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The Hunt Family Foundation and the Kansas City Chiefs – 44th annual 101 Awards

March 1st was the date for The Hunt Family Foundation and the Kansas City Chiefs’ 44th annual 101 Awards at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center. Joe Freeman served as chairman of the sold-out event that supports the Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation. This year’s honorees were Peyton Manning, LeSean McCoy, Robert Mathis, Luke Kuechly, Andy Reid, and Ron Rivera. Len Dawson was honored with the Lamar Hunt Award for Professional Football.

Also featured in the April 19th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit:  David Riffel and Steve Sanders

2014 101 Awards
John Bluford, Truman Medical Centers; and Andy Reid, honoree
2014 101 Awards
(Seated) Adam Gase and Peyton Manning, honoree (standing) Kevin Prenger, Joe and Alena Prenger, Shannon and Darren Prenger, and Jeanette Prenger
2014 101 Awards
John Dorsey and James Lofton
2014 101 Awards
Clark Hunt, Norma Hunt, Pamela Held, Bobby Bell, and Shelly and Andy Iseman
2014 101 Awards
Evan Hesse, Peyton Manning, honoree; and Dan Hesse
2014 101 Awards
Jamaal Charles addressed the guests.



Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas – 44th Annual Snow Ball

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Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties – Community Ball and Cotillion

Much merriment ensued at the Junior League of Wyandotte and Johnson Counties’ Community Ball and Cotillion, which was held on December 2nd at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The highlight…

Folly Theater – Folly Frolic

Folly Theater hosted its third annual Folly Frolic on December 6th. This year’s theme was “The Folly Went Country, ” and country duo Walker McGuire was the featured performer. Guests…

Kansas City Ballet Guild – Nutcracker Luncheon

Grand Street was the lovely setting for Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Luncheon on December 14th. Guests enjoyed fabulous fare and festive table décor. Gigi Rose is serving as the…