An Elegant Affair
The 20th annual Enchanted Evening gala will feature cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, and entertainment. The November 16th event will be held at the Overland Park Convention Center, and Dr. Sharon Cain and Dr. William Gabrielli are the co-chairmen. Proceeds support the children families of Marillac.
Also featured in the September 29th issue of The Independent
Dr. Sharon Cain and Dr.
Sugar Plum Fun
Marissa Brown and Kris Marriott-Calovich, co-chairmen
Co-chairmen Marissa Brown and Kris Marriott-Calovich are looking forward to greeting guests at the 18th Annual Sugar Plum Fairy Luncheon on December 1st at The Westin Crown Center Hotel. Guests will enjoy a delicious lunch and silent auction. There will be a performance of the Kansas City Ballet’sNutcrackerat the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts following the luncheon.
Leo E. Morton, honoree
Leo E. Morton will receive the Henry W. Bloch Human Relations Award from The Jewish Community Relations Bureau/American Jewish Committee. This prestigious award is given to someone who inspires the citizens of our community and exemplifies great leadership and tremendous community activism. The award will be given at the Human Relations Dinner on November 18th at The Westin Crown Center Hotel.
Swinging on a Star
St. Teresa’s Academy will host its 2012 auction, Swinging on a Star, on November 17th at the school. The evening will feature both live and silent auctions, where guests will have the chance to bid on more than 800 exciting gifts. There will also be a gourmet dinner and a raffle with a grand prize of either a three-year lease on a 2012 Toyota, a year’s worth of tuition at the Academy, or $10,000.
The 14th Candlelight Ball
Kristin and Dr. Andrew Armstrong, chairmen
The 14th Candlelight Ball will be hosted by The Research Foundation at the Overland Park Sheraton on November 3rd. The black-tie gala will feature a cocktail reception, five-course dinner and dancing to The Dave Stephens Band. Kristin and Dr. Andrew Armstrong are the chairmen.