2019 Inductees slide show


Nominations for the Starr Women’s Hall of Fame 2021 induction class are open until July 31, 2020.

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Photo Galleries

View photo galleries of past Starr Women's Hall of Fame inductions, luncheons and other events.

Event Photos

Hall of Fame Members

Women who have made the Kansas City commmunity a better place through impressive lifetime accomplishments.

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Martha Jane Phillips Starr (1906-2011)

Our Story

The Starr Women's Hall of Fame is dedicated to recognizing extraordinary Kansas City women and preserving the history of their accomplishments. These women are social reformers, volunteers, philanthropists, civic leaders, activists and educators. They are movers and shakers whose tireless commitment to community has made Kansas City a better place to live. The Hall of Fame is a repository for their legacies. By sharing their stories, the Hall of Fame encourages and inspires women everywhere.

Supporting Organizations


Zonta Club of Kansas City

Greater KC Chamber of Commerce:
Executive Women's Leadership Council