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In the Spotlight – iAuction, Download Barstow, Upload Fun

The Barstow School’s iAuction, Download Barstow, Upload Fun event will be held on March 9th.  Guests will enjoy fabulous food, exciting items up for bid, games, prizes, and great community spirit. Sharon McDonald, Jennifer Kanan and Linda Olson are the co-chairmen. Also featured in the January 12th issue of The Independent Sharon McDonald, Jennifer Kanan and […]

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Heart of America Shakespeare Festival – Romantic Revels Gala

February 2nd is the date for the Heart of America Shakespeare Festival’s Romantic Revels Gala at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza. Ed Milbank will be honored as Shakespeare’s Herald, and Anita and Gary Robb will receive the Founder’s Award. Merrily Jackson and Bernadette Ashcraft are the co-chairmen. Proceeds will support the Festival’s education programs […]

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Centurion Spotlight – Jake Jacobson

Jake Jacobson is the chairman of the Centurions Leadership Program’s steering committee for 2012-2013. He is the social media manager for Garmin International. Jake’s work with Garmin has taken him around the world, from blogging at the Tour de France to running marathons in New York, Chicago and San Diego. Jack is married to his […]

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In the Spotlight – Kansas City Tip-Off

Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet’s Kansas City Tip-Off event is set for March 9th at the Uptown Theater. Gretchen and Hans Gold and Marsha and Joel Voran are the honorary co-chairmen. The country music concert event celebrates its fifth anniversary this year and features 2011 American Idol winner, Scotty McCreery. Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet began in […]

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Children’s Mercy – Red Hot Night

Red Hot Night, benefiting Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics is set for February 2nd in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. The event will feature cocktails, dinner, a live auction, and entertainment by The Party Crashers. Beth and David Fowler and Beth and Pat McCown will serve as the honorary co-chairmen. Also featured […]

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In the Spotlight – JDRF’s Dream Gala

JDRF’s Dream Gala is set for May 4th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The gala will feature dinner, silent and live auctions and live entertainment by The Zippers. Bonnie Kelly and Teresa Walsh will serve as the co-chairmen.  Also featured in the December 15th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Lyndon Wade […]

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Kansas City Hospice House – 2013 Angel Gala

August 24th is the date for the 2013 Kansas City Hospice House Angel Gala. Guests will enjoy dinner, entertainment and a silent auction. Carol Barnett, Sharon Mallin and Jill Shapiro are the co-chairmen. Also featured in the December 8th issue of The Independent Carol Barnett, Sharon Mallin and Jill Shapiro, co-chairmen  

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