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MOCSA – Community Luncheon

Tavia and Clark Hunt were the honorary chairmen, Denise Delcore and John Green were the community support committee co-chairmen and Becky Loboda and Alicia Starr served as the co-chairmen for Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA’s) Community Luncheon. The April 26th event was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Mira Sorvino, Academy Award-winning actress and human rights activist, was the keynote speaker.


Guests enjoyed the Patrons’ Party that was hosted by the Kansas City Chiefs on April 25th.
Martin and Geony Rucker posed with their daughter, Claire.
Patricia Mitchell and Mira Sorvino, keynote speaker



(Seated) Cindy Muller, Kathy Fallon, Ellen Merriman, and Debbie Kerr (standing) Kathy Woodward, board member; Kara Martin, Julie Polkinghorn, Lisa Schmidt, and Becky Bublitz


Marlys and Michael Haverty with Kaitlin Thrun

Also featured in the June 9, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Roy Inman


Lyric Opera Circle – Fall Luncheon

September 5th was the date for the Lyric Opera Circle’s Fall Luncheon at The American. Sherry Love and Joan Braswell were the hosts. Circle President Patricia Scott announced the theme…

Symphony Ball – Benefactors’ Party

The home and gardens of Linda Woodsmall DeBruce and Paul DeBruce were the lovely setting for the Symphony Ball Benefactors’ Party on September 5th. The celebration featured cocktails, a sumptuous…

The Victory Project – The Victory Gala and Sporting Invitational

The Victory Gala and Sporting Invitational are part of an annual multi-day event to raise funds to further the mission of The Victory Project, the foundation of Sporting Kansas City.…

Kansas City Young Matrons – Reassembly Day Tea

September 10th was the date for Kansas City Young Matrons’ Reassembly Day Tea. The event marked the start of the organization’s 102nd year. Members enjoyed a lovely brunch and the…