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Kansas City Young Matrons – Reassembly Day Tea

The Kansas City Young Matrons held its Reassembly Day Tea on September 9th. A delicious brunch preceded the first business meeting of the 2019-2020 year. Karen Leimer is serving as president.   Kristy Frazier, Anne Keil, and Sally Beal   Susan Kreamer and Teri Kehm   Past Presidents: Mary Pat Fruin, Sue Lund, Bonne Illig, […]

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The University of Kansas Health System – Treads & Threads

Liz and Greg Maday were the honorary chairmen, and Kathy and Mark Donovan served as the chairmen for The University of Kansas Health System’s 18th annual Treads & Threads. More than 4,000 guests gathered for the September 6th event, which was held at Kansas Speedway. Proceeds will help bring leading-edge proton therapy to The University […]

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The Belles of the American Royal – Presidents’ Tea

Cynthia Pistilli Savage, Caroline Savage, and Lindley Savage served as co-chairmen of the 2019 BOTAR Presidents’ Tea. The September 7th event was held at The Kansas City Country Club. The 2019 BOTAR class and the Pages were introduced to the guests. The BOTAR Ball will be held on October 19th at the Muehlebach Tower of […]

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MOCSA – Night Out with MOCSA

MOCSA’s 15th annual Night Out with MOCSA was held at The Gallery and The Kill Devil Club. Guests enjoyed remarks from Jenn Toro, featured speaker; along with cocktails, hors d’oeuvres, fabulous auction items, and the music of DJ Max James. Ronda Zillner was the honorary chairman, and Cathy Wear-Ferguson and Stephane Bradley Cooch served as […]

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BOTAR – Parent Welcome

Missy and Bill Love’s home was the beautiful setting for the BOTAR Parent Welcome event on August 27th. Parents of the 2019 BOTAR class and BOTAR Executive Committee members gathered for a cocktail party to celebrate the beginning of the 2019 BOTAR season. Missy Schaffer and Kathy Woodward served as the co-chairmen.   The beautiful […]

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BOTAR – Buffet 2019

The lovely home of Jamie Berg was the setting for the BOTAR Buffet on August 29th. BOTARs were told their escort pairing at the festive “Here’s the Scoop,” themed-event. Margaret Lang and Amy Looney served as the co-chairmen.   (Front row) Lauren Zastrow, Katie Hall, Lauren Hunter, AnnaHelen Weber, Mallory McKee, Maggie Keenan, Michaela Henne, […]

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Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City – Rise Rooftop Crawl

More than 1,000 guests gathered for Big Brothers Big Sisters’ Rise Rooftop Crawl on August 24th. The fifth annual event raised $500,000 to support life-changing friendships for children facing adversity. Partygoers visited rooftop parties in the Crossroads at private locations, including Barkley, Corrigan Station, and BBBSKC. Each destination featured a vacation theme, including Europe, Cuba, […]

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Kansas City Ballet – KC Dance Day

Kansas City Ballet hosted KC Dance Day on August 24th at the Todd Bolender Center for Dance & Creativity. Nearly 1,600 participants enjoyed free dance and fitness class for children and adults, along with performances by local  and world dance groups representing different dance cultures. The ninth annual event featured a performance by Kansas City […]

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Hope House – believe

Abby Mocek and Ken Barnes were the honorary chairmen for believe – illuminating hope. For 30 years in a row, Kris Ketz has been the emcee. The event, a benefit for Hope House, was held at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center on August 3rd. The 2019 Barbara Potts Award was presented to The […]

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