Event Extras

Jeff Montgomery Golf Classic

Medical Miracles
August 26th was the date for Medical Missions Foundation’s 12th Annual Jeff Montgomery Golf Classic at The National Golf Club of Kansas City. Proceeds from the event support MMF’s volunteer medical teams to continue providing life-changing medical care to thousands of children in developing countries around the world. Judy Overton and Jeff Montgomery served as the co-chairmen.

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Opening Ceremonies

Saint Luke’s Hospice House
Saint Luke’s leaders, donors, physicians, and friends gathered for the official ribbon-cutting ceremony for the Saint Luke’s Hospice House on July 19th. The evening prior, an intimate chapel dedication service was held for the family and friends of Marilyn Lacey McMullen, for whom the chapel is named.

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WIN for KC

Twelve hundred participants had a wonderful time at the WIN for KC Triathlon on July 27th at Smithville Lake. 
Also featured in the September 7th issue of The Independent 

Ashley Muiruri 

Cathy Wood
Michael Weatherly

Hungry participants lined up for Chris Cakes.

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Congratulations Bella & Glint!
Bella Cronin and Glint M. Merlo exchanged vows in a poolside ceremony on July 28th. Bella is the daughter of Dr. Hyland Elizabeth Cronin of Fairway and the granddaughter of Nora Cronin of Morgantown, West Virginia, and the late Mr. Harry Cronin. Her groom is the son of Rachel Hack and Matthew Merlo of Our Town, and the grandson of Elizabeth Miller of Kansas City, Mr. James Hack of Leawood, and Mr. and Mrs. Robert Merlo of St. Louis.

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A Big Slick Weekend

Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics
Children’s Mercy Hospitals and Clinics’ Big Slick Celebrity Weekend was a fabulous success. Kansas Citians enjoyed a Wiffle Ball game on July 19th at Kauffman Stadium, a Texas Hold’em Poker Tournament at Harrah’s Kansas City and the Big Slick Party and Auction at the Midland Theater on July 20th. Julie and Mark McKee, Gloria Rudd and Kathy and Dan Sudeikis served as the co-chairmen.

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