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Annual Luncheon - Will Work for Change

Friday, December 2, 2016
11:15am - 1:00pm
Sheraton Kansas City Hotel at Crown Center
2345 McGee Street, Kansas City, MO 64108

Parking is available in the garage adjacent to the hotel. The gates to the garage will be up following the luncheon for your convenience. 

Please join Women's Foundation for our Annual Luncheon  - Will Work for Change featuring Dr. Madeleine Albright, America's 1st Woman Secretary of State, and Ann Compton, Legendary ABC News' White House Correspondent.

As two of America's most distinguished leaders in their fields, Dr. Albright and Ms. Compton will engage, inspire and empower us to work for change. 

Luncheon Itinerary 

10:00-11:00 AM - Welcome Reception on the Terrace (sponsored by Enterprise Bank)

11:00 AM - Doors open to the Ballroom

11:30 AM - Program begins promptly

1:00 PM - Luncheon concludes

For more information, contact Alison Patterson at

Tickets for the Will Work For Change Annual Luncheon are sold out. If you would like to make a contribution in support of our work to empower women of all ages, please fill out the form below.

Women's Foundation would like to thank the generous sponsors of this year's luncheon:

$50,000 Luncheon Presenting Sponsor
Carter Community Memorial Trust, UMB Bank, n.a., Trustee

$25,000 Sponsors
Mark E. Curry Family Foundation
Marny & John Sherman (Girls Leadership Sponsors)

 Presenting Breakfast Sponsor

Presenting Breakfast Sponsor

$10,000 Sponsors
Enterprise Bank (Coffee Bar and Reception Sponsor)

$5,000 Sponsors
American Century
BioNovus Innovations
Kathy and Mike Dodd
Ecco Select
Euronet Worldwide, Inc
Colleen and Joe Euteneuer
Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation
Karen and Mike Herman
Lockton Companies
Linda Jordan and Mike Shteamer
Muriel McBrien Kauffman Foundation
Lisa and Tom Murray
Gayle Packer and Sheila Seck
Shook, Hardy & Bacon
State Street
Mrs. Virginia Stowers

$5,000 Table Hosts
Commerce Bank
Seigfreid Bingham
Global Prairie
Sandra Schermerhorn
Nicole Wosje

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