Friday, April 11, 2014


SUFY Hosts Breakfast for Child Abuse Prevention Month!

Sunflower Kids is a founding member of Stand Up for Youth (SUFY), a group of local agencies working together to bring attention to the issue of child abuse and neglect.  The group is comprised of members representing Sunflower Kids, CHES Solutions, Key Assets, CASA, Kids First, Fayette County Public Schools, the Plantory, and Wellcare.  

From left to right: Rashmi Adi-Brown, CHES Solutions Group; Janet Gates, CASA; Angela Baldridge (and Elvis), the Plantory; Ashley Dotson, SFK; Jennifer Hall, Key Assets; Brittany Arthur, Wellcare; Kellie Kozee Warren, Kids First; Kristen Jenkins, Kids First and Children's Advocacy Center; Stephanie Hoffman, SFK; Alex Horn, SFK
 In celebration of Child Abuse Prevention Month SUFY hosted a breakfast to honor those who work hard on behalf of children's safety.  We recognized a few superstars and were able to celebrate with lots of people doing wonderful work on behalf of children!

From left to right: Tammie Franks, Fayette County Public Schools; Chris Townsend, Fayette County Public Schools; Shana Turner, Department of Community Based Services; Missy Blakeman, Department of Community Based Services
Other superstars attended to show their support and willingness to STAND UP FOR YOUTH!

Tom Shelton, Superintendent of Fayette County Public Schools

Beth Mills, LFUCG Commissioner for Social Services
Grace Akers, Department of Community Based Services
Judge John Schrader, Fayette County Family Court Judge
Jennifer McVay Martin, Attorney
Nicole Prebeck, Attorney
Peter Brown, Attorney
Crystal McVay Shepard, Attorney
Chris Groeber, CEO of Key Assets KY