I On Philanthropy

The Hayes Family

The Hayes family is very dedicated to Children’s Mercy Hospital. Jaime Hayes was diagnosed with osteosarcoma at the age of 14. Now in remission and in her late 20s, Jaime serves on the Children’s Mercy Cancer Center Auxiliary. Jaime’s mother, Linda, has volunteered with the Parent to Parent program, which helps parents whose children have cancer. Jaime’s father, Mike, has been a member of the Cancer Center Auxiliary since 2004.

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2015 St. Paul’s Auction: Dream Big

Gift Gathering Party
The 2015 St. Paul’s Auction: Dream Big will be held on March 28th at Starlight Theatre. A Gift Gathering Party was held on January 31st at the beautiful home of Ginger and Kevin Carr. Courtney Goddard and Dana Gould were the co-chairmen of the kick-off event.

Kevin and Ginger Carr, hosts

Also featured in the March 7, 2015 issue of The Independent 
Photo Credit: Tom Styrkowicz
 
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Karen Moore

Karen Moore is a member of the Centurions, Class of 2015. She is the co-chairman of the November Task Force and serves on the curriculum committee. Karen is the dean of student development and enrollment management at Metropolitan Community College – Maple Woods. She volunteers with the Urban Neighborhood Initiative.

Karen Moore and her husband, Brian Moore

Also featured in the March 7, 2015 issue of The Independent 
 
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Chiefs Women’s Organization

The mission of the Chiefs Women’s Organization is to build goodwill in Our Town through active volunteer participation. It teams up with charities to assist in maximizing the program’s impact. 

Tammy Reid collected donations at the Sunday Night Football Game for the Chiefs Kingdom Food Drive. 

Members of the Chiefs Women’s Organization posed with KC Wolf after a visit to Children’s Mercy Hospital.

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John P. Minnis

John P. Minnis is a member of Centurions, Class of 2015, and is on the Steering Committee as the treasurer. He is currently senior vice president of commercial banking at Bank Midwest. John and his wife, Angie, have four children, Jack, Drew, Maggie, and Michael.

Also featured in the February 21, 2015 issue of The Independent 
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