Lifestyle

T-Shirt company launches a new website to help the LGBT community

Nov. 21, 2016

GayForShirts.com is trying to make the word “gay” normal again by getting everyone to be “gay for” something. Kansas City, MO - November 11th, 2016 - Starting with all 50 states and the 50 largest U.S. cities L.A. based manufacturer, GayForShirts.com is trying to help continue the fight for rights that so many Americans have struggled for decades now to ...

Theatre in the Park Announces 2017 season including show at new arts & heritage center

Nov. 18, 2016

The Theatre in the Park’s (TTIP) 48th season will feature three premieres and three modern era American musical theatre classics. “Grease” is the word, as TTIP will open the new Johnson County Arts and Heritage Center (AHC) with the Broadway and hit movie musical, GREASE, in the Spring 2017. Monty Python’s hilarious SPAMALOT will be the first production on TTIP’s ...

Jewish Film Festival set for January 2017

Nov. 18, 2016

Kansas City’s 2017 Jewish Film Festival (KCJFF) will feature six diverse films from Israel and beyond. Now in its 18th year, The Festival is presented by the Jewish Community Center of Greater Kansas City, (The J) opens Sunday evening, Jan. 8 and continues through Sunday Jan. 22. All the films will be screened in The White Theatre at the Jewish ...

SevenDays 2017 announced; Peace walk moves to Union Station

Nov. 18, 2016

(Kansas City) – In the continued effort to overcome tragedy produced by hatred, bigotry and ignorance, SevenDays™ Make a Ripple, Change the World will take place for the third year in the Greater Kansas City area Tuesday, April 18 through Monday, April 24, 2017. SevenDays™ 2017 continues the healing journey following the murders that took the lives of Dr. William ...

Park University Named Partner with It’s On Us Campus Innovation Program

Nov. 18, 2016

Park University is of 28 colleges/universities across the country — and the only school in Missouri or Kansas — selected as a partner with the It’s On Us Campus Innovation Program. Park and the other 27 institutions have made a commitment to take innovative action steps toward changing the culture around sexual assault on their respective campuses. The Campus Innovation ...

Missouri Gaming Association’s Project 21 Scholarship Applications Now Available - Deadline is March 1

Nov. 16, 2016

JEFFERSON CITY, MO – The Missouri Gaming Association, the statewide professional association of the Missouri casino industry, is inviting high school seniors to enter the 21st annual Project 21 scholarship competition. Two $1,500 first prize scholarships and four $1,000 second prize scholarships will be awarded. The deadline for submitting Project 21 scholarship entries to the Missouri Gaming Association is March ...

Midwest Aortic & Vascular Institute adds office-based procedure services

Nov. 14, 2016

Endovascular Suite provides services in office setting outside of the hospital KANSAS CITY, Mo. (Nov. 14, 2016) – Midwest Aortic & Vascular Institute – the area’s largest vascular surgery practice – is offering office-based procedures at its Northland location. Patients in need of uncomplicated procedures to diagnose, evaluate and treat a variety of vascular conditions may now have them performed ...

Rudolph comes to Farrand Farms for our Last Christmas

Nov. 13, 2016

Celebrate the Glory of Christmas color at Farrand Farms. Rudolph the Red-nosed Reindeer will prance in for Small Business Saturday, November 26, 2016 and then again on Sunday, November 27, 2016 from 11 am - 2 pm (each day). Drop in for the fun: 5941 S. Noland Rd. KCMO 64133 (816) 353-2312. This is a wonderful opportunity to take your ...

PRAY FOR KC EVENTS

Nov. 9, 2016

PRAY FOR KC Are you concerned by the violence and injustice in our city? YOU ARE NOT ALONE. Everyday the news reports about shootings, murder, sinister acts, violence and hate. As a church we believe that God cares. He cares for you and all the people in our city. We believe in peace and healing in our Kansas City and ...

Healing and Hope for the Holidays Service

Nov. 8, 2016

Contact: Bonnie Swade, 913-681-3050, info@sass.mokan.com Kansas City, Missouri (November 2, 2016) – Suicide Awareness Survivors Support (SASS) (www.Sass-MoKan.com) will hold a Healing and Hope for the Holidays service on Saturday, November 19, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the chapel at Shawnee Mission Medical Center, 9100 W. 74th Street, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66204. This will be SASS’s ninth annual memorial ...

Photo Event Benefits Single MOM KC “Making Spirits Bright”

Nov. 7, 2016

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Contact: Kevin A. Mimms, KA Mimms Photographix Date: Saturday, November 12, 2016 Email: info@kamphotographix.com Phone: 913-396-9772 Local businesses join together to generate money for The Single Mom KC, on Saturday, November 12, 2016. Kevin A. Mimms, owner of KA Mimms Photographix, www.kamphotographix.com is joining forces with Greg Mosley Farmers Insurance to host an event celebrating families this ...

Healing and Hope for the Holidays Service

Nov. 4, 2016

Kansas City, Missouri (November 4, 2016) – Suicide Awareness Survivors Support (SASS) (www.Sass-MoKan.com) will hold a Healing and Hope for the Holidays service on Saturday, November 19, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m. in the chapel at Shawnee Mission Medical Center, 9100 W. 74th Street, Shawnee Mission, Kansas 66204. This will be SASS’s ninth annual memorial service to help families during ...

FREE CAR WASHES for Veterans

Nov. 3, 2016

Kansas City, MO: Every Wednesday in November, plus Veterans Day on the 11th, Waterway Carwash will provide FREE car washes and discounted gasoline to honor and recognize veterans and current military service personnel. The FREE washes will be given at all four Waterway locations in the greater Kansas City area, rain or shine. In order to receive a FREE Express ...

Make Magical Memories at Independence Center this Holiday Season: Santa Arrives November 4

Nov. 1, 2016

Independence Center, Kansas City, Missouri’s leading shopping mall with more than 130 stores, will embrace the spirit of the holiday season with a variety of family friendly events and opportunities to give back to others. The center will officially kick off the season with the official arrival of Santa on November 4 at 6 p.m. Additional joyful activities will continue ...

TVH Sponsors KC’s Got Talent to Raise Money for WEN

Oct. 28, 2016

TVH in the Americas (TVH), a leading provider of quality replacement parts and accessories for the material handling and industrial equipment industry, is sponsoring the 6th Annual KCs Got Talent fundraiser at Boulevard Brewing Company on November 10th. All proceeds from the event will go to the Women’s Employment Network (WEN), an organization that helps women build their careers and ...

Ansera Analytics Awarded $1.04 Million Phase II SBIR Grant by U.S. Department of Defense

Oct. 26, 2016

Olathe-based company will evaluate next generation of tools that keep military safe in hazardous threat environments OLATHE, Kan. — Ansera Analytics, LLC (Ansera), an Olathe, Kan.-based biotech company, was awarded a Phase II Small Business Innovation Research (SBIR) grant by the U.S. Department of Defense to continue research, development and validation of the next generation of the Army’s Chemical, Biological, ...

Lead Bank & The Cornerstone Companies form a unique collaboration with the City of KCMO to make it easier for small businesses to work with the City

Oct. 26, 2016

Lead Bank & The Cornerstone Companies form a unique collaboration with the City of KCMO to make it easier for small businesses to work with the City KANSAS CITY, MO (OCTOBER 2016) The City of Kansas City, Missouri, Lead Bank and The Cornerstone Companies are making it easier for small businesses to bid on city jobs and obtain financing, bonding ...

Peek-N-Boo Bash at ON Broadway Rooftop to Benefit The Grooming Project

Oct. 26, 2016

ON Broadway, a new rooftop venue located at 2101 Broadway will host a Halloween themed party on Thursday, October 27th for The Grooming Project. Doors open at 7pm, tickets are $25 each and can be purchased at http://bit.ly/Peek-N-Boo-Bash About The Grooming Project The Grooming Project is the pilot program of Empowering the Parents to Empower the Child (EPEC). EPEC is ...

Hispanic Chamber of Commerce | 39th Annual Noche de Gala

Sept. 28, 2016

The Hispanic Chamber of Commerce will host its 39th Annual Noche de Gala on Thursday, October 6th 2016 in the Grand Ballroom of the Overland Park Marriott. This Gala will benefit the operating expenses and standing programs and event hosted by the Hispanic Chamber of Greater Kansas City. The evening will start off with a Pre-Award celebration that will include ...

Allstate Foundation and Actress Kerry Washington Kickoff Domestic Violence Awareness Month with Local Kansas City Agency

Sept. 23, 2016

KANSAS CITY, Mo September 22, 2016 – The Allstate Foundation’s campaign, Purple Purse, kicks off September 28 for a month long campaign with Hope House, bringing awareness to physical, emotional and financial domestic abuse. Hope House, was chosen for the third year in a row to be part of The Allstate Foundation Purple Purse Challenge. The Challenge, an annual competition ...

Travel Guru to Fund Louisiana Flood Relief

Sept. 23, 2016

**FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE** Contact: Bill Anthony Consumer Travel Seminars (816) 288-4974 Cheap Travel Guru Raises Funds for Louisiana Flood Victims Kansas City, MO (September 23, 2016) – Consumer Travel Seminars, a Kansas City based travel information company, has stepped forward to aid the flood relief efforts of the Louisiana chapter of the American Red Cross with a major fundraising campaign. ...

Powell Gardens Seeks Volunteers to Help Carve Pumpkins for GLOW Jack-O’-Lantern Festival

Sept. 20, 2016

Contact: Karen Case, 816-697-2600 x236, kcase@powellgardens.org Calling all pumpkin enthusiasts: Powell Gardens, Kansas City's botanical garden, is looking for volunteers to help carve pumpkins for its GLOW Jack-O'-Lantern Festival, which takes place Oct. 14-15, 2016. To create a magical experience for festival goers, staff and volunteers will carve 700+ pumpkins. Carving hours are 5-9 p.m. Oct. 12 and 8 a.m.-8 ...

Missouri Supreme Court returns Foundation to Missouri Baptist Convention

Sept. 20, 2016

Sept. 20, 2016 The Missouri Baptist Foundation is coming home to the MBC. The Missouri Supreme Court has declined to hear the Foundation’s appeal of a May 24 decision by the Missouri Court of Appeals – Western District, ordering the Foundation to return governance to board members elected by the Missouri Baptist Convention. By letting the Appeals Court ruling stand, ...

Women’s Empowerment Conference Returns to Kansas City

Sept. 19, 2016

"It's Time To Heal" Women's Conference returns for a 2nd year to MCC Penn Valley Community College, Education Center. Hosted by author and magazine editor, Kira McConico. Friday, September 30th - October 1, 2016. Focused on helping women overcome past hurts from domestic violence, family abuse, broken homes and relationships. Guest speakers and workshops. www.itthkc.com/register


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