The Crisis Center of Johnson County is seeking a Stewardship & Events Coordinator. This position is responsible for supporting The Crisis Center of Johnson County’s development efforts by implementing donor stewardship, engagement and cultivation efforts; managing event logistics and direct mail program; supporting executive functions; and managing organizational records.
“A suicide attempt survivor is on a mission to find fellow survivors and document their stories of courage, insight, and humor. Along the way, she discovers a rising national movement transforming personal struggles into action.”
Sept. 19, 7:00 p.m. at the Englert Theatre: This Suicide Prevention Month documentary screening of The S Word is FREE and open to the public, thanks to our sponsors UI Healthcare and Lensing Funeral & Cremation Service. A discussion panel featuring the documentary’s director, Lisa Klein, who is a suicide survivor, will follow the screening.
“Hunger” is an ugly word and it is right in our own backyard. The truth about hunger in Iowa is inconvenient and unwelcome. There is a misconception that government programs and emergency food providers have resolved the hunger problem. Many people today assume mistakenly that hunger is not an issue. Actually, that is an illusion. The current food system does not provide enough affordable healthy food to all who need it.