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Rising Star Reflections – Dolly Wood

Hooray for Dolly Wood! She has served on the board of Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City for three years. Her first involvement in the organization was with  KC Sexy Singles Auction (now known as Most Wanted Auction). For several years, Dolly has been a team captain for Bowl for Kids’ Sake. She has raised more than $15,000. Dolly has served as a big sister for a Kauffman Scholar (now in the ACES program).

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The Jewel Ball

The 63rd anniversary of The Jewel Ball was held on June 17th at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art. Nancy Sachse served as the chairman. Proceeds support the Kansas City Symphony and The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.

Mrs. Louis Larrick Ward, Mr. Thomas Selby Ward and Mrs. Scott Hardman Ward

Mr. and Mrs. Robert Morton Kissick

Mrs. Grant Matthew Wilkerson and Mrs. Paul Jarrel Freeman

Jewel Ball Page Master George Edward Leonard III with his parents, Mr. and Mrs.

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KidsTLC – Benefit17

The North Club at Arrowhead Stadium is the lovely setting for KidsTLC Benefit17. Sybil and Greg Orman are serving as chairmen of the November 4th event. Guests will enjoy fabulous fare, live and silent auctions and a drawing for a new Honda Civic. There will be a Patrons’ Party, and a lively After Party will take place in the Founders Club.

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Congratulations, Lauren & David!

Mr. and Mrs. David Jerome Zimmer of Mission Hills are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Lauren Hockaday Zimmer, to David Bobbitt Noel III, the son of Mr. and Mrs. David Bobbitt Noel, Jr. of Houston, Texas. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. Richard Lewis Cunningham of Dallas, Texas, and the late Mr. Cunningham and Mr. and Mrs. Hugh Joseph Zimmer of Our Town. Lauren is a graduate of The Pembroke Hill School. She was a Jewel Ball debutante in 2007.

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