Filling the gaps, she says, is the main focus for the Lee's Summit Educational Foundation. This is Sheryl Franke, director for the not-for-profit entity tasked with raising money and funding projects to supplement, complement and enhance programming offered by the Lee's Summit R-7 School District.
This week, Franke sits down with Community Voices host Nick Parker to to talk about the foundation, the programs it offers to the school district and how it draws support from the Lee's Summit community.
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A promotional video for the foundation's 2017 Race for the Future is below.