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Make a Ripple, Change the World - SevenDays

Post Date:04/08/2019 10:02 AM
The City of Olathe invites residents to join with others from the Kansas City metro to "Make A Ripple, Change The World" as part of the “SevenDays” initiative.

At the April 2 City Council meeting, the Olathe City Council proclaimed April 9 to 15, 2019, as “SevenDays Week.” Each day during SevenDays Week will be devoted to a theme, including love, discover, others, connect, you, go, and onward. Residents and businesses are invited to support “Make A Ripple, Change the World” by attending events including a diversity dinner, community blood drives, wellness activities, and the annual “Faith, Love and Walk.”

Register for an event or learn more at, and share your stories on social media with #BeTheRipple and #GiveSevenDays.

"SevenDays" is an initiative created in remembrance of Dr. William Corporon, Reat Underwood and Terri LaManno, who were tragically murdered in a hate crime in Overland Park on April 13, 2014. Mindy Corporon, daughter of Dr. Corporon and mother of Reat, and Dr. Jim LaManno, husband of Terri, launched SevenDays as a way to bring people of diverse backgrounds, religions, ethnicities, and more to learn about each other and develop a better understanding.
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