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Kansas City , MO 64105 United States

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April 2018

MOCSA’s Community Luncheon

April 26 @ 11:30 am
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$75

We invite you to be a part of this compelling educational community event to learn how we can join together to help end sexual violence. Each year, more than 1,100 guests attend the Luncheon in support of survivors of sexual abuse and assault. Metropolitan Organization to Counter Sexual Assault (MOCSA); To improve the lives of those impacted by sexual abuse and assault and to prevent sexual violence in our community. MOCSA reaches more than 63,000 people in our community each year…

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Midwest Innocence Project’s Faces of Innocence Gala

April 26 @ 5:30 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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Guests will be inspired by Keynote Speaker Amanda Knox, listen to prominent leaders associated with wrongful conviction work and participate in silent and live auctions. Midwest Innocence Project (MIP); Dedicated to the investigation, litigation and exoneration of wrongfully convicted men and women in our five-state region (KS, MO, IA, NE, and AR).  

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Operation Breakthrough’s 20th Annual Fundraiser, Big Dreams – Bright Futures

April 27 @ 5:30 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$200

Join Honorary Chairmen Jean and Bill Dunn, Sr. to celebrate the 20th annual fundraiser. Cocktails, silent auction, dinner, and a program. Operation Breakthrough: to provide a safe, loving and educational environment for children in poverty and to empower their families through advocacy, emergency aid and education.

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May 2018

AdHoc Group Against Crime’s Ninth Annual Community Guardian Awards and 86th Birthday of Alvin Brooks

May 3 @ 6:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$186

Join us as we celebrate our community partnerships and all AdHoc is doing to serve communities impacted by crime and violence while creating pathways for economic opportunities. You will also hear more about our new office. AdHoc Group Against Crime; Founded in 1977 by Alvin Brooks, we serve as a trusted bridge between the community and law enforcement; serving as a meaningful community resource that, through crisis intervention and prevention, supports the individuals and their families who are adversely affected…

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JDRF’s Dream Gala

May 12 @ 5:30 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$400

Bringing community leaders together to accelerate a cure for type 1 diabetes (T1D). JDRF; Accelerating life-changing breakthroughs to cure, prevent and treat T1D and its complications.  

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Nonprofit Connect’s 34th Annual Philanthropy Awards Luncheon

May 16 @ 11:00 am
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$100

Honoring individuals and organizations for their outstanding commitment to impact through philanthropy in Kansas City. With more than 1,000 members of the non-profit and for-profit community attending every year, the Philanthropy Awards Luncheon is Kansas City’s oldest and largest celebration of giving. Nonprofit Connect; Linking the non-profit community to education, resources and networking so organizations can more effectively achieve their missions.  

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The Salvation Army’s Civic Lunch

May 17 @ 12:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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The ninth annual Civic Lunch is an opportunity for the Kansas City community to learn and celebrate the latest innovations. Previous guest speakers have been First Lady Laura Bush, Mayor Rudy Giuliani, Inside Edition's Deborah Norville, and Joe Theismann. The Salvation Army; An evangelical part of the universal Christian church, The Salvation Army’s message is based on the Bible. Its ministry is motivated by the love of God. Its mission is to preach the Gospel of Jesus Christ and to…

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The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s Man & Woman of the Year Grand Finale

May 17 @ 6:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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Guests will enjoy dinner, drinks, silent and live auctions, and the much-anticipated announcement of the 2018 Man & Woman of the Year winners. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society; To cure leukemia, lymphoma, Hodgkin's disease, and myeloma and to improve the quality of life of patients and their families.  

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June 2018

Nonprofit Leadership Alliance’s 70th Anniversary Gala

June 2 @ 6:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$200

Join Event Chairmen Peggy and Terry Dunn to honor Alliance founders, including former Kansas City Mayor H. Roe Bartle. Guests will enjoy cocktails, gourmet dinner and live auction. Nonprofit Leadership Alliance: The mission of the Nonprofit Leadership Alliance is to strengthen the social sector with a talented and prepared workforce.

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American Lung Association’s LUNG FORCE Expo

June 15 @ 8:00 am
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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A program designed for patients, caregivers and healthcare providers to learn more about the latest trends, resources and research surrounding lung cancer, COPD and asthma. American Lung Association; To save lives by improving lung health and preventing lung disease.  

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August 2018

The Victory Project’s Victory Gala

August 17 @ 6:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$2,000

The distinct, diverse vibe mixes the historic beauty of the Muehlebach Hotel with the insanely popular tunes of Lost Wax. Join us as we come together in the spirit of making a difference in the lives of children. The Victory Project; Uniting Sporting Kansas City supporters, players and associates to make a tangible difference in the lives of children who are battling cancer and all of life’s challenges.  

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October 2018

The BOTAR Ball

October 20 @ 7:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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The 2018 BOTAR class will be presented, along with their escorts and royal escorts, honoring a tradition of support to The American Royal. Cocktails and formal presentation, followed by dinner and dancing. Belles of The American Royal (BOTAR); The BOTAR organization’s primary focus and mission is to support The American Royal and its role in promoting the agribusiness economy in Kansas City and the region. BOTAR encourages civic involvement and develops leadership, as well as partnering with AFA to provide…

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December 2018

JLWJC’s 68th Annual Community Ball & Cotillion

December 1 @ 7:00 pm
Kansas City Marriott Downtown, 200 W 12th Street
Kansas City , MO 64105 United States
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$200

Recognizing area high school seniors for their academics, community service and extracurricular activities at a night of celebration, featuring dinner and dancing. Junior League of Wyandotte & Johnson Counties; An organization of women committed to promoting volunteerism, developing the potential of women and improving communities through the effective action and leadership of trained volunteers. Its purpose is exclusively educational and charitable.

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