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  • Family Promise of Lawrence
    Family Promise covers immediate and necessary expenses so that families with children can direct their incomes to paying off debt or saving up for a deposit on a house. One of the families currently staying at the shelter has two daughters who are in need of clothing, shoes, and school supplies.
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    905 Tennessee Street
    Lawrence, KS US
  • Lawrence Fruit Tree Project
    The Lawrence Fruit Tree Project works to address the growing need for access to nutritious food by partnering with the public to grow, maintain, and utilize perennial food plants. Through community orchard projects, the organization helps local residents plant and care for fruit trees, develops proposals for appropriate public spaces to plant trees, and hosts educational workshops about fruit- and nut-tree cultivation.
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    1204 Oread Avenue
    Lawrence, KS US
  • Heart to Heart International
    Heart to Heart International began as the vision of Dr. Gary Morsch, who challenged his local Rotary club to donate medical supplies to hospitals in Moscow at the end of the Cold War. With local collections across the country and the aid of the U.S. government, they distributed aid to 15 area hospitals. Today, Heart to Heart International continues to improve health conditions all over the world by connecting individuals in need with medical resources. It mobilizes volunteers to provide medical education and aid, respond to international crises, and address community health concerns.
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    401 S. Clairborne, Suite 302
    Olathe, KS US
  • YWCA Topeka
    The YWCA is the largest women's multicultural organization in existence, encompassing some 125 million members in over 100 countries. The membership represents a diversity of culture and lifestyle that assembles in 300 local associations, including the YWCA of Topeka. The Topeka chapter, first instituted in 1887, lives out the YWCA mission of empowering women with locally focused programs and outreach initiatives ranging from fitness and wellness to youth services such as Girls on the Run of Topeka. A local council of Girls on the Run International, the Topeka organization often partners with the YWCA, using running to encourage girls in grades 3-8 to live lives of confidence, health, and togetherness.
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    2130 Southwest Wanamaker Road
    Topeka, KS US
  • Greater Topeka Chamber of Commerce
    The Topeka Chamber of Commerce represents the Topeka community's businesses, civic organizations, and more than 1,700 individuals. Whether it's through networking events or efforts to enact business-friendly legislation, the group strengthens the community by bringing in new businesses and building a network of support.
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    120 SE 6th Ave
    Topeka, KS US
  • YMCA
    For more than 125 years, YMCA of Topeka has been helping people bolster their muscles, and today invites people to tone up in three full-service facilities and the 175-acre outdoor fitness retreat, Camp Hammond. Members enjoy a slew of body-boosting benefits, swimming laps in three indoor swimming pools, walloping orbs on nine racquetball courts, and flexing their muscles in six gymnasiums. Hone your physique in any of the more than 120 fitness classes (certain classes require additional fees), including aquatic fitness classes that proffer workouts that are as comforting to joints as an obstacle course made of marshmallows. Outdoors enthusiasts can also explore Camp Hammond's 15-acre lake, swimming dock, canoes, and nature trails. Included in today's deal is a coaching session with a trained wellness coach to discuss goals and receive an introduction to the fitness equipment.
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    3635 Southwest Chelsea Drive
    Topeka, KS US
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