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Mid City Students Promote Mental Health First Aid Bill and School Funding Equalization

Top: IYC students who were certified; Bottom: IYC students discussing funding and mental health bill

Mid City High Iowa Youth Congress (IYC) members, Jade Arnold, Cameron Head, Ayiana Litt, Maddy Pineo, and Morgan Kurtz, attended the District Mental Health First Aid training to be certified in support of their mental health training for school staff bill (pictured top). IYC members, Morgan Kurtz, Maddy Pineo, and Cameron Head, and their advisors, Josh Thomas and Dave Thede, also held a roundtable discussion with Iowa Governor Candidate Andrea McGuire and Iowa Democratic Black Caucus members to discuss the bill along with school funding equalization (pictured bottom).