‘Tis the season of many events benefitting Komen Kansas City!

Every year organizations similar to those listed below dedicate their time and resources to produce successful events benefiting Komen Kansas City. We would like to recognize those who have hosted an event for our Affiliate or who have an event coming up. Thank you! Your efforts help us further our mission in the Greater Kansas City community.

Interested in hosting an event? Contact Tiffani Kintchen
Email: tkintchen@komenkansascity.org
Phone:
816.842.0410.

Upcoming Komen Kansas City Events 

  • September 4th (5P – 7P) Toast to Pink Happy Hour, Valencia Place on the Plaza, KCMO – The business networking event of the Fall featuring cocktails, hors d’eouvres, fashion show, prizes, raffle items and more!  Advance Tickets $25 – register by visiting http://bit.ly/Toast2Pink2014 
  • September 28th (7A) Go Girl Run Kansas City, Prairie Fire at  Lionsgate, OPKS – the Midwest’s premiere, all-women’s half marathon and 5K run series features finisher medals, New Balance tech shirts, etched wine glasses, a party atmosphere, custom gear and much, much more!  For more information visit www.gogirlrun.com. By using the following codes when registering Komen Kansas City will receive a portion of the registration fees KOMENKC5K or KOMENKCHALF.

Events Benefiting Komen Kansas City

  • September 12th (7P – 10P) Eye of the Survivor, The Promise, KCMO – this unique event will feature an “experience auction” where ambassadors will share their one of kind “experience” packages for guest to bid on.  The event will include appetizers, cocktails and raffle giveaways. (2-3 Volunteers Needed to staff a Komen Kansas City booth and mingle with guest)
  • September 16th (11A – 2P) Tie One On! OPKS – Naomi’s Hallmark 5th Annual “Ladies Outing” event will donate 100% of the proceeds from the sale of notes to self “I am strong” socks in support of Komen Kansas City.  In addition, the first 75 attendees will receive a FREE scarf. The event will highlight Laura Schmidt founder of notes to self, free samples and coupons from participating vendors, exclusive Vera Bradley offers, door prizes, event only discounts, modeling of Naomi’s Hallmark fall/winter fashions and accessories, food sampling, and more! For additional information, call Naomi’s Hallmark at 913.469.1315.
  • September 18th (6P – 9P) Tie One On! SMKS – Naomi’s Hallmark 5th Annual “Ladies Outing” event will donate 100% of the proceeds from the sale of notes to self “I am strong” socks in support of Komen Kansas City.  In addition, the first 75 attendees will receive a FREE scarf.  The event will highlight Laura Schmidt founder of notes to self, free samples and coupons from participating vendors, exclusive Vera Bradley offers, door prizes, preview of fall Spartina 449 collection, event only discounts, modeling of Naomi’s Hallmark fall/winter fashions and accessories, food sampling, and more!  For additional information, call Naomi’s Hallmark at 913.469.1315.
  • September 25th (8A Shotgun Start) 4th Annual Breast Cancer Research Charity Golf Tournament, Deer Creek Golf Club – The Chris-Leef Agency has been touched by the reality of breast cancer. With the majority of our personnel being women, we wanted to join in the fight against this deadly disease. Everyone has at one time or another been affected by breast cancer. We all have moms, sisters, daughters, aunts or nieces that may be faced with this struggle. Together we can help fund critical breast cancer research, as well as local education, screening and treatment programs that impact people in our community. We are asking you to partnership with us in this endeavor. For more information visit www.chris-leef.com
  • October 2014 (Ongoing) Candy for a Cause – During the month of October, Russell Stover Candies Store will highlight candies in 38 stores nationwide for breast cancer awareness month. 10% of sales from these candies will be donated to Komen Kansas City.  
  • October 2014 (Ongoing) O’Neil Honda Operation Pink – During the month of October O’Neil Honda will support breast cancer awareness by turning their showroom, sales floor, and building pink. Pink Komen bracelets will be sold for $1 and $1 will be donated back to Komen Kansas City for each oil change. (Click here to learn more about our Komen Pink Army launch event at O’Neil Honda on Wednesday, October 29th).
  • October 2nd (5:30P – 9P) 2nd Annual Save the Tatas Tailgate Party, OPKS. RSVP MedSpa is having its second annual “Save the Tatas,” with food, prizes, demonstrations, live auction, and live entertainment from Chrome, a band and partner with Susan G. Komen that is traveling the country to help raise awareness of breast cancer research and breast cancer survivors. Portion of the proceeds will benefit Komen Kansas City. So save the date and come out to RSVP MedSpa and help us raise more money this year for Komen Kansas City and breast cancer research so we can find a cure!
  • October 5th (10:30A) Throw for the Cure, Sidestreets Bar – The 2nd Annual Throw for a Cure dart tournament will feature a silent auction as well as a 50/50 Raffle. Join them for a tailgate party/cookout on the back patio to help raise funds. The first dart tournament will start at 10:30A. 50% of the proceeds will benefit Komen Kansas City.
  • October 5th (1P – 3P) 3rd Annual Hats n’ Tea for Susan G. Komen, Central Missouri State University, Warrensburg, MO – It’s tea time! This year Hats n’ Tea has partnered with the UCM Volleyball team to raise awareness! The event will feature a speaker, local band performance, silent auction, tea tasting, and voting of your favorite bra. Don’t forget to wear your craziest hat for the hat contest. All proceeds will benefit Komen Kansas City.
  • October 23rd & October 25th Pink in the Park: Girls Night (or Day) Out, Park Place in Leawood – Park Place goes PINK in celebration of breast cancer awareness month. Two days benefitting Komen KC – you choose the day that works best for you: Thursday, Oct 23 (5:30P) or Sat, Oct, 25 (2P). Advance Tickets: $50 Tickets include: Painting at Pinot’s Palette, Complimentary small plates at RA Sushi or Carma, $5 Park Place Gift Card to kick off your shopping or enjoy a first drink on us, with store and restaurant special offers available exclusively to attendees. CLICK HERE to register.
  • October 5th (10:30A) Throw for the Cure, Sidestreets Bar – The 2nd Annual Throw for a Cure dart tournament will feature a silent auction as well as a 50/50 Raffle. Join them for a tailgate party/cookout on the back patio to help raise funds. The first dart tournament will start at 10:30A. 50% of the proceeds will benefit Komen Kansas City.

Komen National Events

Elevate the Rally Tally! Love sinking the winning putt … putting away the overhead … heading to the clubhouse for the victory celebration … celebrating the game-winning save … saving lives?? Of course you do! Which is why we are happy to embrace you in Rally for the Cure® — a unique opportunity created by Susan G. Komen that allows you to enjoy fabulous outings while empowering the breast cancer movement through awareness, education and fundraising. Put another way, Rally for the Cure unites your passion for golf, tennis, and other activities with your passion for helping to create a world without breast cancer.

Special Thanks to our 2014 Partners!

Where do the funds go? 75% of net proceeds generated by the Komen Kansas City Affiliate stay in our 17-county service area covering northwest Missouri and northeast Kansas, while the remaining 25% supports theSusan G. Komen National Grants Program.