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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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Let’s Play Golf

The Vitae Foundation
July 22nd was the date for The Vitae Foundation’s 19th Annual Pro-Life Golf Classic at Blue Hills Country Club.  Guests enjoyed great golf, a live auction and a delicious Jack Stack Barbecue dinner. Kaye and Jerry Meiners served as the chairmen.
Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Chris Wilborn

Pat Purcell, Paul Thompson, Jerry Meiners, chairman; and Nick Bono, Sr.

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Sheffield Place

Capturing Hope
Sheffield Place is a treatment and transitional living center for homeless mothers and their children. The children at Sheffield Place recently participated in the national Pictures of Hope program, an award-winning initiative founded by celebrity photographer Linda Solomon. Pictures of Hope empowers homeless children to capture their dreams through photography. The program is sponsored by Chevrolet and Cable Dahmer Chevrolet.

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Perfect Putt

2013 KidsTLC Open
It was a wonderful day for golf, friends and support for the 2013 KidsTLC Open on July 12th at Sycamore Ridge Golf Course. Dave Nickloy, Devin Schuster and Kyle Tucker were the co-chairmen.
Also featured in the August 24th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: ShotBee

Larry and Ellie Maddox with Woody Reintjes

Mike and Nancy Hougland, Mike Bickley and Joel Jacobsen

 
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