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Fashion for a Cause

Truman Medical Center’s stylish event, Fashion for a Cause,  was wildly successful again this year, with 875 tickets sold, making the 2009 event the highest attended ever!  Twelve local fashion boutiques showcased their fab fashions in a New York-style runway show, and the Kansas City Friend’s of Alvin Ailey performed three divine dances specially choreographed for the event by Executive Director Tyrone Aiken.  Prior to the event at The Midland Theatre, a Patrons’ Party was held in the lovely home of Sonya and Jim Nutter.  Proceeds from the event were for the expansion of TMC’s Perinatal Diagnostics Center

Also featured in the August 22, 2009 issue of The Independent

7BG0005John Hoffman, Doug and Terri Curran, and Sharon Hoffman

7BG9606Tom Holcom, TMC Charitable Foundation board chairman; with his wife, Denise, and their nieces, Millie and Helen Dinkel

7BG9991Erin Tate and Darren Mark

7BG9971Attending the Patrons’ Party were Co-chairman Jenny Erdman and Corinne McCanse wearing stunning jewelry provided by Tivol.

7BG9949Talented Kansas CIty Alvin Ailey dancers performed three dances choreographed for Fashion for a Cause. 

7BG9759Standard Style Boutique showcased cutting-edge fashions.

7BG9960Jenny Erdman, Fashion for a Cause 2009 co-chairman, Warren Erdman and Anya Holmes

7BG9569Fashion for a Cause up in lights on the Midland marquee!



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