Members of Youth With Vision raised about $3,000 at their Bunco fundraiser Nov. 11. The funds will go toward substance abuse prevention efforts. Youth With Vision is a student-led organization supported by Tri-County Mental Health Services. Teens from Clay, Platte and Ray counties participate. Before the Bunco event YWV members posed for a group photo. Shown are: (l-r) Front: Chiarra Franklin, Liberty; Aimee Turner, Smithville; Madelyn Judah, Park Hill South; Olivia Judah, Plaza Middle School; Lauren Frala and Lauren Harris of Smithville; Carah Sage, North Platte High School. Second row: Jordan Elder, Park Hill; Madeline Belfonte, Liberty; Amber Thrasher, North Kansas City; Kennedea Caldwell, Park Hill; Elif Barnhart, Park Hill South. Third row: Madison Schmerbach, Lawson; Kat Turpin, North Kansas City; Gracen Blackwell, Excelsior Springs; Jordyn Beard, Smithville; Ryun Smith, North Kansas City; Clayton True, Northland Christian; Conor Henry, North Kansas City. Fourth row: Jake Wolfe and Jace Robinson, Smithville; Morgan Neal, Heritage Middle School; Jenna Falleri, Liberty North; Maddy Mills, Lawson; Julie Falleri, Liberty North; Andrea Kluhsman, Kearney; Taylor Schmidt, homeschool; Ali Ishkuntana, Oak Park. Back row: Casey Flynn and Mason Davis, Staley. For information on the organization, visit www.youthwithvisionkc.org or call youth prevention specialist Reshana Peterson 816-877-0496.
Members of Youth With Vision raised about $3,000 at their Bunco fundraiser Nov. 11. The funds will go toward substance abuse prevention efforts. Youth With Vision is a student-led organization supported by Tri-County Mental Health Services. Teens from Clay, Platte and Ray counties participate. Before the Bunco event YWV members posed for a group photo. Shown are: (l-r) Front: Chiarra Franklin, Liberty; Aimee Turner, Smithville; Madelyn Judah, Park Hill South; Olivia Judah, Plaza Middle School; Lauren Frala and Lauren Harris of Smithville; Carah Sage, North Platte High School. Second row: Jordan Elder, Park Hill; Madeline Belfonte, Liberty; Amber Thrasher, North Kansas City; Kennedea Caldwell, Park Hill; Elif Barnhart, Park Hill South. Third row: Madison Schmerbach, Lawson; Kat Turpin, North Kansas City; Gracen Blackwell, Excelsior Springs; Jordyn Beard, Smithville; Ryun Smith, North Kansas City; Clayton True, Northland Christian; Conor Henry, North Kansas City. Fourth row: Jake Wolfe and Jace Robinson, Smithville; Morgan Neal, Heritage Middle School; Jenna Falleri, Liberty North; Maddy Mills, Lawson; Julie Falleri, Liberty North; Andrea Kluhsman, Kearney; Taylor Schmidt, homeschool; Ali Ishkuntana, Oak Park. Back row: Casey Flynn and Mason Davis, Staley. For information on the organization, visit www.youthwithvisionkc.org or call youth prevention specialist Reshana Peterson 816-877-0496. SUBMITTED PHOTO
Members of Youth With Vision raised about $3,000 at their Bunco fundraiser Nov. 11. The funds will go toward substance abuse prevention efforts. Youth With Vision is a student-led organization supported by Tri-County Mental Health Services. Teens from Clay, Platte and Ray counties participate. Before the Bunco event YWV members posed for a group photo. Shown are: (l-r) Front: Chiarra Franklin, Liberty; Aimee Turner, Smithville; Madelyn Judah, Park Hill South; Olivia Judah, Plaza Middle School; Lauren Frala and Lauren Harris of Smithville; Carah Sage, North Platte High School. Second row: Jordan Elder, Park Hill; Madeline Belfonte, Liberty; Amber Thrasher, North Kansas City; Kennedea Caldwell, Park Hill; Elif Barnhart, Park Hill South. Third row: Madison Schmerbach, Lawson; Kat Turpin, North Kansas City; Gracen Blackwell, Excelsior Springs; Jordyn Beard, Smithville; Ryun Smith, North Kansas City; Clayton True, Northland Christian; Conor Henry, North Kansas City. Fourth row: Jake Wolfe and Jace Robinson, Smithville; Morgan Neal, Heritage Middle School; Jenna Falleri, Liberty North; Maddy Mills, Lawson; Julie Falleri, Liberty North; Andrea Kluhsman, Kearney; Taylor Schmidt, homeschool; Ali Ishkuntana, Oak Park. Back row: Casey Flynn and Mason Davis, Staley. For information on the organization, visit www.youthwithvisionkc.org or call youth prevention specialist Reshana Peterson 816-877-0496. SUBMITTED PHOTO

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