Douglas County, Kansas

2nd Annual Winds Across the Prairie benefit concert set for September 9th

March 28, 2022

Douglas County CASA is honored to partner with the University of Kansas Wind Ensemble and Presenting Sponsor Edmonds Duncan Registered Investment Advisors for our 2nd annual Winds Across the Prairie benefit concert. The event will be held on Friday, September 9th, 2022.

This year's evening of gorgeous music, gourmet food & natural beauty will be held on a private property in rural Douglas County and will include exclusive farm to table picnic baskets created by Evan Williams Catering. The 60-member University of Kansas Wind Ensemble, conducted by director of bands Paul W. Popiel, will perform a selection of American orchestral favorites. Guests can support CASA’s child advocacy work while they relax, listen & enjoy the golden hour overlooking Clinton Lake on a beautiful fall evening.

Tickets will be released for sale to the general public at 10:00am CDT on June 10, 2022.

Many thanks to our generous event sponsors.

Hero Sponsors: Lynn Piller & Helen Seymour

Guardian Sponsors: CEK Insurance/Auto Owners Insurance & Mar Lan Construction

Advocate Sponsors: Bartlett & West, Josh and Amanda Davis, Steve and Chris Edmonds, Matt and Becky Foerschler, Sabatini Architects, & Jeff and Mary Weinberg/Jedel Family Foundation

Mentor Sponsors: The Dentists in Lawrence, Tom and Marilyn Dobski, Kent and Diane Fry, Hamm Companies, Rick and Deb Hird, INTRUST Bank, Juniper Hill Farms, Kindred CPA, LLC, Kurt Goeser State Farm Agency, Scotch Fabric Care Services, SSC CPAs + Advisors, Stephens Real Estate, Superior Electric Co, Inc., Turformance Lawn Services & Chuck and Karen Warner

2022 Steering Committee: David and Julie Dunlap, Jason and Machaela Edmonds, Steve and Chris Edmonds, Mark and Jill LaPoint, Scott and Nancy Thellman & Chuck and Karen Warner

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