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Central Exchange offers free tickets to leadership programs for federal employees affected by shutdown

January 23, 2019
KANSAS CITY, Mo. —  Central Exchange will offer free tickets to its leadership programming for federal employees affected by the shutdown 
“During this challenging time for federal employees, we want to offer them the opportunity to expand their networks, learn new skills and keep their spirits positive. At Central Exchange, we’re dedicated to empowering women and men to cultivate their careers, and we know connecting federal employees to community resources is the right thing to do,” says Courtney Thomas, Central Exchange President & CEO.  
Federal employees can access the programs at the Central Exchange downtown or south locations. Each program takes place over lunch or breakfast, and the meal prepared by Central Exchange’s Executive Chef is included. Program cornerstones include speakers and content to: empower you, promote wellbeing, ignite business and cultivate community. Every program provides exposure to industry leaders, networking, resources and inspiration.  
We all are seeking growth, community and genuine relationships, Thomas says. “We look forward to welcoming our Kansas City federal employees to Central Exchange.  
Federal employees affected by the shutdown can access programs by visiting centralexchange.org/calendar and registering for programs with the code FEDERAL. Presentation of federal ID will be required upon arrival, and there are a limited number of tickets available on a first come, first served basis per program.  
  • CX Downtown: 1020 Central Street Ste 100, Kansas City, MO 64105 
  • CX South at the Grid (until Jan 31): 12022 Blue Valley Pkwy, Overland Park, KS 66213 
  • CX South at Training Umbrella (beginning Feb 1): 10551 Barkley Street, Suite 102, Overland Park, KS 66212 
Empower your career — and your life — at Central Exchange. Established in 1980, we equip our 900+ members through genuine relationships and unparalleled leadership programming. Central Exchange is where women shape the future. That's why we unite leaders across genders, industries and perspectives. Because diversity skyrockets success for all. And, that's why we need you. You belong here. Invest in your career — and your life: Central Exchange.org
Courtney Thomas, President & Chief Executive Officer
(816) 471-7560