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FX Luncheon Save the Date

May 3 @ 11:30 am 1:00 pm

$25 – $35

Save the date! More details to come. Members and nonmembers welcome.

Date: Friday, May 3
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Questions? Contact [email protected].

Thank you to our partners:

FX March Luncheon

March 29 @ 11:30 am 1:00 pm

$25 – $35

Dive into an empowering luncheon where the Kansas City Area Development Council will delve into groundbreaking strategies and spotlight the Kansas City region’s evolution as a business and lifestyle hub through the transformative KC Heartland campaign. Discover how your unique talents can fuel the innovative strategies driving KC’s growth and global recognition.

Date: Friday, March 29
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Aspiria NOW, 6550 Sprint Pkwy., Suite 200, Overland Park, KS 66211
Parking Info: Look for road-level directional signage and the covered parking garage “I”, located directly across from the Aspiria NOW building.

Agenda Highlights:
– Welcome and Networking
– Keynote Presentation
– Q&A Session Seating is limited!

Register through Eventbrite to reserve your seat today (link below)! We are unable to accommodate ticket sales at the door.

Uncover the potential of your distinctive talents as catalysts for the innovative strategies propelling Kansas City’s advancement and global acclaim. Dive deep into the pioneering initiatives of KCADC (Kansas City Area Development Council) to glean insights into their recent groundbreaking approaches.

Join us for a program of knowledge, networking, and nonprofit connections. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Your ticket includes a mouthwatering box lunch, including sides and a drink catered by Chef Kansas City.
  • Free garage parking.
  • Members and nonmembers are welcome.

Questions? Contact [email protected].

Thank you to our partners:

Aspiria NOW

6550 Sprint Parkway, Ste 200
Overland Park, Kansas 66211 United States
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FX February Luncheon

February 23 @ 11:30 am 1:00 pm

$25 – $35

Whether you’re a seasoned nonprofit marketer or a newcomer eager to explore philanthropy, this presentation will provide valuable insights into the nonprofit sector, with a focus on collaboration within the dynamic marketing and advertising community of Kansas City. Attendees will gain an understanding of their pivotal role in community development and social impact. A key highlight of the presentation will be an in-depth look at Uncover KC and its commendable efforts to create positive change through civic engagement services and innovative programs that foster connection and inspire meaningful action designed for those with a flair for marketing and advertising, demonstrating how individuals can leverage their skills to make a lasting difference in the community.

Date: Friday, February 23
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Kansas City Public Library – Plaza Branch, Large Meeting Room, 4801 Main Street, Kansas City, MO 64112

Agenda Highlights:
– Welcome and Networking
– Keynote Presentation
– Q&A Session

Register through Eventbrite to reserve your seat today (link below)! Seating is limited and we are unable to accommodate ticket sales at the door.

Learn about exciting volunteer opportunities specifically in the realms of marketing and advertising, emphasizing how individuals can leverage their skills to make a meaningful impact. The Freelance Exchange of Kansas City is committed to providing valuable educational resources on topics that are important to the freelance community.

Join us for a program of knowledge, networking, and nonprofit connections. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Your ticket includes a mouthwatering box lunch, including sides and a drink catered by Chef Kansas City.
  • Free garage parking.
  • Members and nonmembers are welcome.

Questions? Contact [email protected].

Thank you to our partners:

Kansas City Public Library – Plaza Branch

4801 Main Street, Large Meeting Room
Kansas City, Missouri 64112
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FX January Luncheon

January 26 @ 11:30 am 1:00 pm

$25 – $35

Step into a world of possibilities at The Freelance Exchange’s January Luncheon, where we’ll hear from Dr. Shawn Foley about “Clear Ways to Transform Your Organization: Strategic Pathways for Lasting Success.” This luncheon is designed for freelancers seeking to enhance technology and process-driven innovations in 2024. Join us as we explore clear and actionable ways to lead transformation, illustrating insights that can reshape the trajectory of your project or service.

Date: Friday, January 26th
Time: 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Location: Aspiria NOW, 6550 Sprint Pkwy., Suite 200, Overland Park, KS 66211

Agenda Highlights:
– Welcome and Networking
– Keynote Presentation
– Q&A Session

Register through Eventbrite to secure your spot today! Link below.

Dr. Shawn Foley is the chief executive officer of Foleyworks, LLC where he offers education, organization development, and project management services to clients worldwide.

This luncheon is a unique opportunity for freelancers to gather, share experiences, network, and gain invaluable strategies to carve a lasting impact in today’s dynamic professional landscape. Don’t miss this chance to navigate your freelance journey with clarity and purpose.

Come join us for a program of learning, networking, and empowerment. We look forward to seeing you there!

  • Your ticket includes a delicious lunch, complete with sides and a drink provided by Chef Kansas City.
  • Free garage parking on-site with a short walk into the building.
  • Members and nonmembers are welcome.

Questions? Contact [email protected].

Thank you to our partner:

Aspiria NOW

6550 Sprint Pkwy., Suite 200
Overland Park, Kansas 66211
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FX October Luncheon

October 27, 2023 @ 11:30 am 1:00 pm

$25 – $35

Join us for an informative and engaging luncheon presentation tailored exclusively to support your freelance journey. As freelancers, you understand the unique challenges and opportunities that come with the territory, and we’re here to help you navigate the complex world of taxes and legalities.

11:30 a.m. – 12 p.m.: Networking

12 – 1 p.m.: Lunch and Presentation

Cost: Members $25; Non-members $35

  • Your ticket includes a mouthwatering lunch consisting of a full fajita bar provided by Barrio.
  • Free lot parking on-site.
  • Members and nonmembers are welcome.
  • No ticket sales will be accepted at the door due to pre-arranged catering.

Register through Eventbrite (button below) by EOD October 26th.

Don’t miss this chance to equip yourself with the knowledge and tools necessary to thrive as a freelancer in an ever-evolving landscape. Whether you’re just starting or have been freelancing for years, this luncheon presentation promises to be an invaluable experience.

Questions? Contact [email protected].

Mid-Continent Public Library – Red Bridge Branch (Community Room)

453 E Red Bridge Road
Kansas City, Missouri 64131 United States
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https://www.mymcpl.org/locations/red-bridge