Valerie Jennings, CEO of JSMM and KC’s Most Wanted Honoree, Announces Local Luxury Auction Package to Benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City

Valerie Jennings, CEO of JSMM and KC’s Most Wanted Honoree, announced her local luxury auction package to benefit Big Brothers Big Sisters of Greater Kansas City (BBBSKC). Jennings selected a local luxury theme based on her business and personal connections in the community. She is very gracious to the local businesses that so generously contributed to her auction package. The live auction will be held Saturday, December 5, 2015, at the Madrid Theatre located downtown Kansas City, Mo. Jennings has also raised $3,500 in cash contributions to her personal fundraising page for BBBSKC.


Local Luxury Package –

Aristocrat Motors: One weekend (Thursday – Monday) with a new Mercedes convertible.

Aristocrat Motors is Kansas City’s premier luxury automobile dealership, located in Merriam, KS. Voted “Best Foreign Dealership in Kansas City 2012” by the readers of Ingram’s Magazine, Aristocrat Motors prides itself on excellence in customer service and a world-class atmosphere.

Mazzarese Jewelry: Jewelry item.

Mazzarese has a proud and long history in the Kansas City area for over 32 years. Proudly representing four generations of distinctive jewelry, Mazzarese combines a high level of personal customer service with jewelry collections of superior quality and value.

House of Denmark: $500 store gift card.

House of Denmark, is the leading retailer of Contemporary, Scandinavian and European furniture in the Midwest. Specializing in furnishings for home and office with a large in-stock program. In addition to furniture selections for every room,  House of Denmark also features area rugs, lamps and accessories.

Geno’s Clothiers: $100 store gift card.

Geno’s Clothiers offers the best selection of menswear in Kansas City. At Geno’s you will find Robert Graham, Bugatchi, Tommy Bahama, Ike Behar, Zagiri, Zelli Shoes, Allen Edmonds, Cole Haan, Donald J. Pliner and much more. You can even find cufflinks with the University of Kansas, Kansas State University, Kansas City Chiefs, and Kansas City Royals logos on them. Geno’s has been helping men in Kansas City find fine men’s clothes for over a decade, opening his first store in 1997.

Grill at Park Place: $250 restaurant gift card.

The Grille at Park Place opened in June 2015, as a collaboration between two Kansas City natives. Owner Mitch Kerns, with decades of experience in business and restaurant operations, and Executive Chef Kevin Clayton have joined forces to bring a dining experience to the area like no other. Whether eating out for a special occasion, business meeting or a night out with friends or loved ones, The Grille at Park Place will please everyone in your party.

His and Her Fitness: $165 gym membership and $180 of personal training.

His and Her Fitness aims to help one person at a time live a healthy life. It offers three different types of personal training: VIP (One-on-One), Tandem and Group. All training includes personal consultation, evaluation and emphasis on your individual goals, weight training, cardio, nutrition and measurements.

Alaskan Fur: White Sheared Rex vest valued at $1,000.

Founded in 1926, Alaskan Fur Company is one of America’s oldest and largest furriers based in Overland Park, Kan. Alaskan offers styles ranging from casual to elegant in a broad price range. It features its own Alaskan Couture and Alaskan EveryWear collections alongside designs by internationally celebrated fashion designers.

About The Auction

The Most Wanted Auction will be held on Saturday, December 5, 2015, at the Madrid Theatre, located in Kansas City, Mo. VIP tickets for this exciting charity event have already sold out and only approximately 100 general admission tickets are currently left in circulation. Get your tickets now: 

If you can’t make it to the auction, don’t worry you can still give back! Make an online donation for @BBBSKC and The Most Wanted Auction: