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Inclusion Connections – 10th annual FashionAbility Gala

February 17th was the date for Inclusion Connections’ 10th annual FashionAbility Gala, which was held at the Embassy Suites in Olathe. More than 700 guests were treated to inspiring fashion presentations, heartfelt testimonials, and a fun evening to celebrate the organization’s mission of empowering individuals with all abilities. Debbie Horn, Inclusion Connections; and Jon Twidwell, board president; were honored at the event.

Andie Fitzpatrick and Faith Michels


Audra Fussell and Lexi Boster


Eli McCalla and Andrew Loudon


Jayme Simmons and Gabby Yost


Mike Johnson, Hannah Seaton, and Pamyla Frederick


Nicole Sheffield and Katie Pine



Savannah Thessing and Isabela Bowlin


Steve Joy and Matthew Horn


Tess Daniel, Rachel Zink, and Curt Daniel

Featured in the April 6, 2024 issue of The Independent.
Photo credit: David Bram