Visit CCO's Facebook page to watch a Facebook Live interview with Phil Glynn, president of Travois. CCO Executive Director Seft Hunter and Mr. Glynn discussed why a $15 minimum wage actually benefits businesses!

Kansas City has one of the highest murder rates in the nation. Faced with the constant threats of violence around us, it is time to come together as a community and take action. We are calling on you to join a Neighborhood Violence Response Team to support victims’ families, connect with at-risk youth, and create safe communities for all.

This is how you can make a difference in the world, by promoting peace and healing! Join us for orientation/training:

Date: Saturday, October 7, 2017

Time: 10am to 1pm (lunch served)

Location: Metropolitan Missionary Baptist Church (2310 Linwood Blvd, KCMO 64109)

RSVP: Let us know you're coming here.

Please spread the word on Facebook by sharing the event page. See you then!


Join us in Johnson County! Health is more than just the absence of disease. It is the ability to thrive—physically, mentally, and spiritually.

At this conversation the Johnson County Department of Health and Environment will share the results of their community health assessment with the faith community and explain their health improvement plan. We’ll explore how JoCo can work together to promote living, working, playing, and praying in healthier ways. All faiths are welcome.

Date: Thursday, October 26, 2017

Time: 11:30am-1:30pm (lunch provided)

Location: Arts and Heritage Center, 8788 Metcalf Ave, Overland Park, KS 66212

RSVP: Please RSVP here.

Then forward this email to someone you know would also be interested and share the Facebook event to spread the word!

If you are a faith leader, we'd love for you to bring your congregation. See you there.

Event sponsors: LiveWell Johnson County, the Johnson County Department of Health & Environment, the Seventh Day Adventist Church, Communities Creating Opportunity