The Missourian Award 2019
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Press Release

An Ozarks native is one of the 2019 of the Missourian Award recipients for his local, regional and national impact.

Founder of Kids Across America and President of Kanakuk Kamps Dr. Joe White has dedicated his life to serving and equipping next generation leaders across the nation. Under Joe’s leadership, Kanakuk serves more than 24,000 campers every summer, and he travels as a national speaker for women’s & men’s conferences, professional sports teams and more.

Author of more than 20 books about leadership, faith training and navigating the struggles of everyday life, Joe has impacted the nation in a positive way.

Joe White was honored at the Missourian Award Ceremonies on September 14.