Hooray for Holidays is in full swing at Mission Farms! Variety The Children’s Charity of Kansas City is honored to have 16 local artists display their art with all the proceeds from the on-line bidding going to area Variety kids. If you want to own a one-of-a-kind piece, make sure to place your bid before 5 p.m. on December 7th. It is as easy as clicking right here!

The amazing artwork includes Wes Benson’sCandy Number 3, Samantha Buller’s Time to Celebrate, Pam Peffer’s Abundance, Noelle Stoffel’s Joyful and Triumphant, Cynthia Hudson’s Celebrate, Nancy McCarthy’sChristmas Poinsettia, Teresa Dirks’s The New Year to Come 2013, Claudia True’s Memories, Jennifer Rivera’s Peace Within, Suze Ford’sColor The World, Trudi Burns’s Plaza Lights, Sue Adams’s Christmas Snow in Hackfall Woods, Steve Rimmer’s Universal Sigh, Julia Shapiro’sHoliday Bottles, Majo’s Cheers to Life and The Holidays, and Rebecca Pashia’s Generations. To see all the paintings in person, make sure to stop by Mission Farms at Indian Creek Parkway and Mission Road in Leawood, Kansas.


Variety Events – Hooray for the Holidays!


It is beginning to feel like the most wonderful time of year! Variety the Children’s Charity of Kansas City is kicking off the holiday season with our 2nd annual Hooray for Holidays event at Mission Farms on November 15th at 6 p.m.  The event will include a performance from the Shawnee Mission East Drum Line, the Heartland Ringers and Vocalocity, a presentation of gifts to local special needs kids, an official tree lighting by Santa Clause, and an auction of contributed artwork from 17 area artists with all proceeds going back to Variety of Kansas City.

The auction for original artwork will be hosted on-line at www.mission-farms.com. However, make sure to visit the different storefronts to see all the art in person. Contribution artists include: Wes Benson, Samantha Buller, Jennifer Rivera, Teresa Dirks, Cynthia Hudson, Trudi Burns, Steve Rimmer, Rebecca Pashia, Pam Peffer, Majo, Claudia True, Sue Adams, Noelle Stoffel, Nancy McCarthy, Suze Ford, and Julia Shapiro. If you aren’t able to make it out on November 15th, the auction will last until December 7th.

Variety would also like to give a huge shout-out to Drew Six! Thanks again for performing your amazing song for us at Haus in Martini Corner. Everyone had a wonderful time, and there was a great turnout of all our friends!