2016 CHAIR-ITY Auction

Each year INC hosts an annual fundraiser - Chair-ity - an online auction offering one-of-a-kind artist designed and themed chairs as well as two great hotel packages. Money raised from Chair-ity is used to help INC further their cause - making Ivanhoe a clean, beautiful, safe, and thriving neighborhood.

“Themed” chairs include:
• KC Local – Filled with items from great local businesses.
• Go Chiefs! – Includes tickets to an upcoming game, tailgate grill, tailgate meat and a logo’d chair.
• Love our Boys in Blue! – Includes tickets to 2 games in 2017, tailgate grill, tailgate meat and a logo’d chair.
• Hey Baby! – Includes an Ikea high chair, handmade BiBs and burp clothes from MeWe Designs and other goods for babies and moms.
• Movie Lovers – Filled with items for all movie lovers, including tickets, movie posters and a gift card.
• BeYOUtiful – Filled with great items to keep you beautiful, both inside and out!

The 2016 online auction begins on November 15th and runs through November 29th. Anyone can bid on the chairs during the auction period. Login as of November 14th to review all chairs and start your bidding:

The off-line community can also participate in a drawing for a special “Friends of Ivanhoe” chair, an artist-designed chair that also includes various gift cards and cash. Tickets for the Friends of Ivanhoe drawing can be purchased for $5 each at the INC office, 3700 Woodland.

Everyone is invited to our “2016 Chair-ity Kickoff Party” on Tuesday, November 15th from 5p-7p at the former Kansas City Club, 918 Baltimore Avenue. Join us for light food and beverage, meet the Ivanhoe staff and get registered to bid on your favorite chair! If you plan on attending, RSVP to

To become a sponsor, donate, or for more information about the Chair-ity auction, contact either Yolanda Young or Carolyn Anderson or call 816-921-6611.