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AdventHealth Foundation Shawnee Mission – Golf Classic

AdventHealth Foundation Shawnee Mission’s Golf Classic featured two shotgun start times, entertaining games at various holes, and great raffle items. All the golfers enjoyed a lunch, with prizes and winnings for the early players. Golfers who had the later tee-off time celebrated at dinner. The event was held on July 15th at Shadow Glen Golf Club.


Sam Beckman, Brian Hamilton, Andrew Peterson, and Vic Mosby


Clint Arnett, Tom Giefer, Greg Vielhauer, and Matt Arnett


Chris Wallis, Tom Wigginton, Paul Sommers, and Lloyd Vanhoutan


Greg Highbarger, Meghan Dudek, Rachel Treanor, and John Dudek


Dr. Robert Aragon, Dr. Casey Hertzenberg, Dr. Ravi Sabapathy, and Jeff Turek, all with AdventHealth


Dr. Larry Botts, AdventHealth Shawnee Mission; Kevin Baker, and Adam Eshelbrenner 

Additional photos featured in the September 14, 2019 issue of The Independent

Photo credit: Tiffany Matson


The Victory Project – The Victory Gala and Sporting Invitational

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The Symphony League – Symphony Ball Benefactors’ Party

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Shawnee Mission Education Foundation – Fall Breakfast

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Olathe Health Charitable Foundation – 19th Annual Golf Classic

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