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Tickets available for nursing student scholarship fundraiser hosted by The Research Foundation

KANSAS CITY, Mo., (Sept. 7, 2021) – Tickets to The Research Foundation’s 14th Research Royal Dinner & Auction “Night Shift: A Benefit Under the Stars” are now available for purchase. The biennial fundraiser is Saturday, November 11 at the Sheraton Overland Park Hotel. The event will raise funds for nursing student scholarships.

The evening includes a cocktail social, live music by KC Flo, dinner, and dancing. Attendees will have the opportunity to participate in several fundraising activities including a silent auction, wine pull, and 50/50 raffle. Raffle tickets are $50 each or two tickets for $75. One winner will receive 50 percent of the total raffle earnings. The other 50 percent of earnings will benefit nursing student scholarships.

Event underwriters are Research Medical Center and UMB Bank. Other major sponsors include LabCorp, J.E. Dunn Construction, and David E. Ross Construction,

Tickets to the event and 50/50 raffle tickets can be purchased at