The Rich Hill Youth Development Center (RHYDC) is a facility with the Missouri Division of Youth Services (DYS)and is located in Rich Hill. It is a 24 bed residential treatment facility for boys ages 11 to 17.
The mission of the Division of Youth Services is to enable youth to fulfill their needs in a responsible manner within the context of and with respect for the needs of the family and the community. DYS programs are established to provide the mandated services enumerated in Chapter 219.016 in the Revised Statutes of the state of Missouri. These services include assessment, care and treatment, and education of all youth committed to its care.
The Community Liaison Council is a group of volunteer citizens that are involved with and support activities for the youth . They are hosting a fund-raising activity to generate funds to help support monthly activities for the youth which may include pizza parties, birthday recognition and providing gifts at Christmas.
Tickets are now on sale to win a set of Firestone tires valued at $500. Tires may be redeemed from any of the 36 firestone dealerships in the Kansas City area to include Lee’s Summit, Raymore and the Joplin dealership.
You may purchase your tickets by mail at $5 each from Doug McCrorey, President of the Community Liaison Council by sending your money (checks payable to “Community Liaison Council”) to:
6711 SW CR 1007
The deadline to purchase tickets is Friday, February 28, 2016 by 5 p.m.
Your ticket will be mailed to you so be sure and include your return address. Any and all Free Will contributions or donations will be appreciated.
The drawing will be held on Friday, February 28. The winner will be notified by phone.