Center Stage

In the Spotlight

The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society
Becky and Brett Gordon are serving as chairmen of the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 26th Annual Ball, A Night At The Races. The April 26th event, to be held at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown, will have a “Kentucky Derby” theme. Guests will enjoy signature cocktails, a five-course meal, silent and live auctions, and entertainment.

read more


In the Spotlight

American Heart Association
March 1st is the date for the American Heart Association’s Heart & Stroke Ball to be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center. Linda and John Nobles and Peggy and Dr. Michael Borkon are serving as the co-chairmen. 
Also featured in the January 25th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit:  Blaine Fischer Photography

John and Linda Nobles and Peggy and Dr.

read more


The Children’s SPOT at Saint Luke’s Hospital

Land of Enchantment
Once Upon a Time, a fundraiser for The Children’s SPOT at Saint Luke’s Hospital, will be held on February 23rd at Starlight Theatre. Connie and Anthony Mendolia and Stephanie and Mike Moustakas are the honorary co-chairmen, and Amy and Eric Graham and Elizabeth and Dr. Michael LeBlanc are serving as the co-chairmen of the 17th annual event. A Patrons’ Party will be held on February 20th at the beautiful home of Kristin and Donald Trigg.

read more


Alphapointe

Special Repast
February 27th is the date for Alphapointe’s Dining in the Dark event to be held at The Westin Kansas City at Crown Center. Judi and Dr. Joseph Tauber are the chairmen.
Also featured in the January 11th issue of The Independent 

Judi and Dr. Joseph Tauber, chairmen

 
A slider with the ID of 2 was not found.

read more


In the Spotlight

Debbie Ward and Ann Jandl are the co-chairmen for Great Plains SPCA’s Pawtini. The event will be held on March 29th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown and will feature a “Seeing Spots” theme. Guests will celebrate the tremendous growth that the no-kill animal welfare agency has achieved during the past year and help build a brighter future for thousands of pets and the people whose lives they enrich.

read more