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Mothers In Charge Want To Protect Children From Violent Crime

Losing a loved one to violence is extremely difficult, but family members of the deceased are turning to each other not only for support but to enact change. KC Mothers In Charge, now in its second year, is leading a special effort in that direction. On this edition of Up to Date, we learn how the group is working to make Kansas City safer for its children.  


  • Rosilyn Temple is the executive director of KC Mothers in Charge.
  • Kendra Jackson and Lenora Williams are both members of the KC Mothers In Charge.

For more information on KC Mothers In Charge, call (816) 912-2601, and to learn about the national organization, click here.

Steve Kraske is the host of KCUR's Up To Date. Follow him on Twitter @stevekraske.
In addition to being KCUR's afternoon newscaster, Lisa Rodriguez covers city hall and other news around Kansas City. Follow her on Twitter @larodrig.