We love our members, and take the whole month of September every year to show our thanks! All members are invited to take advantage of these special member-exclusive offers throughout the month.
In addition to these special events, stop by all month long to get KCMBA-branded swag!
All events held at KCMBA Headquarters unless otherwise stated.
Take a look below for our events held in 2019. Be on the lookout for 2020 Member Appreciation events in September!
FREE Professional Headshots | September 4, 5, 6 — By appointment only (limited availability)
Headshots provided by Jason Dailey Photo
Freshen up your website or social media profile with a FREE professional headshot.
FREE Logo Design | September 6 & 13 — By appointment only (limited availability)
Sign up for your one-hour consultation with Amanda Farris, KCMBA's manager of brand and publications to refresh an existing firm logo or create one from scratch.
FREE CLE Programs
How to be a Good Board Member| Speaker - Nathan A. Orr, Spencer Fane LLP | September 11 | 4:00-4:50pm
This program will give attorneys the tools to be a good board member of a 501(c)3 or 501(c)6 organization. It will cover how nonprofits function and the fiduciary duties required of board members, including duty of care, ensuring prudent use of all assets; duty of loyalty, ensuring the nonprofit’s activities and transactions are first and foremost and recognizing and disclosing conflicts of interest; and duty of obedience, ensuring the nonprofit obeys laws and regulations, follows its bylaws and adheres to its mission. (MO - 1.0 / KS - Pending)
The Basics of Municipal Warrants, Family, Landlord/Tenant, and Bankruptcy Law - Developed with KCMBF | September 26 | 1:00-4:30pm
Each of the sessions will provide the basics of handling each type of case. Attendees may attend individual or all sessions. Seating is limited - Preregistration is required. (MO - 4.0 / KS - Pending)
FREE Document Shredding | September 20 | 1:00-4:00pm
Document shredding services provided by Underground Vaults & Storage
Bring your old files to be securely shredded, for FREE! Bring up to 5 boxes or bags of materials per KCMBA member to be shredded to the KCMBA Event Center.
FREE Walk-In Chair Massages| September 17 | 9:00am-4:30pm
Walk-in chair massages provided by Heather Pullium, L.M.T. of Comfort Massage L.L.C.
Feeling a little stressed? Stop by KCMBA for free five-minute chair massages.
Maximizing Your KCMBA Membership | September 10 | 4:00-6:00pm (networking reception following)
Whether you’re new to KCMBA or a long-standing member, learn how to put your KCMBA membership to work for you! Find out how to leverage the full benefits of membership to do your job better and increase the return on your membership investment. Join us for a reception following the presentation to network with colleagues and meet our Affinity Partners to learn how their expertise can benefit your law practice.
FREE Member Social | September 19 | 5:00-7:00pm | JJ's
Sponsored by Bartimus Frickleton Robertson Rader P.C.
All KCMBA members are welcome to join us at JJ's on the Plaza for free food and drinks while networking with other lawyers, judges, and legal professionals.
KCMBA Lawyer Well-Being Committee Blood Drive | September 24 | 8:30am-12:00pm
Give back to the Greater Kansas City community by donating blood to the American Red Cross.
Social Media Contests & Giveaways
Check us out all month long on social media! Comment, like or share to be entered to win FREE KCMBA merchandise.