Mid-America Chapter


Black Tie Ball

The 27th Annual Ball

  Savor the moment 

Save the date for

Saturday, April 25th, 2015

6:00 p.m.

The Marriott Downtown Muehlebach Tower

Imperial Ballroom

200 W. 12th Street, Kansas City, MO 64105


Ball Chaircouple, Jim and Kathy Polsinelli

The Auction Committee is putting together some amazing packages for the Ball which include:

  • Royals Package- 4 crown seats, Certificate for batting practice and an autographed Eric Hosmer bat.
  • Your choice of a 6-15 day cruise on Azamara Cruise Line.  66 countries to choose from with 226 ports in Northern and Western Europe, the Mediterranean, Asia, the West Indies, South America and Antartica. This is the cruise of a lifetime.
  • Taylor Swift package- 4 Founders Club tickets plus parking pass to see Taylor on August 2nd.
  • South Walton Inlet Beach getaway- This private beach home accomodates 18 with 4 bedrooms and is 10 miles from Panama City.
  • Intimate Evening for eight with handcrafted cocktails and fine dining at Manifesto and The Reiger Hotel Grill & Exchange, package also includes a years worth of chocolate from Cocoa Dulce

  • Five night Grand Cayman Getaway for four.
  • Four All-Inclusive Victory Suite Tickets for the May 3rd Sporting KC game. This package includes a parking pass, pre-match stadium tour, halftime Q&A with a non-dressing player, food and drink in the suite, and four invitations to team practice on May 2nd.

    The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society would like to thank the following sponsors:

    Presenting Sponsor:

    BMO presenting 2013

    Silent Auction Sponsor:


    Cocktail Sponsor:

     Golden Ticket Sponsor:




    Entertainment Sponsor:

    Cerner new

    Hospitality Sponsor:

    Mizzou Friends of LLS

    Mission Moment Sponsor:

    Hunt Family

    Live Auction Sponsor:


    Fighting for a Cure:

    Larry and Kim Kittoe

    The Austin Family Trust

    Supporting the Cause:

    Ernst and Young

    Helping the Battle:

    American Century Investments
    Austin Hardware

    Bank of the West

    Blue Cross Blue Shield

    Burns and McDonnell
    Dairy Farmers of America
    Dave & Geri Frantze

    Fike Corporation
    H&R Block

    JE Dunn Construction

    Lockton Companies, LLC
    Mark & Denise Dudenhoeffer 

    Massman Construction
    Murphy-Hoffman Company

    Jeffrey A Nelson, CFP, ChFC- Sagemark Consulting
    Stinson Leonard Street
    US Bank

    UMB Financial Corporation

    Specials Thanks to Excel Linen Supply, FleishmanHillard,

    Cocoa Dolce,  JJ's Restaurant and Liberty Fruit

    last updated on Thursday, March 05, 2015