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Summer Programs For Urban Core Youth

May 22, 2015

The combination of bored kids with lots of free time in the summer can be a challenge for parents, especially those living in the urban core where resources are stretched and choices are often limited. On this edition of Up To Date, guest host Danie Alexander discusses summer programs for inner city youth in Kansas City.


  • Wendy Pearson is the marketing director for Wildwood Outdoor Education Center located in La Cygne, Kansas.
  • Chantell Garrett is a special assistant at the Mayor's Office of Civic and Community Engagement for Kansas City, Mo., which sponsors Mayor's Nights for youth and adults.