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Healthy U

The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri
This 2014-15 year will be the culmination of The Junior League of Kansas City, Missouri’s five-year commitment to the program Healthy U, which focuses on nutrition, undernourishment, healthy choices, eating on a budget, and fitness.
Also featured in the September 6th issue of The Independent 

 
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20th Anniversary Gala

Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art
Karen and Jack Holland are the honorary chairmen, and Mary Kemper Wolf, Scott Heidmann and Christy Gautreaux are serving as the co-chairmen of the Kemper Museum of Contemporary Art’s 20th Anniversary Gala on October 11th at the Museum. “ROAR” is the theme of the Roaring Twenties event, where burlesque girls, bootleggers and gangsters will feel right at home in a special speakeasy.

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Larry McAlister

Larry McAlister has been a dedicated volunteer at the Shepherd’s Center of the Northland since 2004. He volunteers as a handyman, specializing in the installation of grab bars. Larry also does plumbing and electrical work. He loves spending time outdoors, traveling and helping others.
Also featured in the September 6th issue of The Independent 

Larry McAlister installed a grab bar in a shower. 

 
 
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Beach Volleyball Tournament

The Children’s Place
August 9th was the date for the second annual Beach Volleyball Tournament, hosted by the Young Advisory Board of The Children’s Place. Twenty-four teams registered to play and tried their hand at winning the prized first place trophy.

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WIN for KC Triathlon

Awesome Athletes
The WIN for KC Triathlon was held on July 26th at Smithville Lake. More than 1,200 participants competed in the event. 
Also featured in the September 6th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Thomas Photographic Enterprises, Dan Dickinson and Jesse Miguel

The first wave of swimmers started the race.

Kellian Partridge Doyle powered through the bike course.

 
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