Lutheran Early Response Team

The LUTHERAN EARLY RESPONSE TEAM  (LERT) is a national response team to natural and made made disasters.  In the state of Kansas there are over 300 certified members.  We are FEMA recognized and are the only FEMA approved and trained volunteer CHAIN SAW Crew in the state of Kansas.
The Northeast Kansas Squad is officed out of King of Kings Lutheran Church in Gardner KS.  Gardner is approximately 30 miles south of Kansas City - Gardner has a population of approximately 20,000.
2021 will be the first year that LERT is participating in the Pink Patch Project.
We have dedicated that this year's fundraising will be used to assist local families who are battling any form of cancer.
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McPherson County Sheriff's Office

The McPherson County Kansas Sheriff’s Office is pleased to announce we are selling specialty breast cancer awareness patches. The patches will cost $10 each. The proceeds of the patch sales will be donated to the Women and Children Combating Cancer organization in McPherson (W.A.C.C.) at the end of October 2021.
W.A.C.C. is a support Non-Profit organization in McPherson County that started in 2005. All funds raised by W.A.C.C. stay in McPherson County. The money W.A.C.C. receives is used for medical expenses, pharmaceutical costs, transportation, nutritional expenses and or household needs to help assist individuals affected by this terrible disease.
Respectfully,
 
Sheriff Jerry P. Montagne
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