Urban Rendezvous Dinner
The Urban Rendezvous Dinner is our largest fundraising event of the year. All funds raised benefit the Urban Ranger Corps and the young men we serve. Last year we raised over $82,000. Our goal this year is to raise $110,000!
The 2016 Urban Rendezvous Dinner will be held October 21 at the College Basketball Experience (1401 Grand). The reception begins at 5:30 pm with dinner at 7:00 pm. There will be both live and silent auctions. Dress is business attire.
Honorary Chairs: Chris and Julie Thompson
Auctioneers: Nigro Brothers
During the dinner we will present the following awards:
2016 PILLAR OF HOPE AWARD
Mr. Bob Kendrick, President, Negro Leagues Baseball Museum
For his care and concern for the youth of our community and for preserving the legacy of Negro League baseball.
THE 2016 FR. JOHN WANDLESS “THANK YOU” AWARD
Rev. Bob Hill, Pastor Emeritus, Community Christian Church
For his dedication and commitment to the Kansas City community, not only through his leadership at Community Christian Church, but also his peace and justice activities over the years throughout the entire metropolitan area.
Mr. Lloyd Cooper III
For his commitment and dedication to the Urban Ranger Corps and the young men we serve. His involvement since 2005 helped to make the organization what it is today.
2016 COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
Mr. Sidney Willens, Attorney-at-law
For his commitment and dedication to foster peace and justice in the Kansas City community.
2015 URC Dinner Photos