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Media Appearances 2020 
Media Appearances 2019 

Feb. 26, 2019

President and CEO Susan Whitmore talks to KCTV5 about the opioid epidemic in Kansas City

March 2, 2019

Susan Whitmore answers a "good question" about the opioid epidemic on KCTV5

April 26, 2019

Michelle Irwin, community outreach specialist, speaks to Fox4 on the importance of Drug Take Back Day

May 13, 2019

Missouri has one of the worst drug problems in the country, study finds

May 17, 2019

DeMarco Vaugh, community prevention specialist, talks to KMBC9 about the dangers of fentanyl 

May 17, 2019

DeMarco Vaugh, community prevention specialist, is interviewed by FOX4 about a string of reported fentanyl-related overdoses

June 18, 2019

Royals great Willie Wilson speaks to KCTV5 about his career and role as chair of the Celebrity Golf Tournament

July 23, 2019

President and CEO Susan Whitmore speaks to KMBC9 about the amount of opioid pills shipped to Kansas, Missouri

July 29, 2019

Margaux Guignon, Director of Prevention Services, talks to The Kansas City Star about the rising rates of drug overdose deaths in Kansas and Missouri

August 5, 2019

Margaux Guignon, Director of Prevention Services, Director of Prevention Services, is interviewed by FOX 4 about the rise in overdose deaths in the bi-state area

September 11, 2019

President and CEO Susan Whitmore shares her personal story of recovery in this podcast

September 17, 2019

Susan Whitmore and Melissa Edman are interviewed live about Hearts of Addicted Love Ones (HALO) in the 41 Action News studio

September 26, 2019

KMBC 9 covers the 2019 Celebration Evening featuring Elizabeth Vargas in Conversation with Lara Moritz 

President & CEO Susan Whitmore, with Melissa Edman and anchor Cynthia Newsome in the 41 Action News Studio, on Sept. 17, 2019. 

For media inquiries, please contact Marchel Alverson, Marketing and Communications Manager, 816-800-8060, malverson@firstcallkc.org

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