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The Barstow School – Barstow on Baltimore

February 23rd was the date for Barstow on Baltimore, the 2019 auction, which was held at The Brass on Baltimore. Tara Georgie, Amy Bauman, and Latha Reiland were co-chairmen of the “Mad Men” themed event. Guests enjoyed silent and live auctions, a bourbon tasting, and dancing. Proceeds support The Barstow Fund.

Chucker Luetje and Susan Bernstein


Kendall Hart Lacy and Pete Lacy


Stephen Brodd and Gretchen Gregory


Justin and Anne Richter


Scott and Tara Renze


Erik and Carrie Samartino


Alok and Gina Srivastava


Kala Subramanian and Tyler Thomas


Sanjaya Gupta and Wendy Hulsing


Alejandra Couchonnal and Kevin McManus with Dr. Luis and Kathleen Couchonnal

Additional photos featured in the April 27, 2019 issue of The Independent



The Children’s Place – Angels’ Gala

April 6th was the date for the Angel Board’s Angels’ Gala, a benefit for The Children’s Place, which was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown.…

Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City – Kids Night Out

More than 1,400 guests enjoyed Boys & Girls Clubs of Greater Kansas City’s Kids Night Out event at the Overland Park Convention Center. The April 12th gala featured a fabulous…

Rockhurst University – Leadership Series

March 26th was the date for the Rockhurst University Leadership Series. The seventh annual event was held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Joe Montana, NFL…

Saint Luke’s Foundation – Books & Boutiques Patrons’ Party

New York Times best-selling author and Kansas City native Gretchen Rubin signed copies of her new book, Outer Order, Inner Calm: Declutter & Organize to Make Room for More Happiness…