Location: Kansas City

February 2018

Jacob White

Jacob White is a Kansas City local who after a brief foray studying anthropology in rural Iowa returned to work on social justice issues and study to be a librarian. He spent the past year as an Americorps Vista volunteer … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Lauren Weinberg

Lauren Weinberg grew up in Kansas City, and earned her Bachelor of Arts in Jewish Studies and History from Indiana University-Bloomington (IU). After college, Lauren’s interests led her to Falls Village, CT, and the Adamah Jewish Farming Fellowship. Upon completion … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Sammi Sader

Sammi Sader was born and raised in Kansas City, graduating from the University of Missouri-Kansas City with a major in Criminal Justice.  After moving to Miami and attending law school at the University of Miami School of Law, Sammi returned … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Zach Ruben

Zach Ruben was born and raised in the Kansas City area. He attended Cornell University’s School of Hotel Administration. After graduation, Zach’s first job took him to Annapolis, MD where he worked for a private REIT doing online marketing. After … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Jake Rose

Jake Rose was born and raised in the Kansas City area. Rose recently graduated from the University of Kansas and is currently working for the Department for Children and Families as a Child Protection Specialist. Rose is passionate about social … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Annie Rifkin

Annie Rifkin was born and raised in Omaha, Nebraska, she received her Bachelor’s degree in Behavioral Science from Bellevue University. After graduating, Annie lived in Israel for nine months participating in a volunteer program through MASA. Annie moved to Kansas … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Courtney Landy

Courtney Landy is a Business Strategist in the Executive Development Program at Cerner Corporation. She is passionate about healthcare and education social justice issues, with a focus on education and access for vulnerable populations. Originally from Washington, DC by way … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Kim Kushner

Kim Kushner currently serves as the Events and New Student Programs Coordinator at the University of Missouri-Kansas City (UMKC). Originally from Buffalo, NY, Kim earned her undergraduate degree from The Ohio State University in English, and her Master of Science … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Sara Harrison

Sara Harrison moved to Missouri from Minnesota after graduating from Hamline University School of Law. Shortly after her move, Sara began her career in public service as a state government lawyer for the Missouri Department of Labor. In 2016, Sara … Continue reading

5th Feb, 2018

Jennifer Donahue-Runyan

Jennifer Donahue-Runyan is a core volunteer with Pathway to Hope, a nonprofit dedicated to supporting families navigate the uncharted waters of mental illness. Jennifer’s most important role is a wife and mom. She has two children and four bonus children. … Continue reading

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