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Lift for Life Academy

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  • [WHAT] Lift for Life Academy Celebrating Success 6th Annual Fashion Show [WHERE] The Ritz-Carlton St. Louis [WHEN] May 1, 2016 [WHY] Annual Fundraiser and showcase for student designs. [WHO] Co-Chairs Dorte Probstein and Mary Ann Srenco [HIGHLIGHTS] With Susan Sherman as emcee, guest were treated to a tribute video to Ms. Ida Woolfolf, auctions and the fun of fashion from Lift for Life students.
  • 5/2/2016
  • Album ID: 2042971
  • Photos by Charles Barnes

Children's Miracle Network

  • 48 photos
  • [WHAT] An evening with Miss Metro St. Louis Katie Moeller [WHERE] The residence of John Brauch [WHY] Raising funds and awareness of Children's Miracle Network and supporting Katie Moeller on her journey to the Miss Missouri stage [WHO] Miss Metro St. Louis Katie Moeller, Lynne Moeller, host John Brauch, Miss Metro St. Louis director Mary Ann Owens [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktails, appetizers, dinner and music; Katie Moeller performed violin excerpts La Folia by Corelli and Gypsy Dance by Csdaras
  • 4/30/2016
  • Album ID: 2042730
  • Photos by Bill Barrett


  • 34 photos
  • [WHAT] COCAcabana [WHERE] COCA [WHY] Profits go to help increase COCA’s mission to enrich lives and build community through the arts. [WHO] Guests included: Development Officer Virginia Howell, Event Chairs, Antonio and Vanessa Cooksey, Melissa and Rob Merlin, Lynn and Brooks Parriott, Honorary Chairs, Barbara and Steve Archer [HIGHLIGHTS] This years event was themed A Grand Bazaar. Like the bazaars and markets around the world, COCA presented a cocktail reception with tastes from around the globe, exotic belly dancers, silent and live auctions, a fabulous show in their private theater and an exotic Bazaar themed dinner.
  • 4/29/2016
  • Album ID: 2042908
  • Photos by Midge Greenberg

North Side Community School

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  • [WHAT] Friends Helping Friends [WHERE] Moto Museum [WHY] The annual event, themed 'Rev Up for the North Side,' raised funds for the North Side Community School's Early Childhood Center. [WHO] Event co-chairs Beth Louis and Ross Woolsey, executive director John Grote, principal Stella Erondu, pre-K director Anne Miller, and honoree Martin Mathews [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, a wine pull and silent auction were followed by a fabulous dinner, live auction and a special tribute to Martin Mathews for his longstanding commitment to the children of north St. Louis and shared mission of North Side Community School.
  • 4/29/2016
  • Album ID: 2042672
  • Photos by Anne McLaughlin

Teen Challenge of St. Louis

  • 58 photos
  • [WHAT] 50th Anniversary Benefit Auction Gala [WHERE] Holiday Inn SW--Route 66 in Sunset Hills [WHY] Teen Challenge of St. Louis is dedicated to restoring broken lives by offering a transformative residential program to help men and women overcome addictions and return to society as productive citizens. Teen Challenge's mission is to help individuals become mentally sound, emotionally balanced, socially adjusted, physically well, and spiritually alive. [WHO] Silent auction co-chairs Janice and Mark Hainsworth, executive director C.R Kersten, executive committee chairman Bob Sander, Teen Challenge USA president Joe Batluck [HIGHLIGHTS] Silent and live auction, dinner, award presentation to founder Bill McConkey
  • 4/29/2016
  • Album ID: 2042509
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

American Heart Association

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  • [WHAT] Girls Night Goes Red [WHERE] Edward Jones Atrium [WHY] Celebrating the power of women in the fight against heart disease and stroke. [WHO] Go Red for Women Director El Rogers, Event Chair Andrea Loeffler, Committee Chair Michelle Ward, Committee Vice Chair Mary Smith [HIGHLIGHTS] A “girls night out” featuring inspiring stories of survival and hope, cocktails and heart-healthy snacks, demonstrations and information from local health vendors.
  • 4/28/2016
  • Album ID: 2042671
  • Photos by Anne McLaughlin

Foster & Adoptive Care Coalition

  • 23 photos
  • [WHAT] 10th Annual Old Bags Event [WHERE] The Ritz-Carlton [WHY] To positively impact the lives of children in the foster care system by supporting foster care programs, crisis intervention, educational services, and support groups. [WHO] Executive director Melanie Scheetz, director of community relations/attorney Maren Mellem, co- chairs Jackie Knolhoff, and Alison Shubert, committee members Michelle Wazlawek, Aimee Bergan, KSDK's Kelly Jackson, and Melody Noel [HIGHLIGHTS] The women of St. Louis enjoyed cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, and bidding on gorgeous designer handbags from Gucci, Louis Vuitton, Marc Jacobs, Prada, Tory Burch, Kate Spade and others.
  • 4/26/2016
  • Album ID: 2042906
  • Photos by Midge Greenberg


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  • [WHAT] Sunnyhill Celebrity Dinner Party [Where] The Legends Golf Club In Eureka, Missouri [WHY] To kickoff the 9th Annual Jim Hart Celebrity Golf Classic. Both events raise money to help Sunnyhill's mission of providing services for individuals with disabilities become productive citizens and achieve their individual dreams. [WHO] Fox 2 anchor Dan Gray, Sunnyhill president and CEO Vicky James, board president Sean King, former St. Louis Cardinal football players Mel Gray, Eric Williams, Herschel Turner, Dale Hackbart, Irv Goode and Pat Tilley [HIGHLIGHTS] Entertainment for the evening was provided by Theo Peoples of The Temptations and the Four Tops. Emcee for the evening was Fox 2 anchor Dan Gray.
  • 4/24/2016
  • Album ID: 2040872
  • Photos by Meredith Bush

Fox Performing Arts Charitable Foundation

  • 47 photos
  • [WHAT] 6th Annual St. Louis Teen Talent Competition [WHERE] Fabulous Fox Theatre [WHY] Final round of teen talent competition [WHO] Executive producer Mary Strauss, producers Pat Vogelsang and Terry Lynford, FPACF executive director Kathryn Ballard, director/writer Tony Parise, choreographer Yvonne Meyer Hare, judges Marie-Helene Bernard, Antonio Douthit-Boyd, Christine Brewer, Carl Nappa, Ken Page and Mike Isaacson, emcee Ben Nordstrom [HIGHLIGHTS] Performance by finalist Chasing Lights, Christina Jones, Gabrielle McNabb, Brett Kim, Joe Floww and Nikki Jones, Elyana Nicole Etuk, Cianna Vo, Rayna Campbell, Abby Zaiz, Audri, Little Fugue, Royce Martin
  • 4/23/2016
  • Album ID: 2040633
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

De La Salle

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  • [WHAT] Catch a Rising Star Gala [WHERE] Coronado Ballroom [WHY] To honor two people who have dedicated their time and energy to improving the lives of students in north St. Louis [WHO] Gala committee members Nikki and Bob Mills, Shirleas and Benjamin Washington, Susan and Kent Turner, Barb and Mike Quinn; De La Salle board chair Chuck Kretschmer, executive director Melissa Brickey. La Salle Middle School board chair Demetrius Grooms [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktails, dinner, live auction, Guiding Star awards honoring Susan Turner and Corey Quinn
  • 4/23/2016
  • Album ID: 2040601
  • Photos by Bill Barrett