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  • 2021 Class of Rising Stars

    Luke Deets

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    2021 Rising Star Reception

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    2021 Fur Ball

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    Jessica James

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    Stems: A Garden Soirée

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    Rent Party Kickoff Event

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Recent Features

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City – 2021 Kids Night Out Paul Fischer, Ray Kowalik, and Zalman Kohen served as the honorary co-chairmen for the 25th annual Kids Night Out, a benefit for the Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas… Read More
Congratulations, Dr. Amy & Joseph! Dr. Amy Patel and Joseph Rathermel were married in June. Making the event doubly special, there were two celebrations. The bride is the daughter of Neela and Chris Patel of… Read More
2021 Class of Rising Stars – Luke Deets Family is a driving force in Luke Deets’ philanthropic work. He is a humble, relationship-driven leader who sees opportunities to provide support to those in need and does not hesitate… Read More
LIVING, BREATHING DANCE: Company remains firm in its resolve to use live musicians If you want to know the strength of an organization’s guiding principles, observe how it acts during times of crisis. Kansas City Ballet believes that live music is as essential… Read More
Crib Note – Peter Royle
Caroline and Zack Royle of Our Town welcomed a darling baby boy, Peter Gorman Royle, on June 28th. He weighed seven pounds, 10 ounces, and was 20 and one-half inches long. Peter has brown eyes and brown hair. His delighted…
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Rachel’s Reads – September 2021
When I was quite small, I stumbled across a copy of Edith Hamilton’s Mythology and became absolutely enthralled with the world of Greek mythology. From there, I tore through every anthology about the myths of Ancient Greece that I could…
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A Toast To Olde Tymes – Helen Findlay
Nature or nurture? Sometimes, by a happy coincidence, a person ends up exactly where she should be. That happened when Helen Findlay went into the family business. Her paternal grandfather, William Wadsworth Findlay, began his career as an art dealer…
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The Loop KC
The Loop KC brings together similar yet unique minds to create genuine friendships and ignite the next generation of business leaders in Kansas City. Members of The Loop KC are required to give back to local non-profit organizations. Learn more…
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Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s – Holiday Mart Beneficiaries
Bartle Hall will be the site for the Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s Holiday Mart. The annual shopping event will be held September 30th through October 3rd. This year’s beneficiaries are Bridging the Gap, Inclusion Connections, Lazarus Ministries, MINDDRIVE,…
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We invite you to nominate an individual making a difference in Kansas City for our 2022 Class of Rising Stars! Deadline to submit nomination packets: December 17, 2021.  

2022 Submission Form