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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 Sabre; served as the keynote speaker. Her topic was the impact that sports had on her life from childhood. WIN for KC is gearing up for its 25th anniversary in 2019.     

Ibtihaj Muhammad, keynote speaker


Debra Wray, Jessica Garder, Wendy Hageman, Wendy Bailey, Ibtihaj Muhammad, keynote speaker; Carrie Bradley, Jamie Bland, Hilary Fellows, Katie Bland, and Kaylea Smith


Morgan Koca, Molly Haymaker, Jenna Walker, Bella Hadden, Delaney Kemp, and Britton Nelson, Kansas 5A 4x800M Relay State Champions from Mill Valley High School



(Front row) Sarah Castle (back row) Pete Browne, Maureen Browne, Julie Walker Browne, and Ibtihaj Muhammad


Kaela Rovig, Hilary Stamper, Ibtihaj Muhammad, and Angela Hurt

Also featured in the March 17, 2018 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Laura Fitzgibbons Photography


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…

YMCA of Greater Kansas City – Challenge Your Fashion

Jennifer and Rex Hudler were chairmen of the 11th annual Challenge Your Fashion, a benefit for the YMCA of Greater Kansas City’s Challenger Program for youth with special needs. The…