Gratitude Bruncheon

Thank You for an Unforgettable Inaugural Gratitude Bruncheon!

Join us for the Gratitude Bruncheon in fall 2023!

Nearly 200 of the closest friends of The Children’s Place gathered on August 31, 2022, for the inaugural Gratitude Bruncheon at Hotel Kansas City. Thank you to our generous hosts Honorary Chairs Lindsey & Terry Anderson along with presenting sponsors Platform Ventures for making this event so special.

Congratulations and thank you to our inspiring 2022 honorees:

  • Legacy Award – Bob Bernstein
  • Corporate Champions of Philanthropy – Centric
  • Advocate for Hope – Ann Tinsman
  • Community Impact – Chiefs Women’s Organization
  • Young Philanthropists of the Year – Kiewit Young Professionals
  • Volunteer of the Year – Brinda Thompson
Gratitude Bruncheon

Presented by:

Platinum Ventures

Thank you to our 2022 Gratitude Bruncheon Sponsors

Presenting Sponsor

Platinum Ventures

Gratitude Sponsors

Assured Partners
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Morgan Stanley

Thankful Sponsors

Kathy & John Schirger

Mike & Allison Waters

Friends of The Children’s Place

Thank you to our Corporate Partners that support us all year long!

Gold (20,000 - 39,999)

Dairy Farmers of America
Kompass Kapital
Mariner Wealth Advisors
Platinum Ventures

Silver ( $10,000 - $19,999)

BMO Harris Bank
Bob Sight Ford Kia
BOK Financial
Hunt Family Foundation
Show-Me Presentation Resources

Bronze ( $5,000 - $9,999)

Ash Grove
Assured Partners
Block Real Estate Services
Bryan Cave Leighton Paisner
First Interstate Bank
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KJO Media

Friends of The Children's Place ( $1,000 - $4,999)

  • ARC Physical Therapy
  • Bernstein-Rein
  • Burns & McDonnell Engineering
  • Children’s Mercy Kansas City
  • Continental Disc Corporation
  • Cosentino Food Stores
  • EPR Properties
  • First Business Bank
  • G.A. Fischer Co.
  • Henderson Engineers
  • HOK
  • Kansas City Orthopedic Alliance
  • The Kincaid Group Foundation
  • Morgan Stanley
  • NorthPoint Development, LLC
  • Palmer Square Capital Management
  • PNC
  • Polsinelli PC
  • Range Realty Partners
  • Reardon Pallet Company, Inc.
  • SS&C Technologies
  • TortoiseEcofin
  • Wellner Architects, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo