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  • The Jewel Ball

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  • The University of Kansas Health System

    Hall of Fame Dinner and Awards Celebration

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  • The Independent and TIVOL

    2018 Tie The Knot Bridal Issue

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  • Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City

    Legacy Invitational

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  • Cristo Rey Kansas City

    Dancing with the Kansas City Stars

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  • Folly Theater

    Folly Garden Party

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  • KCRep

    A Fearless Fête 2018 – Live from Kansas City, it’s Saturday Night

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  • The Jewel Ball

    Debutante Tea

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  • The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

    30th Anniversary Ball

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  • Open Options

    Hats Off to Mothers

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  • March of Dimes’ Greater Kansas City

    March for Babies

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Recent Features

2018 Tie The Knot Bridal Issue In honor of the 2018 Tie The Knot Bridal Issue, The Independent and TIVOL united to host a cocktail party at TIVOL Hawthorne Plaza on June 21st. For the occasion,… Read More
Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Welch, Jr.! Natalie Anne Kirk and Jeffrey Cotton Welch, Jr. were united in marriage at La Quinta Country Club in Palm Springs, California, on March 3rd. The bride is the daughter of… Read More
Name Dropping – Symphony Ball Mary and John M. Edgar will serve as the honorary chairmen of the 2018 Symphony Ball, “To Paris With Love,” presented by the Symphony League of Kansas City. It will… Read More
HEY, LET’S PUT ON A SHOW: KCDF is fulfilling early promise, and then some When Anthony Krutzkamp and Logan Pachciarz welcomed the audience to the Kansas City Dance Festival’s inaugural performance in June 2013, some doubted that such an endeavor could thrive in KC’s… Read More
Broadway Deli
Many of us MOTs (Members Of the Tribe, for those of you who aren’t Jewish) have long mourned the closing of The New York Deli (of blessed memory), which was an iconic eatery at 70th and Troost. My mother always…
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Nonprofit Leadership Alliance – 70th Anniversary Gala
June 2nd was the date for Nonprofit Leadership Alliance’s 70th Anniversary Gala, “A Better World,” at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The evening celebrated 70 years of strengthening the social sector with a talented and prepared…
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Saint Luke’s Foundation – Annual Recognition Luncheon
June 7th was the date for Saint Luke’s Foundation’s Annual Recognition Luncheon at Grand Street. Established in 1988 during the silver anniversary of Saint Luke’s Foundation, the Foundation Fellow Award recognizes outstanding service and support of medical education, research and…
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Operation Breakthrough – Big Dreams, Bright Futures
More than 850 guests gathered for Operation Breakthrough’s 20th annual Big Dreams, Bright Futures event on April 27th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The evening honored Jean and Bill Dunn, Sr., who were the honorary…
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Catholic Charities Foundation of NE KS -Ben and Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic
May 14th was the date for Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas’ 37th annual Ben and Betty Zarda Family Golf Classic at Lake Quivira Country Club. This year’s event raised more than $161,000 to support Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas’…
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Directors of Philanthropy

Join us in honoring your board of directors in our signature issue set for September 29th. In this issue, The Independent celebrates the remarkable people in Our Town who donate so much of their time and talents to charitable organizations.

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