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WIN for KC – Triathlon

Twelve hundred participants had a wonderful time at the WIN for KC Triathlon on July 27th at Smithville Lake.  Also featured in the September 7th issue of The Independent  Ashley Muiruri  Cathy Wood Michael Weatherly Hungry participants lined up for Chris Cakes.  

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Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics – Big Slick Weekend

Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics’ Big Slick Celebrity Weekend was a fabulous success. Kansas Citians enjoyed a Wiffle Ball game on July 19th at Kauffman Stadium, a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament at Harrah’s Kansas City and the Big Slick Party and Auction at the Midland Theater on July 20th. Julie and Mark McKee, Gloria Rudd […]

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YMCA of Greater Kansas City – Cheers for Challenger

The YMCA of Greater Kansas City’s seventh annual Cheers for Challenger wine tasting and auction was held on July 11th. Jenny Burkhead served as the chairman of the event which featured Trent Green and other local sports celebrities. Guests enjoyed delicious hors d’oeuvres and an auction to benefit the YMCA of Greater Kansas City’s Challenger […]

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Young Friends of Art – Summer White Party

“Under the Tuscan Sunset” was the theme of the Young Friends of Art Summer White Party. Kristina Carlson and Boyce Richardson were the co-chairmen. The event was held on July 12th at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Guests sported white attire and enjoyed cocktails, delicious fare and entertainment by DJ Ashton Martin.  Also featured in the August […]

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AIDS Walk Kansas City – Party with a Purpose

June 12th was the date for the AIDS Walk Kansas City’s Party with a Purpose Patrons’ Party. The event was held in the amazing gardens of Marianne and Ralph Getchell. Guests enjoyed cocktails, a delicious repast and entertainment by the Village Gypsy Jazz Band.  Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent Photo […]

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The Vitae Foundation – Pro-Life Golf Classic

July 22nd was the date for The Vitae Foundation’s 19th Annual Pro-Life Golf Classic at Blue Hills Country Club.  Guests enjoyed great golf, a live auction and a delicious Jack Stack Barbecue dinner. Kaye and Jerry Meiners served as the chairmen. Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Chris Wilborn […]

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Sheffield Place – Pictures of Hope Program

Sheffield Place is a treatment and transitional living center for homeless mothers and their children. The children at Sheffield Place recently participated in the national Pictures of Hope program, an award-winning initiative founded by celebrity photographer Linda Solomon. Pictures of Hope empowers homeless children to capture their dreams through photography. The program is sponsored by […]

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2013 KidsTLC Open

It was a wonderful day for golf, friends and support for the 2013 KidsTLC Open on July 12th at Sycamore Ridge Golf Course. Dave Nickloy, Devin Schuster and Kyle Tucker were the co-chairmen. Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: ShotBee Larry and Ellie Maddox with Woody Reintjes Mike and […]

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Ambassadors of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts

June 20th was the date for the annual meeting of the Ambassadors of the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. Members and guests enjoyed cocktails, hors d’oeuvres and entertainment by Oasis. Cheryl Kimmi, KC Fringe Festival; was the guest speaker. Dick Fagerberg is serving as the president.  Also featured in the August 24th issue of […]

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