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Kansas City Repertory Theatre

A Fearless Fête
Kansas City Repertory Theatre‘s annual fundraising gala, A Fearless Fête, will be held on April 8th at Spencer Theatre.  The evening will feature singing and dancing from cast members of the hit production Cabaret.  Guests will also enjoy gourmet food, specialty cocktails and surprises from the Kit Kat Girls.  Proceeds from the event support the Kansas City Repertory Theatre‘s vital development of new works and its education programs.

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A Garden Soirée

Stems 
Stems: A Garden Soirée will be held on June 25th at the Overland Park Arboretum & Botanical Gardens.  The evening will feature food from 20 area restaurants and caterers, libations, jazz and rock music, caricature artists, and a huge display of Plein Air art.  The event benefits the Arts & Recreation Foundation of Overland Park and its mission to maintain the quality of life in our community.

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Kansas City Artists Coalition

The 28th Annual KCAC Art Auction
The Kansas City Artists Coalition kicked off its 28th annual fundraising auction with a preview reception on February 16th.  A record-breaking 500 people attended the event, enjoying local culinary treats and viewing 200 pieces of art donated by regional and national artists.  The auction itself took place on February 19th, celebrating Our Town’s artists.  Julián Zugazagoitia, The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art; served as the honorary chairman.

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Spay & Neuter Kansas City

Spay-ghetti & No Balls Dinner Event
Spay & Neuter Kansas City held its 3rd Annual Spay-ghetti & No Balls Dinner Event on February 25th.  Charles Gusewelle was the featured speaker, and Keith King served as emcee.  Betsy Gamble was chairman of the event, which featured a raffle and silent and live auctions.  Proceeds help subsidize spay and neuter surgeries and provide support to other programs that help improve the quality of life for animals in Our Town.

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American Red Cross Greater Kansas City Chapter

Red Ball Kick-Off
Members of the Red Ball steering committee recently gathered at Trozzolo Communications to plan the upcoming event, which will be held on April 16th at the new Arrowhead Stadium North Club.  Guests will enjoy a delicious dinner, live and silent auctions and entertainment by the Bacon Brothers.  Carmen and Denny Thum will serve as the honorary chairmen, and Ellen and Chris Todd are the chairmen.  Proceeds will benefit the American Red Cross Greater Kansas City Chapter.

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