Join Us: 6th Annual Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby Gala
Jennifer and Doug Crable are the honorary chairs of this year’s Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby Gala. Jen and Doug’s 4-year-old daughter Avery May has Down syndrome. See their interview with Jiao Jiao Shen, 41 Action News
Please don your best hat and Derby attire for one of Kansas City’s most unique and festive fundraisers – the 6th Annual Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby Gala.
This year’s event is Saturday, May 4 from 2:30 to 6 p.m. at the Carriage Club in Kansas City and features a fashion contest with prizes for best hat, best dressed and best dressed couple, as well as betting, a live and silent auction, drinks and appetizers.
Proceeds benefit The Mission Project, First Downs for Down Syndrome and the many young adults here in our metropolitan area affected by developmental disabilities like Down syndrome and autism. Learn more and purchase your tickets today!
Live and Silent Auction Items:
Only at the 6th Annual Run for the Roses Kentucky Derby Gala!
The name of this 6" x 9" Doug Osa etching is "Union & Hickory", and it is from Kansas City's west bottoms. Valued at $250
Doug Osa is a Kansas native and lifelong resident of Kansas City. A full time artist, Osa’s paintings and etchings are included in private, corporate and institutional collections nationwide. Doug and Ruthie Osa currently live in Olathe.
Ruthie Osa, of Osa Graphics and Illustration, created this original, Running of the Roses print especially for this year's Mission Projects Derby logo. It will be available at the Auction.
Proceeds benefit The Mission Project, First Downs for Down Syndrome and young adults here in our metropolitan area affected by developmental disabilities like Down syndrome and autism.