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Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas – The Gathering

Mary Schulte was the host for The Gathering on October 2nd. The sixth annual event supported the New Roots for Refugees program, a ministry of Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas. More than 150 guests enjoyed delicious fare from Chef Jonathan Justus, Black Dirt; and shopping at a farmer’s market in Mary’s courtyard. The event raised in excess of $18,000.

Christine Yannitelli, ESL volunteer; and Terri Curran

 

Brenda Barbour, Alyssa Barbour and Donna Teahan

 

Jan Frankenberg and Renny Arensberg

Also featured in the November 24, 2018 issue of The Independent.

Features

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KC CARE Health Center – Bloom Air

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Powell Gardens – Plant Preview Party and Auction

Powell Gardens recently hosted a Plant Preview Party and Auction to kick off its upcoming season. The festive weekend also featured the Plant Sale, a Fungi & Fermentation event, and…