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Symphony League – Evening of Holiday Shopping

The beautiful Country Club Plaza was the setting for an Evening of Holiday Shopping on December 4th. Symphony League members and their guests enjoyed cocktails, delectable fare and great shopping from retails hosts Baldwin, Burberry, Eileen Fisher, Standard Style, St. John, Terrasi Living and Scandia Home, and Vom Fass. A portion of the sales was donated to the Kansas City Symphony.

Jan Tracy, Betty Scott and Marylou Turner


Meg Haas, Morgan Haas, Debbie Haas, Michael Fields, and Pam Bruce


Gina Penner, Julie Sykes, Barbara Spilker, Karen Mische, and Laurie Burgess

Also featured in the January 6, 2018 issue of The Independent


Shawnee Mission Education Foundation – Donor Recognition Dinner

Shawnee Mission Education Foundation held its annual Donor Recognition Dinner on February 7th at the Broadmoor Bistro, located in the new Center for Academic Achievement. Guests enjoyed a delicious dinner…

Heart of America Shakespeare Festival – Romantic Revels

Guests didn’t have to ask, “Where fore art thou?” They knew – the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza was the site for Romantic Revels. The benefit for the Heart…

Children’s Mercy – 14th Annual Red Hot Night Gala

February 10th was the date for Children’s Mercy’s 14th Annual Red Hot Night Gala. The event was coordinated by the Hands & Hearts Auxiliary of Children’s Mercy. More than 1,600…

WIN for KC – Women’s Sports Award Celebration

More than 1,700 guests attended the 2018 WIN for KC Women’s Sports Award Celebration at the Kansas City Convention Center on February 7th. Ibtihaj Muhammad, Olympic bronze medalist in Team…