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Making Financial Sense Sept/Oct article
Prairie Village, KS
09/03/2019 01:47 PM
As we prepare our
families to begin their learning journey,
I believe it is important to remind
you of the benefits of fully understanding
and knowing YOURSELF.... Read more
Mission Sunflower Festival: Volunteers Needed
08/28/2019 02:00 PM
The Mission Business Partnership is looking for volunteers to help with the Sunflower Festival, October 12. Please contact Jennifer Pugh, firstname.lastname@example.org if you are interested in helping.
Thank you!... Read more
Johnson County Wastewater receives national recognition
NACWA’s (National Association of Clean Water Agencies) annual Peak Performance Awards recognize wastewater treatment programs who have outstanding compliance rates. Recently, at NACWA’s annual conference, it was announced that all six of Johnson County’s wastewater treatment facilities were among those recognized for outstanding performance in 2018.... Read more
Can Your Family Benefit From a Special Needs Trust?
Oveland Park, KS
08/01/2019 04:16 PM
If you have a child or another family member with disabilities, you obviously have concerns and questions. How can you help your loved one achieve the greatest quality of life possible? Can you arrange for adequate services? What’s the best way to pay for them? Can you get some financial help?... Read more
Welcoming a New Child? Consider These Financial Moves
Overland Park, KS
07/26/2019 10:59 AM
If a new child has entered your life, you are no doubt full of joy today and hopes for the future. And you can help make that future a brighter one for your child and your family by taking some important steps in these areas:... Read more
Be A Market Booster...Adopt the Mission Market!
We're reaching out to groups around town to see if there is any interest in volunteering for a day at the market. It's a great opportunity to heighten awareness of your organization in the community!
The main help we really, truly need are boosts for set-up and clean-up. Then, it becomes more social, helping at the information tent, and then a quick burst of help for tear-down. We have distinct slots for people who would need to just come and go, or we can have the same people hanging out all evening - whatever works best.... Read more
Health Care is Personal for Kansas Families
I know health care is personal for Kansas families. This is one my top priorities as your new representative. I wanted to share a quick survey to learn more about your views, so I can do a better job of serving you... Read more
2019 Voting Scorecard
Every year, MainStream tracks legislation and voting in the Kansas Legislature. And every year, we choose a few of the most important votes, and score legislators on whether they voted with or against MainStream's stated positions. Our voting scorecard for 2019 is here, with scores for 2019, and lifetime scores as well. There's a lot of information that goes into this exercise. And, of course, some of the results are a little nuanced. Some are not. Let us give you a little explanation.... Read more
Estate Plans Can Help You Answer Questions About the Future
Overland Park, KS
07/12/2019 11:23 AM
The word “estate” conjures images of great wealth, which may be one of the reasons so many people don’t develop estate plans – after all, they’re not rich, so why make the effort? In reality, though, if you have a family, you can probably benefit from estate planning, whatever your asset level. And you may well find that a comprehensive estate plan can help you answer some questions you may find unsettling – or even worrisome.... Read more