photo credit: Picwood

Thank you to all of our sponsors, supporters, and in-kind donors for attending our 8th annual event, The Derby Party! All funds raised at the 8th Annual Derby Party directly support the museum’s educational and public programs that build awareness of the City’s rich history and culture.

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Bob & Barbara Bloch
Honorary Chairs

photo credit: Brian Bloch

Rosana Privitera Biondo
Board of Directors, Kansas City Museum Foundation
Chair, The Derby Party Committee 2023

photo credit: Jim Barcus

Host Commitee:
Elizabeth Bennett
Jeremy Bennett
Alex Bergman
Sarah Carlew
Amy Embry
Donna Foulk
Susan Garrett
Carissa E. Healy
Melissa Kazmi
Lisa Louise
Jenny Mendez

Tom Mentzer
Savannah Northcraft
Tom Paolini
Emily Perkins
Jaclyn Steiner
Darcy Stewart
Jamie Stuntz

Presenting Sponsors
Loula Long’s Revelation Horse:

The M.R. & Evelyn Hudson Foundation 

Justify Sponsors:

& the Tutera Family

Triple Crown Sponsors:
Patt & Cheryl Stansberry
Casey J. & Jaclyn D. Steiner
Tina Tutera Flaherty

Jeweled Juleps Sponsors:


Katrina & Tom Henke Charitable Fund

Kevin & Janet Pistilli

Horse Lovers Sponsors:
The Builders’ Association
Allen Dillingham
Benny Lee
Amy & David Embry
Tom & Loretta Mentzer
Paolini Garment Company
Benton Lloyd & Chung LLC
Legislator Manuel Abarca IV – Jackson County First District
Kristin & John Goodwin
Integrity IT Solutions

Cocktail & NA Cocktail Sponsors:

Museum Partner:

Time Machine Partner:

Official Hotel Partner:

Thank You to Our Media + Radio Sponsors:

sponsors and supporters as of 05.04.23