Kansas City - Mothers in Charge
The Kansas City Division honors the Kansas City chapter of Mothers in Charge, a non-profit advocacy and support group for mothers, grandmothers, aunts, and sisters who have lost children and family members to homicide. The group provides crisis counseling and other support to victims’ families, and works with law enforcement to gather tips about violent crimes.
FBI Director Recognizes Distinguished Community Leaders
In a ceremony at FBI Headquarters on April 15, 2016, Director James B. Comey recognized the recipients of the 2015 Director’s Community Leadership Award. These leaders, selected by their area FBI field office, have demonstrated outstanding contributions to their local communities through service. The FBI is grateful for the work of each of these individuals and organizations on behalf of their communities.
“[This year’s honorees] have done extraordinary good across communities in this country and have made a lasting difference,” said Director Comey. “Thank you for that good, thank you for what you represent, and thank you for inspiring not just the FBI but this entire country.”
Recipients of the 2015 Director’s Community Leadership Award are:
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