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Olathe Health Charitable Foundation – Yuletide Gala

December 7th was the date for Olathe Health Charitable Foundation’s 48th annual Yuletide Gala, which was held at the Overland Park Convention Center. Katherine and Dr. Harlan Opie served as chairmen of the evening that featured cocktails, dinner, and dancing to the tunes of Twice On Sunday. Proceeds from the gala support the From the Heart Campaign. The Campaign’s four funding priorities are the NICU, Cancer Center, Surgery Suites/Cardiovascular Care, and Hospice House.

Ryan and Teresa Keller


Emcee Mike Jensen, Olathe Health


Tony Breeding bid on a trip to Ireland.


Jason and Holli Schnicker, Allyson Trachsel, and Lindsey and Patrick Murray

Also featured in the January 25, 2020 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Image Arts


Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America – Patron Luncheon

March 5th was the date for Heart of America Council, Boy Scouts of America’s Patron Luncheon. Doug Price served as chairman of the event, which was held at the Kansas…

Benedictine College – 49th Annual Scholarship Ball

Lené Westerman and Colleen and Kevin O’Malley served as the co-chairmen for Benedictine College’s 49th Annual Scholarship Ball. The February 29th event was held at the Overland Park Convention Center.…

Horizon Academy – Bayou Bash 2020

Nearly 500 guests gathered for Horizon Academy’s Bayou Bash 2020. The February 29th event was held at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza. Partygoers enjoyed a Cajun-inspired dinner, silent…

Rose Brooks Center – Cabaret

March 1st was the date for Cabaret, a benefit for Rose Brooks Center. Anita and Dean Newton served as the chairmen for the 33rd anniversary event, which was held at…