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In the Spotlight – Pembroke Hill’s 2013 Auction

A Night Under the Stars is the theme of Pembroke Hill’s 2013 Auction, set for February 23rd at Starlight Theatre. The Auction will feature delicious cocktails and dinner, as well as live and silent auctions. The event began in 1988 and raises funds to support school programs, financial aid and faculty professional development. Julie Morris, Jennifer Bailey and […]

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Women’s Foundation – Awards Luncheon

The Women’s Foundation of Greater Kansas City’s 20th Annual Grants Awards Luncheon will be held on December 7th at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. Karen and Mike Herman will serve as the honorary chairmen, and Martina Navratilova is the keynote speaker. Also featured in the November 10th issue of The Independent

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In the Spotlight – 2013 Lyric Opera Ball

The Lyric Opera Circle will present The 2013 Lyric Opera Ball, “The Phantom Ball,” on April 19th at Bartle Hall. Anne and Howard Elsberry are the honorary chairmen, and Barbara Spilker is serving as the chairman. Guests will enjoy breathtaking ambiance, magnificent music and entertainment, dinner and dancing, and a premier silent auction. Also featured in the […]

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St. Teresa’s Academy – Auction

St. Teresa’s Academy Auction, Swinging on a Star, swings into town on November 17th. Larry Moore will be the emcee. Auction organizers met recently to finalize preparations for the annual gala, which includes a gourmet dinner and live and silent auctions. Also featured in the November 10th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Chris Wilborn (Seated) […]

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The Gift of Hope, A Night of Giving

The Gift of Hope, A Night of Giving will be held on January 26th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown hosted by Kansas City Young Matrons. The evening will include cocktails, a sit-down dinner, a live auction and dancing to KOKOMO. Proceeds will support Hope Faith Ministries, a day center for the […]

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Women’s Foundation – Linda Jordan

Linda Jordan was elected recently to become the new Board President for The Women’s Foundation of Greater Kansas City. Linda is excited to provide leadership for the Foundation toward its mission to enhance and improve financial self-sufficiency in a comprehensive way for women and girls in our community. The Foundation is also excited to welcome […]

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In The Spotlight – 39th Annual Snow Ball

The 39th Annual Snow Ball benefiting Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas will be held on January 19th at the Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center. Judy and Bob Hoehn are the honorary presidents, and Jeanne and Charlie Haake are the presidents. Guests will enjoy an evening celebration with a cocktail reception, formal dinner and […]

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