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Second annual launch challenge opens April 16

Second annual launch challenge opens April 16

The Launch Challenge is an opportunity for Lee’s Summit women of the high school Class of 2018 to win $250 cash toward the funding of her Next Big Thing. 

She can use this money toward school, books, housing, travel, supplies or any other expense. The Challenge includes viewing a brief online presentation and completing an associated online quiz. Any participant who scores 100% on the quiz, will be entered into a random drawing for the cash prize. The Challenge closes June 1st at 11:59pm, and the prize will be awarded at The Packing Party, June 19th. The winner must be in attendance to claim the prize. If she is not, another name will be drawn.

The content of the Launch Challenge aligns with the curriculum of The Packing Party and is designed to equip recent high school graduates for their next phase of life. Through completing the Challenge and attending The Packing Party, girls will be receiving training from professionals in the areas of Mental Wellness/Mindfulness, Healthy Nutrition, and Sexual Assault Prevention through Engagement.

Take the Launch Challenge or purchase tickets for the Packing Party, visit at lslaunch.weebly.com

Please contact the Launch team at lees.summit.launch@gmail.com for additional information or assistance.


About Launch

Launch is a partner of Lee’s Summit CARES, a nonprofit community coalition that provides programs for youth substance abuse prevention, parenting and character development.  The 30-year old nonprofit agency works to maintain a healthy and safe community for children, youth and families of the Greater Lee’s Summit area.  For additional information about Lee’s Summit CARES visit LSCARES.org.

Cody Harter’s death should not, cannot, be in vain

Cody Harter’s death should not, cannot, be in vain

Launch & Lee's Summit CARES hosting second annual Packing Party

Launch & Lee's Summit CARES hosting second annual Packing Party