Event Extras

Let’s Upstage Cancer – A St. Jude Event

Champions For Children
June 6th was the date for the First Annual Let’s Upstage Cancer – A St. Jude Event. Kristin and Patrick Trysla and Aggie and Nate Accardo were co-chairmen of the event that was held at the College Basketball Experience. Proceeds support The St. Jude Children’s Research Hospital’s mission to find cures for children with cancer and other deadly diseases through treatment and research.

Fred Bentley, Suzanne Reese and Stephen T.

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Spring Luncheon

Let’s Do Lunch
Hallbrook Country Club was the beautiful setting for The Lyric Opera Circle’s Spring Luncheon. New members were installed, and the group is now preparing for another fabulous Lyric Opera Ball.

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Building A Better World
Britton and Clinton Robinson were the honorary chairmen, and Judy DeJesus served as chairmen of SAFEHOME’s Saturday Night. The June 13th was held at the Overland Park Sheraton. Guests enjoyed live and silent auctions, dinner and entertainment. Abby Eden served as the emcee.

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The Jewel Ball

Special Songs
The Gentlemen’s Serenade was held at Mission Hills Country Club on June 8th. The Gentlemen of The Jewel Ball enjoyed delicious fare, learned about good manners and serenaded their mothers and grandmothers.

Janet Russell, Allison Harding, Drew Harding, Twyla Harding, and Melissa Langstaff

The Gentlemen of The Jewel Ball serenaded their mothers and grandmothers at the special event.

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Perseverance Hall of Fame

Assurant Employee Benefits
May 27th was the date for Assurant Employee Benefits’ Perseverance Hall of Fame at the Kauffman Center for the Performing Arts. J.R. Martinez was the special guest, and Charity Tillemann-Dick and Deliece Hofen were inducted into the Perseverance Hall of Fame.

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