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10th Annual Red Hot Night
February 8th is the date for Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics’ 10th Annual Red Hot Night. Mikel and Dave Flickinger and Stacie and Kevin Needham are the honorary co-chairmen. The event will be held in the Grand Ballroom of the Kansas City Convention Center.

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WIN for KC

20th Annual Women’s Sports Awards Luncheon
January 31st is the date for WIN for KC’s 20th Annual Women’s Sports Awards Luncheon at the Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center. WIN for KC recognizes local girls and women for their community contributions and achievements in sports and fitness.

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Village Shalom

2013 Ages of Excellence Celebration 
Final plans are in the works for Village Shalom’s 2013 Ages of Excellence Celebration on November 21st at the Overland Park Convention Center. Pella Fingersh and James Klein are serving as the co-chairmen. The evening will feature Pulitzer Prize-winning journalist Bob Woodward as guest speaker and the posthumous presentation of the Stephen J. Schoenfeld Volunteer Recognition Award to Herb Adler.

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Kansas City Art Institute

A Patron Preview will take place on December 5th at the Kansas City Art Institute, the evening before its much-anticipated end-of-semester exhibition and sale of student artwork. Pam and Gary Gradinger are the chairmen.
Also featured in the November 2nd issue of The Independent 

Pam and Gary Gradinger, chairmen

 
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In the Spotlight

Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas
The 40th Annual Snow Ball benefiting Catholic Charities Foundation of Northeast Kansas will be held on January 18th at the Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center. Rita and Lamar Hunt, Jr. are the honorary presidents, and Jeanne and Charlie Haake are the presidents. 
Also featured in the October 19th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Brian Turner 

Honorary Presidents Rita and Lamar Hunt, Jr.

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