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WIN for KC – Women’s Sports Awards Celebration

The Women’s Sports Awards Celebration kicked off WIN for KC’s 25th anniversary celebration. The February 8th event was held at the Kansas City Convention Center. Carrie Fry Robinson, Sania Cay, Jackie Frost, Bernadette Wagner, Tatsiana Khvitsko, and 15 former WIN for KC board chairmen were honored for their huge impact on women and girls in sports. More than 2,000 guests enjoyed listening to a conversation between Special Guests Simone Biles, Olympic gymnast; and Holly Rowe, ESPN.

Cate Conrad, Campbell Alldredge, Simone Biles, special guest; and Lily Jane Morrissey


Morgan Skinner, Neva Longhofer, Kailey Wink, Grace Lovett, Maggie Schutt, Quinn Weakley, and Monica Bates


(Front row) Kathy Nelson, Babette Macy, Patti Streeper, Sarah Morris, Wendy Hagemann, Robin Sterneck, Anne St. Peter, Kathleen Kunkler, Janet Justus, Lisa Pelofsky, Pam Sloan, Brenda VanLengen, Susan True, Janet Calandro, and Jessica Blubaugh (back row) Abe Coleman


Angela Hurt, Holly Rowe, special guest; Simone Biles, special guest; and Lisa Ginter

Additional photos featured in the March 16, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credits: Laura Fitzgibbons and WIN for KC


The Children’s Place – Angels’ Gala

April 6th was the date for the Angel Board’s Angels’ Gala, a benefit for The Children’s Place, which was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown.…

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City – Kids Night Out

More than 1,400 guests enjoyed Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City’s Kids Night Out event at the Overland Park Convention Center. The April 12th gala featured a fabulous…

Rockhurst University – Leadership Series

March 26th was the date for the Rockhurst University Leadership Series. The seventh annual event was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Joe Montana, NFL…

Saint Luke’s Foundation – Books & Boutiques Patrons’ Party

New York Times best-selling author and Kansas City native Gretchen Rubin signed copies of her new book, Outer Order, Inner Calm: Declutter & Organize to Make Room for More Happiness…