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Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation

40th Annual Sports Awards Banquet
April 19th is the date for The Kansas City Sports Commission and Foundation’s 40th Annual Sports Awards Banquet at the Kansas City Marriott Downtown. Guests will enjoy dinner, a VIP reception and an awards ceremony featuring five award winners who will be recognized for their commitment and achievement in sports. Denny Scott is the chairman.

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Variety of Greater Kansas City

Variety Show 2013

On March 2nd, Variety of Greater Kansas City – Children’s Charity will host Variety Show 2013 at the Midland Theatre. Guests will enjoy watching some of Our Town’s finest including Mayor Sly James, Chief Cheerleaders, and Royals Alumni who will share the stage with local professional entertainers. Rachael and Dr. Nelson Sabates are the honorary chairmen, and Tina Welch, Mark Moberly and Tim McCoy are serving as the co-chairmen. Joanna and Dr.

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Notre Dame de Sion

27th Annual Gala Auction
“All the World’s Stage” is the theme of Notre Dame de Sion School’s 27th Annual Gala Auction, set for March 2nd at Starlight Theatre. The Auction will feature delicious fare from Gram & Dun and a car raffle for a 2013 Toyota Prius. Pam and Kevin Kramer and Heidi and Ethan Whitehill will serve as the co-chairmen.

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Go Red For Women Luncheon & Expo

In the Spotlight

Gina Danner and Kathy Koehler are the co-chairmen for the American Heart Association’s Go Red For Women Luncheon & Expo to be held on April 19th at the Overland Park Convention Center.  Proceeds from the event will support educational programs to fight heart disease.
Also featured in the January 26th issue of The Independent

     Gina Danner and Kathy Koehler, co-chairmen

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WIN for KC

Celebrating Women in Sports
February 1st is the date for WIN for KC’s19th Annual Women’s Sports Awards Luncheon at the Sheraton Kansas City at Crown Center. The luncheon celebrates National Girls and Women in Sports Day and recognizes local girls and women for their contributions and achievements in sports and fitness. Sherri Enright is the chairman, and Kerri Walsh-Jennings, three-time Olympic gold medalist; is the keynote speaker.

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