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Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet – Kansas City Tip-Off

March 9th was the date for the Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet’s 2013 Kansas City Tip-Off. The event was held at the Uptown Theater and featured Scotty McCreery, American Idol winner. Gretchen and Hans Gold and Marsha and Joel Voran were the honorary co-chairmen. Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet, a program of the Baptist-Trinity Lutheran Legacy Foundation, provides funding for emergency medical assistance including diabetic supplies, emergency dental, durable medical goods, prescriptions, and vision care.

Also featured in the April 20th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit:  David Riffel

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Dr. Susan Herzberg, BTLLF board member; and Joe Sweeny Teresa and Frank White, Kansas City’s Medicine Cabinet spokespersons
Hans and Gretchen Gold, honorary co-chairmen, Scotty McCreery, featured performer; and Amy Barmann
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Scotty McCreery fans from around the country packed the Uptown Theater! Erin and Josh Coleman
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Brian Perott and Abby Park Marsha and Joel Voran, honorary co-chairmen




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…

A Few Of My Favorite Things By Heather N. Paxton

Joe Vaughan started collecting political buttons when he was still in grade school – and his collection has grown to include bumper stickers, leaflets, magazine articles, and other souvenirs of…

Jackson County CASA – CARnival for CASA

The Unity Village campus was the setting for Jackson County CASA’s 15th Annual CARnival for CASA, which was held on September 13th. From their vehicles, families could enjoy the spirit…