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Cheers to Volunteers

Jenn Hull

Dedication and compassion are words often used to describe Komen Kansas City volunteer and Early Childhood Special Education teacher Jenn Hull. For eight years, Jenn has been a committee member for Komen Kansas City Race for the Cure and has chaired the areas of Survivor Recognition and Kids for the Cure. Jenn is currently serving as co-chairman for the 20th Annual Susan G. Komen Kansas City Race for the Cure.

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In the Spotlight

Paint the Town
September 21st is the date for the Saint Luke’s Foundation’s Paint the Town event. The fete will be held poolside at the InterContinental Kansas City Hotel overlooking the Plaza Art Fair and will feature a “Brazilian Carnival” theme. Guests will enjoy listening to wonderful musicians and watching some of Our Town’s best artists create and perform. Britton and Rick Norden, Michelle and Dr.

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Party with a Purpose

AIDS Walk Kansas City
June 12th was the date for the AIDS Walk Kansas City’s Party with a Purpose Patrons’ Party. The event was held in the amazing gardens of Marianne and Ralph Getchell. Guests enjoyed cocktails, a delicious repast and entertainment by the Village Gypsy Jazz Band. 
Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Karen Ledford

Josh Strodtman, Shawn Mullane and Michael Lintecum

David Hughes, Jr.

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In the Spotlight

Benefit Concert for Arts Education
Five-time Tony Award winner Audra McDonald is the featured performer at Kansas City Young Audiences’ Benefit Concert for Arts Education. The event will be held on November 16th at the Kauffman Center for Performing Arts. Julie and Mike Kirk and Debby and Gary Ballard are the honorary co-chairmen, and Qiana Thomason is serving as the event chairman.

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In the Spotlight

Kansas City Ballet Guild
December 6th is the date for the Kansas City Ballet Guild’s Nutcracker Ball to be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. Guests will enjoy cocktails, dinner, ballet, and dancing to the tunes of the Michael Beers Band. Ginger and Dr. Michael Frost are the honorary chairmen and Susan Bubb and Megan Bubb Cribb are serving as the co-chairmen. Proceeds benefit the Kansas City Ballet and Kansas City Ballet School.

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