Kids Rising Up through Support and Healing is a PreK-12th grade group concept aligned to state and national standards. KRUSH was developed by School Counselor, Jalina Wheeler and Instructional Assistant, Kristi Whittaker from Russell, Kentucky. The KRUSH concept can be used in any school district, in all states.
WJRF paid for both ladies to travel to Frankfort and provide two trainings, (July and October), for a total of 39 educators. Frankfort Independent; Franklin County, and Madison, Henry, Owen and Bullitt counties attended the training.