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2015 Class of Rising Stars – Henry W. Wash

Henry Wash started off in life with the odds against him. Malnourished and abandoned as an infant, he lived in a foster home and was finally adopted at age seven. Henry also had difficulties in school until a man named Thurman Mitchell mentored him, giving him tools for academic success. After Thurman died, Henry felt at […]

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Stems: A Garden Soirée

The Arts & Recreation Foundation of Overland Park’s eighth annual Stems: A Garden Soirée will be held on June 27th at the Overland Park Arboretum and Botanical Gardens. Guests will enjoy fine wines, delicious fare from 24 restaurants, strolling through the gardens, plein air art, and fireworks. Victor & Penny and Funk Syndicate will provide […]

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Heart to Heart International – Compassion Gala

Heart to Heart International’s Compassion Gala will be held on May 9th event at The Gallery Event Space. Carla Duryee is the chairman, and Bob Regnier is serving as the honorary chairman of the event that features cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, and great entertainment. Proceeds support Heart to Heart International’s mission to improve […]

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Under a Blue Moon: Garden Party and Rare Plant Auction

The 12th annual Under a Blue Moon: Garden Party and Rare Plant Auction will be held on June 7th at Powell Gardens. Diane Phillips and Larry McMullen are the co-chairmen, and the Atha Family Foundation is the honorary chairman. The evening will feature cocktails, delectable fare from Lon Lane’s Inspired Occasions and silent and live […]

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Spotlight on Centurions – Kara Lowe

Kara Lowe is a member of the Centurions, Class of 2015. She is the co-chairman of the recruiting committee and has served on the Transportation, Infrastructure and Planning Task Force. Kara is currently the marketing director for Town Center Plaza and Town Center Crossing in Leawood. Kara and her husband, Patrick, have two children, Betsy […]

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The Children’s Place – Chiefs Charity Game

The Children’s Place is the beneficiary of the 2015 Chiefs Charity Game at Arrowhead Stadium. David Lockton is the honorary chairman, and Patty and Don Kincaid are serving as the chairmen of the 32nd annual event that is one of the NFL’s most successful and unique community initiatives. David Lockton, honorary chairman Patty and Don […]

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KidsTLC – Pour For More

Pour For More, a cocktail fundraiser to benefit KidsTLC, will be held on May 8th at The Guild. Anne and Dr. Bart Putnam and Mathew Norgard are serving as the honorary co-chairmen of the event that will feature cocktails, delicious fare, silent and live auctions, dancing to local entertainment, and a fun photo booth. Honorary […]

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