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Medical Missions Foundation – 16th Annual Art for the Children Auction and Gala

The Muehelbach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown was abuzz on February 16th for the Medical Missions Foundation’s 16th Annual Art for the Children Auction and Gala. Christine Thomas Wilson and Brenda Kumm served as the co-chairmen, Lisa Lala Harris and Jan Rasmussen served as the art acquisition co-chairmen and Dori Boers and Ratana Tshibanda […]

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Jewish Federation Annual Campaign – Super Sunday

Volunteers gathered recently to kick off the Jewish Federation Annual Campaign with a phone-a-thon. The annual event, Super Sunday, took place on January 29th at the Jewish Community Center Campus. Karen Loggia and Neal Schwartz were the Super Sunday co-chairmen. Also featured in the March 3rd issue of The Independent Neal Schwartz and Miriam Scharf, Jewish Federation president Polly Kramer and […]

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Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary – Omelet Brunch

The Salvation Army Women’s Auxiliary will host their 31st Annual Omelet Brunch on March 3rd at the Westport Corps in Kansas City. Volunteers from YRC Wolrdwide will serve up delicious omelets for Our Town to enjoy. Brunch will begin at 8 a.m. Also featured in the March 3rd issue of The Independent (Seated) Carol Crouch, Kathleen Anderson […]

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Denim- A Historical Exhibition

A kick off party for Denim- A Historical Exhibition was held recently at the lovely home of Laurie and Chip Ingram. Guests enjoyed an array of delicious chocolates in all shapes, sizes, and flavors. Denim- A Historical Exhibition will take place March 23rd at Bruce Burstert Studio. Also featured in the February 18th issue of […]

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The Kansas City Club – Presidents’ Dinner

The Kansas City Club held its annual Presidents’ Dinner on January 13th for club members and their guests.  Incoming President Terry J. Brady hosted the enjoyable dinner, which honored Lee M. Vogel, outgoing president. Also featured in the February 18th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Charles Welborn Richardson K. Powell, Gerald W. Gorman, Lee […]

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Mestizo – Star Opening

Food Network Star Aarón Sánchez introduced his newest restaurant, Mestizo, at its VIP Grand Opening on December 15th. Guests enjoyed the tortilla making station and the tequila bar, which boasted 40 different kinds of tequilas. Lisa Chism served as the event organizer. Also featured in the February 4th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Shotbee Jeff Alpert, Mayor Peggy […]

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Carriage Club – Songs of Beta

The Carriage Club was filled with song when new members, collegians and alumni of Beta Theta Pi gathered for a holiday brunch on December 3rd. Many songs were sung along with a performance from The University of Kansas new member class. Renowned industrialist Dick Muther and Air Force pilot Buddy Frye were named Beta Men […]

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St. Teresa’s Academy – Magic in the Air

St. Teresa’s Academy was the site for The Magic of Windmoor auction on November 19th. The fun-filled evening featured both live and silent auctions and a delicious dinner from Garozzo’s Ristorante.  Co-chairmen for the event were Christine and Doug Fielder, Cynthia and Pat McCarthy, Julie and Mike  McCann, Jill and Tom McGee, Holly and Don Beineman, and […]

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Colonial Dames of America – Holiday Luncheon and Gift Exchange

The Holiday Luncheon and Gift Exchange for the Chapter XIII Colonial Dames of America recently took place at Indian Hills Country Club. Guests enjoyed delicious fare and a fun afternoon of conversation. Also featured in the February 4th issue of The Independent Photo Credit: Chapter XIII Colonial Dames of America Liz Crape, Fran Pattarini, chapter […]

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