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MOCSA – Fall Forum

The Overland Park Marriott was the site for MOCSA’s Fall Forum. Michele Manne Snyder and Vince Sabia were the co-chairmen. Guests watched a powerful segment from MOCSA’s educational video series, “Lockers: A Teen Relationship Series.” A panel of experts discussed sexual violence in Johnson County.

Also featured in the November 10th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit:  David Remley

(Seated) Juanita Roy, Dennis and Stephene Moore, Kim Batty, and Diane Hayden (standing) Jill Truitt, Cheryl Mitchell and Helen Wewers
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(Seated) Debbie Neustadt, Cathy Taylor-Osborne, Marsha Werning, and Tatiana Stout (standing) Maggie Nigro, Katherine Jones and Donna Ackerman (Seated) Amy Moench, Debbie Windham and Michael Medis (standing) Michelle Herman, Jaime Skultety and Kim Medis
(Seated) Sheriff Frank Denning, Kevin Cavanaugh, Gary Howell, and Rita Jones (standing) Lyla Thompson, Corinna Sander, Kerin Shore, and Valerie Kamb



Children’s Mercy – Dream Big Day

Children’s Mercy hosted Dream Big Day, a virtual family-friendly festival, celebration, and walk for the community to find answers and hope for kids. The week-long festivities culminated with more than…

Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City – Legacy Invitational

September 21st was the date for Big Brothers Big Sisters Kansas City’s annual Legacy Invitational. Usually held on a full-sized course, Topgolf provided the setting for this socially-distanced event, which…

Saint Luke’s Foundation – 10th Annual Plaza 10K

Saint Luke’s Foundation’s 10th Annual Plaza 10K, a benefit for Saint Luke’s Home Care and Hospice, was held on September 13th. Participants were given the option to run virtually or…

Park International Center for Music – Stanislav & Friends

Park International Center for Music’s Stanislav & Friends was held on September 17th at the Boulevard Drive-In. Guests enjoyed beautiful classical music at the reimagined event which featured a pre-recorded…