We are thrilled to share that The Gathering 2021 is going to happen in-person this year!! 

Here is some basic information about The Gathering this year:

WHO: Our Fairmount Family
WHAT: Annual Gathering Fundraiser and Banquet
WHEN: Friday, September 24, 2021 at 5:45pm
WHERE: Cowtown Visitor Center, 1865 Museum Blvd., Wichita.
WHY: To celebrate God's blessings to our ministry and to raise awareness and support for our outreach efforts


As this event is a fundraiser for our organization, we are looking for sponsors to help offset the cost of hosting the event! There are multiple sponsorship levels available. Click the button below to learn more about Sponsorship Levels. If you are interested in becoming a sponsor, please contact Karen Thurnau at or Vicki Lessman at


We're looking for donations of baskets for our silent auction! Any gift, large or small, would be greatly appreciated! Get creative! To learn more, read our Silent Auction Letter by clicking the button below. If you would like to donate to our silent auction, contact Jo Ann Hoggatt at

Can't attend The 2021 Gathering? You can still help us make an eternal impact by supporting our mission and outreach efforts to the Wichita State and Fairmount Communities. 

Pictures below are from The Gathering 2019