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Treads & Threads

Party With a Purpose
The 12th Annual Treads & Threads will roar into the Kansas Speedway on September 6th to benefit The University of Kansas Hospital. This party with a purpose will feature country music duo Big & Rich and delicious fare from more than 20 top local restaurants, caterers and dessert specialists. The Sunderland Family are the honorary chairmen, and Peggy and Terry Dunn are serving as the chairmen.

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Westport Garden Club

Elegant Entertaining
Enjoy a rare garden and home tour, hosted by the Westport Garden Club, on May 18th. Entertaining Gardens is a benefit Powell Gardens’ “Good to Grow” program. The event will feature six stunning gardens, with three of them including tours of the homes; a gift shop and a garden raffle. Don Hall and the late Adele Hall are the honorary chairmen, and Ginny McCanse and Marilyn Hebenstreit are the co-chairmen. For tickets visit: thewestportgardenclub.

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Engagement

Congratulations Trillion & Gregory!
Mr. and Mrs. Sandford Koufax of Vero Beach, Florida, and Mr. John Clem Clarke of New York, New York, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Trillion Clarke, to Gregory Wright Layne II, the son of Mr. and Mrs. Jeffrey Spriggs of Mesa, Arizona, and Mr. and Mrs. Gregory Layne I of Mesa, Arizona. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mrs. George Franklin Purucker of Prairie Village and the late Mr. Purucker and the late Mr. and Mrs.

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Saint Luke’s North Hospital

Classic Golf

Dr. Anthony Fangman, chairman

Dr. Anthony Fangman, Saint Luke’s Health System; is serving as the chairman of the 32nd annual Spelman Golf Classic on June 7th at Paradise Pointe Golf Complex. The event is a benefit for Saint Luke’s North Hospital and will feature breakfast, lunch and a two-man or four-man scramble. Proceeds will help fund 3D breast tomosynthesis technology at the Center for Women’s Care.

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Cheers to Volunteers

The Kansas City Red Coaters
The Kansas City Red Coaters are a community-service organization comprised of 70 volunteers who are passionate about the Kansas City Chiefs and giving back to Our Town. The Red Coaters contributed more than 3500 hours of community service in 2012 and joined with Clark Hunt, Chiefs Cheerleaders and KC Wolf to collect over $40,000 to benefit Big Brothers and Big Sisters of Kansas City.

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