Mayor's UN Day Dinner – 7:00 p.m. on October 23rd
The Mayor's United Nations Day Committee and the United Nations Association of Greater Kansas City cordially invites everyone to the 43rd Annual Mayor's Dinner in celebration of United Nations Day at the InterContinental Hotel on the Plaza, 401 Ward Parkway, Kansas City, Missouri. The dinner will be held on Wednesday, October 23, 2013, at 7:00 p.m. A cash bar reception will precede the dinner at 6:30 p.m.
Keynote speaker Kristin Hetle, Director of Strategic Partnerships for UN Women, will speak on "Protecting and Empowering the World's Women and Girls".
STAND UP FOR THE UNITED NATIONS IN AMERICA'S HEARTLAND
The Greater Kansas City Chapter of the United Nations Association represents members of the United Nations Association (www.unausa.org) in western Missouri and eastern Kansas. Our chapter has established tremendous programs in support of the U.N. including the Mayor’s United Nations Day Dinner (a Kansas City tradition since 1972), and the U.N. Peacekeepers Roundtable (in cooperation with the Harry S. Truman Library and Museum and the U.N. Peace Plaza). Our energetic Young Professionals Group has promoted U.N. programs relating to children, refugees and peacekeeping. Join us as we expand these initiatives and launch new activities to educate our community on the essential work of the United Nations. For more information on UNA-USA, visit www.unausa.org.