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Synergy Services – Stand Up for Synergy

November 4th was the date for the 11th annual Stand Up for Synergy at the Argosy Casino Hotel & Spa. Kathleen Madigan was the featured performer. More than 325 guests enjoyed cocktails, a delicious dinner and a live auction. Michelle and Ryan Brown and Daryl Lynch and Ruben Chacon were the co-chairmen, and Nicole DiAntonio served as the emcee. Proceeds support Synergy Services’ mission to end violence in our community.

Kevin and Amanda Humiston, Kathleen Madigan, featured performer; and Abby and Wade Thomas


James Vigliaturo and David Harper


Daryl Lynch, co-chairman


Corky McCaffrey, Synergy Services; and Ryan and Michelle Brown, co-chairmen


Becky and Park Ulrich, board member


Artist Nick Clark created a painting during the cocktail hour that was auctioned off at the live auction.

Also featured in the December 9, 2017 issue of The Independent
Photo Credit: J. Robert Schraeder Photography



Kids TLC – Benefit17

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UMKC Conservatory of Music and Dance – Crescendo 2017

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Catholic Charities Foundation of NE KS – St. Martin of Tours Mass and Reception

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ReDiscover – Take A Bite out of Stigma

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