×
Subscribe

Subscribe Today

Save almost 50% off the newsstand price!

In addition to receiving 26 issues of The Independent Kansas City’s Journal of Society, your subscription will include our annual publication, the Charitable Events Calendar and a subscription to our e-newsletter, The Insider.

Questions about your current subscription? Contact Laura Gabriel at 816-471-2800.

The University of Kansas Health System – Hall of Fame Dinner and Awards Celebration

More than 420 guests gathered for The University of Kansas Health System’s ninth annual Hall of Fame Dinner and Awards Celebration. The June 11th event was held at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center. Dr. Kirk Benson was honored with the Legacy Award. Catalyst Awards were presented to Cheryl Lockton Williams and to Kevin Westrope and Jason Holmes. Partner in Excellence Awards were given to BKD CPAs & Advisors, represented by Abe Cole and Joe Watt, and to The Roasterie, represented by Danny O’Neill.

Greg and Deanna Graves

 

Bob Page, The University of Kansas Health System; Cheryl Lockton Williams, honoree; and Dr. Bernie Williams

 

Jim and Dana Bartimus

 

Honorees: Dr. Kirk Benson, The University of Kansas Health System; Danny O’Neill, representing The Roasterie; Cheryl Lockton Williams, Abe Cole and Joe Watt, representing BKD CPAs & Advisors; and Jason Holmes and Kevin Westrope

Also featured in the July 20, 2019 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Mark McDonald

Features

KVC – Gala

The night was Havana hot for KVC’s Gala on November 8th at The Abbott. Beth and Patrick Whalen served as the chairmen. Proceeds benefited KVC, which helps children and families…

Children’s Mercy – Fore the Kids Golf Tournament

The 2019 Nick and Jake’s Fore the Kids Golf Tournament was held on October 7th. More than 240 golfers played at Blue Hills Country Club or Nicklaus Golf Club. Afterward,…

Reaching Out From Within – Courage to Change: Rethinking Human Dignity

SuEllen Fried was the chairman for Reaching Out From Within’s Courage to Change: Rethinking Human Dignity. The October 7th event was held at the Overland Park Sheraton. Axel Briemle, an…

BOTAR – Formal at BOTAR High

October 4th was the date for the Formal at BOTAR High. BOTARS and escorts gathered at Brookside Gardens for the festive evening of dinner and dancing. Hannah Arnspiger, Chloie Costello,…