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Family Health Care KC’s Champagne & Chocolate

Family Health Care KC’s Champagne & Chocolate event was held on November 6th at The Loretto Grand Ballroom. Alisyn and Charles Earnest and Katie and Ryan Gound were the co-chairmen. Greg Carroll and Midnight Blue Jazz performed. Partygoers enjoyed delicious sweets from Kansas City’s finest restaurants, bakeries, and chocolatiers. Proceeds support Family Health Care KC, a non-profit family practice clinic which provides comprehensive health care and support services for the medically indigent in our community

Chris Hernandez and Paul Monteil


Erin and Jason Albright

Read more in the January 8, 2022 issue of The Independent
Photo credit: John Gilbert


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The Folly Theater – Groundbreaking Ceremony

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The 2022 Jewel Ball

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The UMKC School of Medicine – 50th Anniversary Benefactor Party

The UMKC School of Medicine’s 50th Anniversary Benefactor Party was held at the stunning home of Rachael and Dr. Nelson Sabates. A jazz trio from the UMKC Conservatory provided entertainment…