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Saint Luke’s Midwest Ear Institute – 10th annual HEARAid Gala

The Saint Luke’s Midwest Ear Institute’s 10th annual HEARAid Gala was held on November 2nd at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. The theme of the event was “Sounds Through the Decades,” and guests enjoyed fabulous entertainment from local performers. 

Additional photos also featured in the January 12th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit:  Simply Images Photography

(Seated) David Flower-Carrothers, Dennis D. Hennessy, Kent and Izabel Hodgson, and Bob Henderson (standing) Judy and Bud McLeroy, Twyla and John Wilson and Debbye Henderson
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Ben Aldrich, George Nigro and Billy Nachbar Mike and Kelly Mollerus, Laura Baker and Jason Bontje
(Seated) Chris Jewell, Jill Winger, Sarah Boucher, Marie Woltering, and Paula Laures (standing) Brian Jewell, James Winger, Doug Boucher, Kurt Woltering, Paul Laures, and George Nigro



Children’s Mercy – Dream Big Day

Children’s Mercy hosted Dream Big Day, a virtual family-friendly festival, celebration, and walk for the community to find answers and hope for kids. The week-long festivities culminated with more than…

Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City – Legacy Invitational

September 21st was the date for Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City’s annual Legacy Invitational. Usually held on a full-sized course, Topgolf provided the setting for this socially-distanced event, which…

Saint Luke’s Foundation – 10th Annual Plaza 10K

Saint Luke’s Foundation’s 10th Annual Plaza 10K, a benefit for Saint Luke’s Home Care and Hospice, was held on September 13th. Participants were given the option to run virtually or…

Park International Center for Music – Stanislav & Friends

Park International Center for Music’s Stanislav & Friends was held on September 17th at the Boulevard Drive-In. Guests enjoyed beautiful classical music at the reimagined event which featured a pre-recorded…