Liberty & Justice Gala


The annual Liberty & Justice Gala is the primary fundraising event is support of KCMBF programs.  It is also a celebration of the accomplishments the Foundation is making in the community.

During the Gala, the Liberty & Justice Legacy Award is given in recognition of the recipient's dedication to the principles of liberty and justice through exemplary professional, civic and community service.

Liberty & Justice Award Recipients
Senator Claire McCaskill, 2017
Hon. Cynthia L. Martin, 2016
J. Kent Emison, 2015
Mayor Sylvester "Sly" James, 2014
Hon. Gary Fenner and Hon. Peggy McGraw, 2013
Larry McMullen, 2012
Hon. J.D. Williamson, Jr., 2011
Hon. William Ray Price, Jr., 2010
Jerome T. Wolf, 2009
Hon. Scott O. Wright, 2008
James R. Wyrsch, 2007
Bobbie Lou Nailling-Files, 2006
Robert C. Welch, 2005
R. Lawrence Ward, 2004
C. Patrick McLarney, 2003


Click here to view pictures from the 15th Annual Liberty & Justice Gala on September 9, 2017.