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St. Teresa’s Academy Auction

November 17th was the date for St. Teresa’s Academy’s Auction. Cynthia and Pat McCarthy, Christine and Doug Fielder and Julie and Mike McCann served as co-chairmen. The “Swinging on a Star” themed-event featured a delicious gourmet dinner from Garozzo’s Ristorante and silent and live auctions. Larry Moore was the emcee, and George Nigro served as the auctioneer.

Also featured in the January 12th issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: Chris Wilborn

Pat and Cynthia McCarthy, co-chairmen; Nan Bone, St. Teresa’s Academy; Larry Moore, emcee; and Christine and Doug Fielder and Julie and Mike McCann, co-chairmen
Julie and Chris Thompson, Cecile and Bob Schloegel, Emily and Mark Zastrow, and Therese and Gary Smith



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…