Event Extras

Go Red for Women Half Day for Your Heart

American Heart Association
April 25th was the date for Kansas City’s Go Red for Women Half Day for Your Heart at the Overland Park Convention Center. Dana Abraham and Trish Walker were the co-chairmen. More than 1,100 guests raised funds to support the American Heart Association’s life-saving mission.
Also featured in the June 14th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Mark Baltzly and Don Ipock 

Jeri Bartunek, Lisa Macpherson, Dr.

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Pour For More

KidsTLC
KidsTLC’s Pour For More was held on May 9th at The Guild. Kristin and Matt Holton served as chairmen of the event that featured cocktails, delicious fare, silent and live auctions, entertainment by The Dueling Piano Guys, and music by The Old No. 5s. 
Also featured in the June 14th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit:  Jeff Evrard

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Art Bra KC

Artful Importance
Art Bra KC was held on May 2nd at Signature Hangar. More than 1,100 guests enjoyed a special fashion show featuring 70 work-of-art bras that were part of the auction. Sharon Snowden-Hake and Adrienne Helvey served as the co-chairmen.
Also featured in the June 14th issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit:  Sheldon Golden

Dustin Colquitt and Cheryl Toub

Kacy Parker modeled Lady of the Lake on the runway.

 
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Project 39

The Mother of All Happy Hours
May 8th was the date for Project 39’s The Mother of All Happy Hours. The hosts of the more than 60 events asked friends and family to come for a happy hour celebration and bring baby items. The Family Conservancy partnered with Project 39 to receive the donated baby items that will be stored at a new Mother’s Market. 
Also featured in the June 14th issue of The Independent 

 A special container was needed to hold all of the donated baby items.

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The Jewel Ball

Chairmen’s Coffee
The Jewel Ball Chairmen’s Coffee was held on April 9th at The Kansas City Country Club. Ellen Zimmer Darling is the chairman of the 60th Anniversary Jubilee of The Jewel Ball, to be held on June 21st at The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art.
Also featured in the May 31st issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit:  Mary S.

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