Independence had a busy day today! ...

Honored to have Senator Jerry Moran visit today and see the activity at Independence Community College's Fab Lab!

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Labette Health celebrated the ribbon cutting and open house of the new ER facility today in Independence. ...

Had a great visit to Independence today to speak at the ribbon-cutting and celebrate the opening of the new Independence Healthcare Center emergency room. This modernized facility will deliver quality emergency and medical care to residents right in their own hometown. I appreciated CEO Brian Williams’s invitation to speak at the ribbon-cutting and the warm welcome from Mayor Fred Meier and members of the community. After this celebration, I toured the Fab Lab at Independence Community College. This creative space provides entrepreneurs and community members access to manufacturing and digital fabrication tools encouraging experimentation, creativity and the entrepreneurial mindset. Although it’s not an academic program, the Fab Lab does offer college students introductory training in electronics, robotics, welding, 3D printing, prototyping and more. Thank you to the dozen entrepreneurs I met at Fab-Lab and to Jim Correll and Tim Haynes of the Fab Lab for the tour, and for helping our state develop business entrepreneurs. I look forward to the Fab-Lab's upcoming "Community Boot Camp: How to Start a Fab-Lab From Ground Zero" in February.

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Project 17- Together We Succeed shared Woodson USD #366's post. ...

Eat at the Feedbunk on Saturday, August 19th & you can have the opportunity to help support our Middle School Cheerleaders! They will be working for tips between the hours of 4:00 & 9:00!

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Project 17- Together We Succeed shared Community Health Center of Southeast Kansas's UnitedHealth Group is helping CHC/SEK improve access to care t.... ...

Thanks to partners like UnitedHealth Group, CHC/SEK is connecting more families to care and bridging the gap through telehealth. #CHCSEKCaresForAll #ValueCHCs #NHCW17 www.unitedhealthgroup.com/Posts/Feed/unitedhealthgroup/2017-08-09-Spotlight-on-Julie-Stewart.aspx

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What a great effort from The Humboldt Community! Let's help get it sold. ...

Home for Sale! $110,000 605 Pecan St. Humboldt, Ks 3 Bedrooms 2 Baths 2 Car Oversized Garage 2 Lots 1425 Sq Ft Storage Shed Corner Lot Privacy Fence Family Room Opens to Deck Living Room Laundry Room New Siding and Windows New Carpet Beautiful Refinished Wood Floors New Central Heat and Air Contact Humboldt Affordable Housing, Inc., with any questions! Tours Available! Cole Herder @ City of Humboldt: 620-473-3232 or 620-228-3790

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December Meetings & Events

DECEMBER

Monday, December 1: Anti-poverty Program Meeting – 9:30 a.m. (Chanute)
Casey Foundation Meeting – 3:00 p.m. (Lawrence)

Tuesday, December 2: KOAF Radio Interview – 8:00 a.m. (Ottawa)
Chanute Guiding Coalition Meeting – 12:00 p.m. (Chanute)

Wednesday, December 3: Pittsburg Guiding Coalition Meeting – 12:00 p.m. (Pittsburg)
Human Trafficking Event – 1:00 p.m. (Pittsburg)

Thursday, December 4: Anti-poverty Program Meeting with United Methodist Church – 9:30 a.m. (Fort Scott)
Generational Poverty Team Meeting – 3:00 p.m. (via conference call)

Friday, December 5: Poverty Simulation Workshop – 8:00 a.m. (Ottawa)
Ottawa Guiding Coalition Meeting – 12:30 p.m. (Ottawa)

Monday, December 8: Linn County Board of County Commissioners Update – 11:00 a.m. (Mound City)

Tuesday, December 2: Chautauqua County Board of County Commissioners Update – 9:00 a.m. (Sedan)

Thursday, December 11: Global Trade Day – 8:00 a.m. (Coffeyville)
Project 17 Core Group Meeting & Legislative Update Event – 1:30 p.m. (Iola)

Friday, December 12: Spring Hill Poverty Meeting – 10:30 a.m. (Spring Hill)

Monday, December 15: Greenwood County Board of County Commissioners Update – 10:00 a.m. (Eureka)

Tuesday, December 16: Crawford County Board of County Commissioners Update – 10:00 a.m. (Girard)

 

 

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