invited to help them work for common sense gun laws at the state and national level.
We The People, Educate To Liberate will be holding a candidate forum Wednesday July 11th 5:30 – 7:30 Pm at the Lucille Bluford Library, 3050 Prospect Ave, KCMO. Candidates for State Representative District 26 and Jackson County Legislative District 2 will participate. All are welcome.
Corey’s Network and the Chuck E Cheese at 18701 E. 39th st,Independence Mo are once again teaming up to help pay for the funeral expenses of a victim of murder, on Friday, July 13th, from 3-9pm. 15% of all purchases at the register including food, merchandise, and token deals will go to help bury victims of murder under the age of 12. You are invited to help out this good cause and enjoy food, fun and games. If you have information on a murder call the tips hotline at 816-474-TIPS, that’s 474-8477.
Mothers of Incarcerated Sons and Daughters will have their monthly meeting Saturday, July 14th, from noon to 2pm at the Waldo Branch Library, 201 East 75th Street, KCMO If you have a loved one that is incarcerated and need advice and support MISD has members that may be able to help.
Penny Mill Picnic and Community Empowerment Event will be Saturday July 14th, 8:30 AM to 3 PM at Ground Level Ministries, 3307 East 26th Street,KCMO.
For more information contact Melvin Merritt at 816-204-0428 or Email: [email protected]