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Spotlight on Centurions – Gretchen FitzGerald

Gretchen FitzGerald is an account executive at Blue Cross Blue Shield of Kansas City and is member of Centurions, class of 2017. Gretchen and her husband, John, enjoy watching their kids play sports, supporting the Royals and other local teams, working on their house, and being social with family and friends. Gretchen and John FitzGerald […]

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Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas – 42nd Annual Snow Ball

Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas’ 42nd Annual Snow Ball will be held on January 16th. Recently, a group of Nativity parishioners gathered at the lovely home of Kara and Doug Ciocca to help raise funds for the Ball. Mary Oades, Angie Koetting, Jamie Hurt, and Dawn Baker Gordon and Julianna Braun and Katie and […]

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Congratulations, Mr. & Mrs. Simpson!

Jeri Lynne Skomal and Connor MacArthur Simpson were married on March 15th at The Secret Window Art Gallery in Denver, Colorado. The bride is the daughter of Mr. and Mrs. Scott Skomal of Denver. She is the granddaughter of Mr. and Mrs. Fred Robertson of Naples, Florida. Her groom is the son of Debra Ball […]

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Kansas City Chiefs – Chiefs Style Lounge

The Kansas City Chiefs’ Chiefs Style Lounge event was held on November 12th at The Gallery. The fourth annual event was geared toward female fans and featured two fashion shows with Chiefs cheerleaders, ambassadors and dancing star Elijah, modeling Chiefs apparel and boutique clothes. Proceeds support City Year, a national education organization serving high-need schools. […]

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MOCSA – Johnson County Fall Forum

Mikaela Blocher and Shelby Frigon were co-chairmen of MOCSA’s 12th annual Johnson County Fall Forum. The October 7th event was held at the Overland Park Marriott. Jeffrey Bucholtz was the keynote speaker, and Sarah and Jon Baum served as honorary chairmen. Committee Members: (Seated) Co-chairman Shelby Frigon, Michelle Neylon, Cynthia Wendt, Kathy Woodward, Co-chairman Mikaela […]

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The Lyric Opera Ball – Seduction Ball

The Lyric Opera Ball committee and board members recently had a fabulous party to kick off the Seduction Ball, inspired by the opera, Carmen. Susan Bubb, Regina Kort, Heather Ryan, and Suzanne Shank served as the hosts. The Lyric Opera Circle’s Seduction Ball will be held on April 2nd at Union Station Kansas City.  Jennifer […]

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Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation – White Coat Gala

April 9th is the date for Truman Medical Center Charitable Foundation’s White Coat Gala at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Neil T. Douthat is the honorary chairman, and Rachael Weber Sabates and Dr. Nelson Sabates are serving as chairmen. Neil T. Douthat, honorary chairman Rachael Weber Sabates and Dr. Nelson Sabates, chairmen Also featured in […]

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