Heartland Coalition Community Forum: Gun Violence: Keeping our Children Safe

Monday, October 09, 2017 at 08:30 AM

Heartland Coalition Community Forum will host "Gun Violence: Keeping our Children Safe" 

October 9, 2017 at Pierson Hall at UMKC's Student Success Center

Keynote Speaker Nicole Hockley, mother of 6-year-old Dylan Hockley who was killed at Sandy Hook and Co-founder of Sandy Hook Promise will join us in our 4th Annual Community Forum. She has been named one of ‘25 Women Changing the World’ recognized by PEOPLE Magazine and will speak on keeping our children safe and preventing gun violence without just talking about the gun.

8:30am registration with the program starting at 9:30am. Our keynote speaker, Nicole Hockley begins the day. This is followed by a Panel Presentation: Accidental Deaths, School Safety, Mental Health & Suicide and a Working Lunch:  Develop Action Plans.

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Registration for the event will open on September 1, 2017. 


Stand Up, Speak Out 2017

Sunday, October 22, 2017 at 05:00 PM
Overland Park Convention Center in Overland Park, KS

Save the Date!

The MainStream Education Foundation is proud to invite you to the 2017 Annual Stand Up, Speak Out Awards Dinner on Sunday, October 22, 2016, at the Overland Park Convention Center.

At the year's event we will be giving the Robert H. Meneilly Award and Volunteer Service Award

The evening will begin with a Cocktail reception and silent auction. This will be followed by dinner and the program.

Registration for the event has not begun yet. Please check back for more details and to purchase tickets. 

Please mark your calendars for October 22, 2017!

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