JoplinProud – Preview of Upcoming Events

Upcoming Events and Overview of Joplin Disaster Recovery Summit

KGCS -TV Missouri Southern State University Interviews Jane Cage from the JoplinProud Committee about the different activities scheduled the week of May 17, honoring the 5th Anniversary on May 22. Jane explains the meaning of all those butterfly statues popping up around town and why the committee selected the butterfly to symbolize the past 5 years. She also discusses why the Joplin Disaster Recovery Summit is so important and what makes it unique. The interview covers highlights from the program including the opening session “Road to Resilience” which is being broadcast as a nationwide teleconference with the support of FEMA. Watch the video to find out about events that might interest you – there is something for everyone.