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Johnson County Community College Foundation – Some Enchanted Evening

Mark Gilman was honored as the Johnson Countian of the Year at Johnson County Community College Foundation’s 31st annual Some Enchanted Evening. Britton and Clint Robinson served as chairmen of the gala, which was held at the Overland Park Marriott on November 11th. Proceeds benefit students in need of financial assistance.

Ashley and Ramin Cherafat 


Stephanie Sharp, Henry Sandate, Greg Musil, Dr. Joe Sopcich, JCCC; Nancy Ingram, Lee Cross and Jerry Cook


Student Speaker Angela Walker


Britton and Clint Robinson, chairmen


Terry and Mayor Peggy Dunn, Shirley Rose and Steve Rose


Tom Finkbiner and Barbara Larson


Mark Gilman, honoree; with Stacy and Dr. Joe Sopcich, JCCC

Also featured in the January 6, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Troy Thomas


Shawnee Mission Education Foundation – Donor Recognition Dinner

Shawnee Mission Education Foundation held its annual Donor Recognition Dinner on February 7th at the Broadmoor Bistro, located in the new Center for Academic Achievement. Guests enjoyed a delicious dinner…

Heart of America Shakespeare Festival – Romantic Revels

Guests didn’t have to ask, “Where fore art thou?” They knew – the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza was the site for Romantic Revels. The benefit for the Heart…

Children’s Mercy – 14th Annual Red Hot Night Gala

February 10th was the date for Children’s Mercy’s 14th Annual Red Hot Night Gala. The event was coordinated by the Hands & Hearts Auxiliary of Children’s Mercy. More than 1,600…

WIN for KC – Women’s Sports Award Celebration

More than 1,700 guests attended the 2018 WIN for KC Women’s Sports Award Celebration at the Kansas City Convention Center on February 7th. Ibtihaj Muhammad, Olympic bronze medalist in Team…