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Crib Note – Sylvana Chloe Kaufman

A pink bundle of joy named Sylvana Chloe Kaufman was born on September 18th. The darling baby girl is the daughter of Lauren and Trevor Kaufman of New York, New York. Sylvie joins her big brother Milo, age two. She weighed six pounds and was 18 inches long. Sylvie has blue eyes and brown hair. Her grandparents are Janet Johnson of Kansas City, Theresa and George Barton of Mission Hills and Dorothy Kaufman of New York, New York, and the late Alan Kaufman.

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Cheers To Volunteers – Lena Price and Tom Cohen

First Call has found a wonderful friend in Lena Price. She and her husband, Tom Cohen, were chairmen of the Celebration Evening in 2013 and 2014. Lena also joined the First Call Speakers Bureau and became an active board member. In addition, she has worked tirelessly to plan the Community Gratitude Luncheon, never shying away from any opportunity to roll up her sleeves and get things done.

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Congratulations, Elizabeth & Christopher!

Mr. and Mrs. Stuart Frazier Bell of Prairie Village and Mr. Mark Robert Egerstrom of Monte Nido, California, are pleased to announce the engagement of their daughter, Elizabeth Adele Egerstrom, to Christopher James Rollings, the son of Mr. and Mrs. James Francis Rollings of Wilmette, Illinois. The bride-to-be is the granddaughter of Mary Nesselrode of Prairie Village, Kathleen and James Waller of Prairie Village and the late Mr. and Mrs. Paul L. Egerstrom.

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KVC Health Systems – The Gala on Fire

Bonne Illig, Kim Stevens, Debbie Douville, Lenise Ward, Ashlee Bressel, and Lauren Hunt, all with VanBrock; served as co-chairmen of KVC Health Systems’ The Gala on Fire on November 21st at the historic Firestone Building. Guests enjoyed performances by MoonDrop Circus and Atlantic Express.

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Saint Luke’s North Hospital – Imagine…A Night of Jesters and Jazz

Exciting plans are being made for Saint Luke’s North Hospital’s Imagine…A Night of Jesters and Jazz at the Courtyard Kansas City at Briarcliff. Lisa and Dr. Donald Cole, Dr. Shelby and Dustin Durand, Michelle and Brian Smith, and Twyla and John Wilson are co-chairmen of the April 1st event. Guests will enjoy delectable fare, a live auction, beautiful views of Downtown Kansas City, and entertainment by Quixotic and Tim Whitmer and the KC Express.

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