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Posted on: June 15, 2021

COMBAT mid-year funding news conference Wednesday

For Immediate Release
June 15, 2021

Domestic Violence & Youth Employment Focus Of COMBAT
Mid-Year Funding News Conference On Wednesday

Jackson County COMBAT will be awarding nearly $1.5 million in funding to address two crucial anti-violence issues: domestic violence and youth employment. The County Legislature approved the funding today.

 Jackson County Prosecutor Jean Peters Baker and COMBAT Director Vince Ortega will join representatives from some of the agencies receiving this mid-year funding for a news conference Wednesday (June 16) afternoon at the DeLaSalle Education Center in Kansas City. 

Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 2:00 p.m.

DeLaSalle Education Center
3737 Troost Ave.
 Kansas City, MO 64109


The news conference will be held in the DeLaSalle Education Center's library on the main floor.

MEDIA ENTRY will be on the side of the building with an entrance right next to the library. If possible, we ask those media members who will be attending to notify COMBAT Communications Administrator Joe Loudon.


Joe Loudon

COMBAT Communications Administrator

Office: (816) 881-4337

Cell: (816) 682-5783

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