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Overland Park Convention Center

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6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States

January 2019

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas’ 45th Annual Snow Ball

January 19 @ 6:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$300

This black-tie gala helps raise funds to provide the most basic needs, such as food and utilities, to children and families in our community. Guests will enjoy a fabulous evening with a cocktail reception and formal dinner, followed by dancing. Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas: A ministry of the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas dispenses help and opportunity to neighbors in need across our 21 county service area. We assist with immediate survival needs…

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February 2019

Sunflower House’s Valentine Gala

February 9 @ 6:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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Sunflower House’s creative black-tie event featuring a pre-party, live and silent auctions, entertainment, delicious food, drinks, heads or tails, and patrons’ party. Sunflower House: To protect children in our community from physical and sexual abuse through education, advocacy, forensic, medical, and therapeutic services.

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K-State Alumni Association’s Wabash CannonBall

February 22 @ 6:30 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$250

Kansas City-area K-Staters turn out for the gala each year to raise money for area high school students who plan to attend K-State. K-State Alumni Association: To lead and inspire lifelong involvement that will benefit Kansas State University and all members of our Wildcat community.

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Benedictine College’s 48th Annual Scholarship Ball

February 23 @ 4:30 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$200

The evening will begin with a celebration of the liturgy followed by a cocktail reception, sumptuous meal, presentation of awards, and dancing to the lively tunes of the Michael Beers Band. Benedictine College: Heir to the 1,500 years of Benedictine dedication to learning, the Benedictine College mission as a Catholic, Benedictine, liberal arts, residential college is the education of men and women within a community of faith and scholarship.

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March 2019

CASA of Johnson & Wyandotte Counties’ Promise of Hope Luncheon

March 28 @ 12:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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Adoptive Family and 2018 Promise of Hope Luncheon Speakers Ryan and Jodi Fischer Photo Credit: Tracie Lansing Photography A community-wide event which brings awareness to the plight of local abused children and those living in foster care. Presentations include messages from families and volunteer advocates who work directly with children. Guests are encouraged to volunteer or donate. CASA of Johnson & Wyandotte Counties: To empower abused and neglected children with a volunteer's voice in court by seeking a safe and permanent…

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April 2019

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City’s Kids Night Out 2019

April 12 @ 5:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$500

Enjoy dinner, silent and live auctions and an interactive program featuring a performance by a special celebrity guest. Past guests have included Little Big Town, Brad Paisley, Keith Urban, the cast of Modern Family, John Travolta, Julie Andrews, and Martin Short. Who will it be in 2019? Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City: For more than 100 years, the Clubs have provided a safe and fun environment for youth, ages five to 18, to learn, play, meet new…

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The Pembroke Hill School’s PHS Parent Palooza

April 13 @ 6:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$150

Party Hosts Carla and Danny O’Neill invite you to a party that will be all about food, fun and friends – with a few fantastic auction items thrown in to support financial aid and faculty professional development. The Pembroke Hill School: Together, cultivating the best in each for the benefit of all.

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6th Annual Welcome House Breakfast

April 24 @ 7:30 am
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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Our community unites for this annual breakfast to support our mission and to celebrate its positive impact on Kansas City for nearly 50 years. The event features a national caliber speaker, premium prize raffle and brief live auction. The Welcome House: Committed to providing a high-quality, moral and open residential program to recovering alcoholics and drug-addicted men facing the difficult transition from treatment, incarceration and homelessness, to reintegration back into society as productive citizens.

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May 2019

Wayside Waifs’ Fur Ball Gala, Woof 66: A Road Trip to a Forever Home

May 11 @ 5:30 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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Purr-pare for a tail waggin’ time at the 2019 Gala, with a gourmet dinner, open bars and a lively auction. This is a night guests won’t furr-get. Wayside Waifs: An animal shelter whose purpose is to place adoptable companion animals in responsible homes. To accomplish this, we employ three key strategies: providing temporary shelter for homeless companion animals, educating the public and developing partnerships, collaborations and strategic alliances.  

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American Heart Association’s Kansas City Go Red For Women Luncheon

May 17 @ 10:30 am
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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An annual celebration of a year-round movement to eradicate heart disease and stroke in Kansas City and around the globe. We proudly wear red, share our stories of survival and advocate for more research. American Heart Association: To be a relentless force for a world of longer, healthier lives.

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World Outreach Foundation Kansas City’s Dancing with a Mission

May 18 @ 5:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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Gala dinner, cocktail hour with silent auction and three-course dinner. Evening show will be a couples’ dance competition with professional/amateur couples competing for your votes and to raise money to assist the Foundation in providing health and dental care to the homeless in Kansas City. World Outreach Foundation Kansas City: Making a sustainable, long term and life changing difference in the lives of those without regular access to medical care through innovative provision of healthcare services.

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June 2019

Brian M. Anselmo Memorial Foundation’s Dine and Dance with the Stars

June 8 @ 5:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$125

The 10th annual event will feature six stars from the hit-show Dancing With The Stars and local “celebrity” dancers who raise money to benefit the nine children’s non profits and one animal welfare agency that the Foundation supports. Brian M. Anselmo Memorial Foundation: Knowing that Brian believed in the Jesuit tradition of being "A Man for Others," it is our aim to positively touch the lives of others through charitable giving, providing educational opportunities and promoting animal welfare in his name.

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October 2019

Catholic Education Foundation’s Gaudeamus

October 26 @ 6:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$250

More than 1,300 guests at this annual celebration of Catholic education will enjoy a cocktail reception, dinner, dancing, and performances by a student drumline and student choir. The evening will include award presentations to an “Angel Among Us” and the 2019 CEF School of Excellence. Catholic Education Foundation: Providing children in need with scholarships to attend Catholic schools in the Archdiocese of Kansas City in Kansas.

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November 2019

AdventHealth Foundation Shawnee Mission’s Tiny Tim Holiday Fantasy

November 3 @ 5:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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$150

Join us for a magical evening to support children and families with hors d'oeuvres, silent auction, program, dinner, entertainment, and live auction. AdventHealth Foundation Shawnee Mission: To inspire philanthropy that will transform the lives of our patients, our donors and our community through the healing mission of AdventHealth.

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December 2019

Olathe Health Charitable Foundation’s 48th Annual Yuletide Gala

December 7 @ 6:00 pm
Overland Park Convention Center, 6000 College Boulevard
Overland Park, KS 66211 United States
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The annual black-tie event is an elegant evening of dinner and dancing. Proceeds benefit the expansion of Olathe Health's Cardiovascular Program. Katherine and Dr. Harlan Opie are serving as the 2019 chairmen. Olathe Health Charitable Foundation: Committed to supporting programs that promote, encourage and assist the improvement and expansion of quality healthcare by securing contributions in support of Olathe Health.

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