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Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri – G2 Green Gala

May 18th was the date for the Girl Scouts of NE Kansas and NW Missouri’s G2 Green Gala at the Overland Park Convention Center. Raquel Garcia and Cecilia Helmstetter served as co-chairmen. 

Also featured in the June 29th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Andrea Moon

Green Gala (158)
Mary Birch, Cindy Wallis-Lage and Libby Allman
Green Gala (4)
Sami Walter, Amanda Johnson, Paige Young, Eleanor Nash, Priscilla Jones, and Briana Mahan, Girl Scouts
Green Gala (17)
Joan Wagnon, Denise Mills, Libby Allman, board chairman; and Mary Birch
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Mary Birch, Florence Boldridge and Libby Allman



War Horses For Veterans – The Derby Party

War Horses for Veterans, founded by Andy and Patricia Brown, held its third annual fundraiser, The Derby Party, on May 4th. More than 400 guests watched the Kentucky Derby race…

Symphony League of Kansas City – Spring Luncheon

Lidia’s was the lovely location for the Symphony League of Kansas City’s annual Spring Luncheon on May 8th. Mandy Burditt and Trish Mayer were the co-chairmen. Nearly 60 members and…

Symphony League of Kansas City – Ball Kickoff

Symphony League members gathered at Amy Volini’s beautiful home recently to kick off preparations for the 2024 Symphony Ball, “NOVA.”Amy and Julie Sykes hosted the fun event, where Ball Chairman…

Saint Luke’s Foundation – Spirit of Philanthropy Awards

In the spirit of gratitude, Saint Luke’s Foundation hosted its Spirit of Philanthropy Awards celebration on April 18th at the 1900 Building. Being honored this year are: Philanthropists of the…