Community Resources Archive

Celebrating Black History Month in Southeast Kansas

February is Black History Month, and several organizations throughout Southeast Kansas have special events planned to celebrate the history, achievements, and contributions of African Americans. We’ve compiled this short list of some of the events you can look forward to this month! Gordon Parks Museum Our friends at the Gordon Parks Museum are currently hosting a Black History … Continue reading →

October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month: What You Need to Know


October is National Domestic Violence Awareness Month (NDVAM). Although the first NDVAM was more than 30 years ago, domestic violence remains a serious problem throughout the United States, including right here in southeast Kansas. Fortunately, our region is well-served by several nonprofit organizations committed to educating the public about domestic violence and empowering victims to … Continue reading →