October 23, 2019
For Immediate Release
Kansas City, Mo, October 23, 2019 – The media is invited to a press conference on Wednesday, October 30th, 9:00AM at Rose Brooks Center. Mayor Quinton Lucas will announce a new gun ordinance that will be introduced later the same day. The ordinance aims to keep guns out of the hands of individuals convicted of the crime of domestic violence.
At the Press Conference, also hear from Rose Brooks Center’s Blueprint for Safety Coordinator, Annie Struby and Board President, Phil Greenfield. Nearly half of the individuals who seek help from Rose Brooks Center are impacted by gun violence.
- Mayor Quinton Lucas
- Phil Greenfield, Rose Brooks Center Board President
- Annie Struby, Rose Brooks Center’s Blueprint for Safety Coordinator
About Rose Brooks Center
Rose Brooks Center offers domestic violence services and programming in the Kansas City Metro area and beyond. While hundreds of individuals and pets find safety in emergency shelter, thousands more are served outside of shelter through groundbreaking community programs. Rose Brooks Center has been providing services to individuals and families since 1978. www.rosebrooks.org.