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AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City – World AIDS Day 2012

The AIDS Service Foundation of Greater Kansas City presented three events in recognition of World AIDS Day 2012. More than 100 supporters attended the Patrons’ Party hosted by Kathy Kelly and Bryan Folk. The Community Luncheon took place on November 29th at the Kauffman Foundation Conference Center. Dr. Ronald Valdeserri was the keynote speaker. The World AIDS Day Reception and the Millennial League’s Code Red Party were held at the Berg Event Space. Kathleen Kunkler and Mike Enos served as the co-chairmen. 

Also featured in the February 9th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Mary S. Watkins Photography and J. Robert Schraeder Photography

Dan Meiners, Kathleen Kunkler, co-chairman; and David Brinkerhoff
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Kurt Knapstein with Steve Metzler and Brian Williams Tom Suther, Michael Lintecum and Ryan Fischer
Mark Thomas, Teresa Jarzemkoski, Theresa Van Ackeren, and Karen Heath
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Michael Lintecum, Michael Mackie and Shea Coffman (Seated) Janie and Gary Foltz (standing) JP Crilly and Dean Cox



Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas – 46th Annual Snow Ball

Catholic Charities of Northeast Kansas’ 46th Annual Snow Ball will be held on January 18th at the Overland Park Convention Center. Friends from St. Ann and St. Paul’s Catholic parishes…

The Symphony League – Holiday Luncheon

Hallbrook Country was the beautiful setting for The Symphony League’s Holiday Luncheon. The festive event was held on December 11th. Symphony Ball Chairman Mary Leonida presented a check from the…

Kansas City Ballet Guild – The Nutcracker Ball

On November 23rd, the Kansas City Ballet Guild presented The Nutcracker Ball at the InterContinental Kansas City at the Plaza. Peggy Beal was the chairman, and Sandy and Dr. Roger…

Kansas City Young Matrons – Mistletoe Party

Hallbrook Country Club was the beautiful setting for the Kansas City Young Matrons’ annual Mistletoe Party on December 6th. The festive event featured a delicious dinner and dancing. James and…