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In the Spotlight – Kansas City Tip-Off

Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet’s Kansas City Tip-Off event is set for March 9th at the Uptown Theater. Gretchen and Hans Gold and Marsha and Joel Voran are the honorary co-chairmen. The country music concert event celebrates its fifth anniversary this year and features 2011 American Idol winner, Scotty McCreery. Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet began in 2005 to provide those in need with emergency medical assistance.

Also featured in the December 15th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: David Riffel

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Joel and Marsha Voran and Gretchen and Hans Gold, honorary co-chairmen



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