Luminary community newsletter

Welcome to Luminary

Luminary is a community newsletter published tri-annually by Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care to share stories celebrating life, love, grace and generosity.

We hope in these pages you will find inspiration and comfort from our shared sense of community, and that you will feel proud of the difference you have made for local families.


Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care
Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care

Kansas City Hospice
Kansas City Hospice & Palliative Care


  • Bringing Heart & Soul to the business of resale

    By Mary Zahner Bauer, KCH Director of Donor Relations Published:  May 10, 2022 Have you ever walked into a store and immediately fell in love with every item you saw? When you feel like you have found the perfect place that fits your own unique...

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  • Kansas City Hospice House celebrates its 15 year anniversary

    By Angela Ross, Content Specialist  Published: November 23, 2021 November is National Hospice & Palliative Care Month and a time to join with other hospices, throughout the country, to educate our community about the many options available for people dealing with serious or life-limiting illness....

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  • music therapy

    Power of music to connect

    The power of music is undeniable. Whether you like dancing to the top hits or relaxing to the classics, music brings joy. It helps us relax and even helps “blow off steam” at the end of a long day. Music can invoke a range of...

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