2017 Recognition Luncheon

The 2017 CHS Recognition Luncheon was held June 16 at the Sedalia Country Club. CHS supporters, employees and program participants received awards for their accomplishments.

RL-Haley IMG_3354Ray Haley receives his Lifetime Achievement Award award
from CHS Board President, Cliff Callis

RL-Haley family-IMG_3369Ray Haley and his family

RL-Estrada IMG_3368Cristian Estrada and family – Outstanding Personal Growth
Family & Child Development

RL-Hopkins-IMG_3380Betty Hopkins – Outstanding Generosity and Volunteer of the Year

Ciara Pennock, Pettis County Health center, Outstanding Community Involvement

Garnetta Sullivan, Outstanding Community Involvement

Karen Tow, Outstanding Personal Growth, Employment Services

John Boy Gill, Outstanding Personal Growth Community Living

Jorge and Megan Guevara, Outstanding Employment Opportunities

Jessica Todd, Outstanding Personal Growth, Service Coordination

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2017 Mother’s Day Tea

Tea for Two at the Zoo

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PCAD Defibrillator Donation


The Pettis County Ambulance District (PCAD) recently donated an Automatic External Defibrillator to the Center for Human Services (CHS).  The equipment will be located at the Roger A. Garlich Center.
From left to right: PCAD staff, Tracy Rank and John Fleri CHS staff Ashley Atkinson, Emerson Cox, Jenny Todd, PCAD staff Paula Jordan and Lance Dempsey and CHS staff Ignacio Lopez.

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Knights of Columbus Donation

KofC checkThe Knights of Columbus Council #831 recently presented the Center for Human Services/Children’s Therapy Center with a check for $446.10 from proceeds from their annual Tootsie Roll campaign.  Council member Pat Oneill and volunteer Sarah Broadbent pose with Center participants, from left to right,  Denna Johnson, Cory Finnern and Keishaun Jones.

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Lion’s Club Donation

lions-checkPhil Kemp, President of the Sedalia Lion’s Club, presents a $500 donation to The Center for Human Services/Children’s Therapy Center’s Life without Limitations Campaign.  Representing the Center is Development Director, Susan Mergen

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Chili with the Cromleys

On November 10, 2016, close to 100 people enjoyed Chili with the Cromleys, a fundraiser and tribute dinner for Board Member Sue Cromley.  Sue has been involved with the Center for almost 60 years.  The fundraiser raised $12,250, which will be used to support the Center’s mission statement of “lives without limitations”.

cromley-img_0161Sue Cromley

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