×
Subscribe

Subscribe Today

Save almost 50% off the newsstand price!

In addition to receiving 26 issues of The Independent Kansas City’s Journal of Society, your subscription will include our annual publication, the Charitable Events Calendar and a subscription to our e-newsletter, The Insider.

Questions about your current subscription? Contact Laura Gabriel at 816-471-2800.

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas – 49th Annual Snow Ball

Pam and Kevin Kramer were the presidents of the 49th Annual Snow Ball. The black-tie benefit for Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas was held on January 21st at the Overland Park Convention Center. Lauren Solidum, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas, welcomed guests, and a film about the newly reopened Shalom House Men’s Transitional Living Program was shown. Also on the agenda were an invocation by Archbishop Joseph F. Naumann, D.D., a gourmet dinner, and dancing to the tunes of Lost Wax. Proceeds will help support more than 30 programs and services which assist people of all faiths and ages. 

Morgan Marso, Caroline Bourquin, and Betsy Barnthouse

 

(Front row) John Cunningham, Claire Kramer, Julie and David Kramer, Larry and Jan Kramer, Kevin and Pam Kramer, Snow Ball presidents; Libby Kramer, and Leah Kramer (back row) Doug Kramer and Bob Chesner and Kathy Kramer Chesner

 

(Seated) Jenny and Brady Johnson, Tom and Kathy Jantsch, Rich Teahan, Vince Teahan, and Mike and Kathy Teahan (standing) Kevin and Taylor Jantsch

 

Susan and Ernie Straub

 

Tenesha Williams and Shantae Pitts

 

Drew and Lauren Solidum, Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas 

 

Kevin and Pam Kramer, Snow Ball presidents

 

Jeff and Jen Carson

 

Jerry and Megan Viviano

 

Kristine and Stephen Penn

Featured in the February 18, 2023 issue of The Independent. 
Photo credit: Brian Turner and Catholic Charities

 

Features

The Independent – 125 Years of Tradition

“The modernity of yesterday is the tradition of today, and the modernity of today will be tradition tomorrow.” Jose Andres Tradition is a beautiful thread that weaves itself throughout the…

Kansas City Ballet’s Bolender Society – A Musical Evening with Ramona

Kansas City Ballet’s Bolender Society members enjoyed A Musical Evening with Ramona, featuring the Ballet’s music director, Ramona Pansegrau, on January 18th at the Carriage Club. The evening featured a…

The Independent’s 2023 Top Ten Party

The cosmos was full of bright Rising Stars and Top Ten winners, as more than 200 guests gathered to celebrate with The Independent at the 1900 Building on February 22nd.…

Kansas City University – Deron Cherry

Kansas City University would like to celebrate and honor Deron Cherry, co-founder and 30-year benefactor of Score 1 for Health. The program was established in 1993 and provides free health…