CEO Brenda Sharpe Discusses Health Disparities in KCPT Interview
What We’re Reading at REACH
In our work, we come across a number of news items and reports related to the REACH Foundation’s funding priorities and strategic goals. “What we’re reading at REACH” is a collection of links to noteworthy articles that have caught our attention.
The Urban League of Greater Kansas City released a 2015 “Picture of Health: The State of Black Kansas City,” report on the health, education, economic, and social/community conditions of black and Hispanic Kansas Citians. The report presents a range of data which together lay out a picture of both improvements and persistent disparities.
The report includes a special section on health, as well as a collection of essays on education, economic, social justice and civic engagement.