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$84,000 going to Ozark Center

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More than $240,000 in long-term tornado relief funds is awarded to the United Way of Southwest Missouri and Southeast Kansas to be distributed to non-profits throughout the Joplin community.

The Ozark Center has received more than $84,000 of that funding.

The money will go towards mental health programming to benefit 100 kids in elementary and secondary schools, as well as at Ozark Center's "Will's Place" facility when school is not in session.


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