Valerie Jennings, CEO of JSMM and VBM, Joins ThisIsKC Most Wanted Honorees in Raising $357,000 for Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City
Photo Source: Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City
This year’s KC Magazine Most Wanted Auction was a night to remember. Through ticket sales, private donations and auction bids, the auction raised a record-breaking $357,000 to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City shattering the $200,000 goal.
Valerie Jennings, CEO of JSMM and VBM, participated in this year’s auction as one of ThisIsKC’s Most Wanted honorees, joining other leaders in the Kansas City community. Jennings created her own Local Luxury Package to be bid on at the auction and secured personal donations from family, friends and clients.
Jennings at the Most Wanted Auction on December 5, 2015. Photo Source: Kansas City Magazine
Before each of the honorees presented their auction packages for the attendees, KC Magazine played short videos to introduce each honoree. Here is the intro video that played before Jennings presented:
Jennings said, “I’m so honored to have been a part of this great event. It was a pleasure to work with some of the biggest leaders in the Kansas City area to raise money for a deserving charity. Thank you to all of my friends and family who have supported my involvement these past few months.”
Check out some more photos from the event below. For all the pictures from this year’s Most Wanted Auction, check out Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City’s Facebook page.
Pictures provided by Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City and KC Magazine