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Women’s Foundation – A Celebration of Women

May 12th was the date for a reception to celebrate the release of the 2014 edition of the Women’s Foundation of Greater Kansas City’s A Celebration of Women. The event was held on the top floor of Polsinelli’s new Plaza Vista. The Karen Herman Advocate for Women and Girls Award was presented to Martha Humphreys and the late Julie M. Geis.

Also featured in the June 14, 2014 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Jeff Evrard

(Front row) Mark Fitzpatrick, Nicole Garren and Michelle Freed, honoree; Charley Benson, Julie Nelson Meers and Ken Lawrence (back row) Jack Kammerer, Linda Laurence, Tom Gray, George Satterlee, Jeff Phillips, Grant Burcham, and Jim Goetz (out of camera range) Chris Hafner, Linda Marcum and Robyn Frye
Ann Mesle and Linda Sybrant
Linda Jordan, board chairman
Nancy Stuckey, Lindsey Cegelis, Sally Goldenbaum, Karan Rice, Patsy Shawver, honoree;  Alice Carrott, Carol Feiock, Mary Michael Sterchi, Pat Harris, and Carol Cowden (back row) Christine Maurer, Barbara MacLean, Betsy Piebenga, Laura McConwell, Jan Marcason, Becky Tilden, Durinda Ashley, Linda McConwell, Kim Higgins, and Beth Southern



Heart of America Shakespeare Festival – Romantic Revels Masked Ball

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WIN for KC – Women’s Sports Awards Celebration

The Women’s Sports Awards Celebration kicked off WIN for KC’s 25th anniversary celebration. The February 8th event was held at the Kansas City Convention Center. Carrie Fry Robinson, Sania Cay,…

YMCA of Greater Kansas City – Challenge Your Fashion

The 12th annual Challenge Your Fashion gala was held on January 26th. Guests enjoyed a fashion show with sports celebrities and YMCA Challenger athletes, cocktails, dinner, a silent auction, a…

Kansas City Young Matrons – Magic Ball

January 26th was the date for Kansas City Young Matrons’ Magic Ball, a benefit for Avenue of Life. Bonne Illig and Martha Miller served as the co-chairmen, and Maureen and…