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Kansas City Museum – The Derby Party

An elegant Benefactor Party was held at the beautiful home of Erin and Stephen Mos on April 30th in anticipation of the Kansas City Museum’s Derby Party event. Patrons enjoyed cocktails and delicious bites from Lon Lane’s Inspired Occasions. The ninth annual Derby Party was held on May 4th at the Museum.

Erin Mos, host; Amy Embry, and Darcy Frick Stewart
Zulema Bassham, Georgina Herrera, Dr. Nelson and Rachael Sabates, and Ana Rogler
Leslie and Chuck Erickson, Loretta and Tom Mentzer, Leslie Fraley, and Matt Hood
Nym and Audrey Manito with Glenn North

Featured in the June 15, 2024 issue of The Independent
Photo credit: David Riffel


War Horses For Veterans – The Derby Party

War Horses for Veterans, founded by Andy and Patricia Brown, held its third annual fundraiser, The Derby Party, on May 4th. More than 400 guests watched the Kentucky Derby race…

Symphony League of Kansas City – Spring Luncheon

Lidia’s was the lovely location for the Symphony League of Kansas City’s annual Spring Luncheon on May 8th. Mandy Burditt and Trish Mayer were the co-chairmen. Nearly 60 members and…

Symphony League of Kansas City – Ball Kickoff

Symphony League members gathered at Amy Volini’s beautiful home recently to kick off preparations for the 2024 Symphony Ball, “NOVA.”Amy and Julie Sykes hosted the fun event, where Ball Chairman…

Saint Luke’s Foundation – Spirit of Philanthropy Awards

In the spirit of gratitude, Saint Luke’s Foundation hosted its Spirit of Philanthropy Awards celebration on April 18th at the 1900 Building. Being honored this year are: Philanthropists of the…