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Opera Theatre of Saint Louis

  • 26 photos
  • [WHAT] Opera Theatre of Saint Louis' Annual Holiday Celebration [WHERE] The Saint Louis Club [WHY] Event proceeds benefit Opera Theatre's nationally recognized professional training programs for emerging artists [WHO] Co-chairs Spencer and Phoebe Burke, Jim and Pam Krekeler, and Opera Theatre General Director Timothy O'Leary [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktail hour with caroling, black-tie dinner, performance by Daniela Mack
  • 12/7/2014
  • Album ID: 1878157
  • Photos by Anne McLaughlin

CBC Dinner Auction

  • 40 photos
  • [what] 42nd Annual Dinner Auction, "A Winter Wonderland" [where] CBC [when] December 6, 2014 [why] To support CBC [who] Auction Chair, Peggy Castiglioni, and Co-Chair Deanna Elinor, along with Honorary Auction Chair Tom Young [highlights] An amazing evening of cocktails, dining and auctions.
  • 12/6/2014
  • Album ID: 1879651
  • Photos by Charles Barnes

The Arthritis Foundation

  • 51 photos
  • The Arthritis Foundation held its annual event, the Silver Ball on December 6, 2014 at the Four Seasons Hotel. The Arthritis Foundation's goal is through leadership in prevention to eventually control and cure the debilitating disease. Arthritis is the nation's leading cause of disability affecting individuals as well as families. This year the Silver Ball was attended by Pat McGonigle as emcee, researcher and medical honoree Dr. Linda Sandell and key speaker Meaghan Anselm.
  • 12/6/2014
  • Album ID: 1877971
  • Photos by Meredith Schuh

Friends of Wings 13th Annual Big Bear Brunch

  • 41 photos
  • [WHAT] Friends of Wings 13th Annual Big Bear Brunch [WHERE] Frontenac Hilton [WHY] Proceeds from the event benefit Wings, which provides community and home-based clinical, emotional, spiritual, social and practical support and care for children with complex issues, regardless of ability to pay [WHO] Co-chairs Ali Martin Herbst, Jennifer Cook' co-hosts Paul Cook, Abby Gray [HIGHLIGHTS] Brunch and a variety of fun activities, from cookie decorating and arts and crafts to balloon creations, dancing, face painting and a photo booth. Princesses and superheroes, made a special appearance and there also was a silent auction with themed baskets and a raffle for 12 special Build-A-Bear dolls
  • 12/6/2014
  • Album ID: 1877512
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Stray Rescue

  • 77 photos
  • [WHAT] Stray Rescue's Hope for the Holidays Gala [WHERE] The Chase Park Plaza Hotel [WHY] Proceeds benefit Stray Rescue of St. Louis to help fund medical expenses, food, board and care of unwanted and abused animals. [WHO] Brett Hull, former St. Louis Blues player, David Faustino, formerly of hit TV show, Married With Children, Randy Grim, founder of Stray Rescue St. Louis, and the star of the evening, Shep, a miracle German Shepherd that defied all odds of survival. [HIGHLIGHTS] A fun-filled evening of live music, shopping at both silent and live auctions, and a gourmet sit down dinner. Tarot Cards and palm reading were provided for extra entertainment
  • 12/5/2014
  • Album ID: 1877477
  • Photos by Midge Greenberg

Mercy Ministries

  • 31 photos
  • [WHAT] Merry Mercy Christmas Benefit [WHERE] Renaissance Grand Ballroom [WHY] Benefit for Mercy Ministries and to honor recent graduates [WHO] Founder Nancy Alcorn, emcee Bob Schreiber [HIGHLIGHTS] Silent auction, hors d'oeuvres, a fabulous dinner and a performance from singer Jonny Diaz
  • 12/4/2014
  • Album ID: 1877473
  • Photos by Anne McLaughlin

Easter Seals Midwest

  • 32 photos
  • [WHAT] The 31st Annual Festival of Trees [WHERE] DoubleTree by Hilton in Chesterfield [WHY] To raise funds for Easter Seals Midwest Autism Services [WHO] Emcee Chris Hrabe from KMOX, event chair Judy Kent, Rhonda Wehking, Kathy Hietter, Lori Putnam, Sharon Abel, Lori Graff, Maureen Gillardi and Board Chair Christopher W. Wittenauer [HIGHLIGHTS] A champagne reception with a silent and live auction followed by dinner and dancing
  • 12/3/2014
  • Album ID: 1877251
  • Photos by Sarah Gibson

Angels' Arms

  • 44 photos
  • [WHAT] An elegant dinner auction and gala with a Moroccan theme. [WHERE] The Kemp Auto Museum [WHY] To benefit the foster children living in Angels’ Arms ten homes. [WHO] Co-Chairs Al and June Hrabosky with special guest and emcee Heidi Glaus. [HIGHLIGHTS] Guests enjoyed a large silent auction, performances by belly dancers balancing swords atop their heads and a seated dinner. Fred Bird also made an appearance.
  • 11/22/2014
  • Album ID: 1873620
  • Photos by Sarah Gibson

St Louis Children's Hospital Play Date

  • 46 photos
  • [WHAT] St. Louis Children's Hospital Play Date [WHERE] Union Station [WHY] Proceeds from Play Date support mission-critical programs and services at St. Louis Children's Hospital, many of which are fully-funded by gifts from individuals and companies in the area. [WHO] Chair Annie Geile, St. Louis Children's Hospital Foundation President Lee Fetter [HIGHLIGHTS] Play Date arcade with larger-than-life amusements, interactive games and entertainment, dinner, Trike Track racing, dancing
  • 11/22/2014
  • Album ID: 1873095
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Friends of CharacterPlus

  • 32 photos
  • [WHAT] The 10th Annual Friends of Character Plus Fall Party and After-Party [WHERE] The Racquet Club East [WHY] To honor Linda McKay with the Sandy McDonnell Dedication to Character Award [WHO] Friends and family of Linda McKay as well as members of the Friends of CharacterPlus board [HIGHLIGHTS] The presentation of the award to Linda McKay followed by a wonderful speech on the importance of developing positive character traits in young people.
  • 11/21/2014
  • Album ID: 1873244
  • Photos by Sarah Gibson