Variety of Greater Kansas City – Children’s Charity’s Variety Show 2013 will be held on March 2nd at the Midland Theatre. Guests will enjoy wonderful entertainment from some of Our Town’s finest including Kansas City Chiefs Cheerleaders, Kansas City Royals Alumni, Mayor Sly James, Peter deSilva, Danny O’Neill, and Lauren LaPointe as they share the stage with local professional entertainers. Joanna and Dr.
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The 14th annual Wild About Harry benefit is set for April 11th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Nancy Gibbs and Michael Duffy, TIME Magazine editors and best-selling co-authors of The Presidents Club: Inside the World’s Most Exclusive Fraternity, are the special guests. General Richard B. Myers, former chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, will receive the 2013 Harry S. Truman Legacy of Leadership Award.
Civic Service Award Dinner
The 40th annual Civic Service Award Dinner, hosted by Hyman Brand Hebrew Academy, will be held on April 28th at the Overland Park Convention Center. The evening begins with cocktails, followed by a buffet dinner, a live auction and entertainment. Jane Sosland and Howard Jacobson are the co-chairmen, and Joyce and Stan Zeldin are the evening’s honorees.
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Dave and Geri Frantze, chairmen
On April 27th, the Leukemia & Lymphoma Society will celebrate their 25th anniversary at the Black Tie Ball at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Guests will enjoy live and silent auctions, a social hour and a delightful five-course meal. Dave and Geri Frantze are the charimen.
Once Upon a Time
The Children’s SPOT at Saint Luke’s Hospital’s Once Upon a Time will take place on February 24th at the Muehlebach Tower of the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Connie and Anthony Mendolia are the honorary chairmen, and Amie and Dr. Kevin Bybee and Elizabeth and Dr. Michael LeBlanc are serving as the co-chairmen.