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All for the Children family fun and resource fair April 8 at MCC-Blue River

Metropolitan Community College-Blue River’s All for the Children family fun and resource fair, an event designed to celebrate childhood, will be Saturday, April 8, at the campus in Independence. The sixth annual fair, which runs from 10 to 11:30 a.m., will feature all kinds of free, fun activities — including an egg hunt and the …

Student helping plan MCC-Blue River’s All for the Children event

For three years, a Metropolitan Community College student has been taking part in an annual event that aims to prevent child abuse. This year, she has assumed an even bigger role. Emily Vanderpool, an MCC-Blue River student, is not only helping organize this year’s All for the Children event, but she is also being an …

Thanks to everyone who supported MCC-Blue River’s All for the Children

THANK YOU! The bunny hopped off into the sunset to rest up for Easter, after his big day at MCC-Blue River’s “All For the Children” on March 19. What a great success it was. We can’t say enough about the generosity and effort that went into supporting this event to celebrate children. We had student, staff, …

MCC- Blue River honors community children

100 Years, 100 Stories MCC-Blue River hosted an event, All for the Children, Saturday, March 21. The annual event began in 2011 as a response to the increase in child violence that continues to occur in the region. MCC-Blue River now partners with Little Blue Elementary producing a shift in the focus of the event: the …