Jackson County Legislative Chair Theresa Cass Galvin (6th District) recently made a special delivery. She delivered 300 face masks to Sisters In Christ in Raytown.
Sisters In Christ operates recovery houses for women transitioning from substance use disorder treatment facilities and/or correctional facilities.
Sisters In Christ serves as the COMBAT resource hub for the STRIVIN' initiative in Raytown.
COMBAT Initiative Focuses On The Need For Joint Effort To Reduce Violence
This COMBAT initiative brings together school administrators, police officers, elected officials, mental health professionals, social workers, faith-based leaders and concerned citizens to address violence in Jackson County’s most vulnerable neighborhoods. With a focus on developing a collaborative, comprehensive and coordinated plan in each “hot spot,” STRIVIN’ recognizes that no one individual or single agency can “save a neighborhood.” It takes working together—striving together—to make any neighborhood a safe place to call home. » MORE