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Kids In The Middle

  • 28 photos
  • [What] Kids In The Middle, Golfing For Kids [Where] The Country Club of St Albans [Why] The agency opened its doors in 1977, providing group counseling for children whose parents were separated, divorced or remarried. Since that time,services have expanded to serving the whole family, including parents. KITM has an unparalleled base of knowledge and relevant experience offering the most comprehensive, expert counseling in the field. In addition to the counseling services provided at the St. Louis County office, KITM helps children and families in schools through their School Outreach Counseling program [Who] Chair Andy Belval, President Dr Randi Mozenter, CEO Meredith Friedman [Highlights] Golf, cocktails, buffet dinner and auction
  • 6/29/2015
  • Album ID: 1951350
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Epworth Children & Family Services

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  • {What] Epworth Children & Family Services, Pillar Of Strength {Where] Ritz Carlton [Why] For 150 years, Epworth Children and Family Services has provided the St. Louis community with essential youth development services that have helped thousands of children overcome severe emotional and behavioral challenges caused by abuse or neglect. Epworth's innovative, holistic and comprehensive treatment approach helps youth focus on solutions, build on inherent strengths and communicate more effectively. More than 7,500 youth and families turn to Epworth each year for emergency shelter, residential and intensive treatment, family reunification therapy, transitional and independent living programs, special education, foster family care, prevention services and a 24-hour help line. Epworth's strength-based therapeutic philosophy builds on the individual strengths of youth and families, thus increasing the capacity of each to thrive in society. Epworth was founded as a mission agency of the United Methodist Church to care for Civil War orphans, and it continues to work in partnership with both the community at large and the church to meet the needs of contemporary youth. Today, Epworth is an independent agency serving all children and families, regardless of religious affiliation [Who] Pillar of Strength Co-Chairs Jo-Ann Digman and Ann Marr. Governing Board Chair Bryan LeMoine. CEO Kevin Drollinger [Highlights] Pillar of Strength award to Hazel and Arnold Donald, cocktails, dinner, live auction , live entertainment by FatPocket
  • 6/27/2015
  • Album ID: 1951079
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Saint Louis Zoo

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  • [WHAT] Saint Louis Zoo Zoofari [WHERE] Saint Louis Zoo [WHEN] June 19, 2015 [WHY] Started 50 years ago in 1965, Zoofari celebrated its golden anniversary. Proceeds from the fundraiser help the Zoo in its efforts to save endangered species at home and around the world. [WHO] Chairs Susan Block and James Sansone [HIGHLIGHTS] With music by Kenny Loggins, food and drink from over 60 area restaurants, bars and caterers, and a silent auction, there was dining and dancing at the Zoo's biennial creative black-tie party with wildly creative attire
  • 6/19/2015
  • Album ID: 1949324
  • Photos by Charles Barnes

Fathers Support Center

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  • [WHAT] A Toast to Fathers [WHERE] Windows on Washington [WHY] Annual dinner and celebration to educate St. Louis about FSC's impact, recognize individual accomplishments, and support FSC's programs [WHO] Event chair Elizabeth Herring, president and CEO Halbert Sullivan, board chairman Jon Dobson, Father of the Year Maurice Spight, Youth of the Year Lamont Davis [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktails and hors d'oeuvres, a fabulous dinner, award ceremony, and music from the Jeff Anderson Trio
  • 6/18/2015
  • Album ID: 1948869
  • Photos by Anne McLaughlin

Veiled Prophet

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  • [WHAT] 2nd Annual Fashion Show [WHERE] Saks St. Louis [WHEN] June 11, 2015 [WHY] To benefit the Veiled Prophet's Community Service Initiative by the daughters, fathers and families of the VP. In 2014, 440 volunteers contributed 2,700 hours of service to the organization's charity partners: Beyond Housing, Brightside St. Louis, Food Outreach, Girls, Inc, Great Circle, Marian Middle School, North Side Community School, Rainbow Village, Red Cross, St. Patrick's Center, U.S. Vets and YWCA. [WHO] Co-chairs Ann Desloge and Susan Johnson, sponsorship co-chairs Tom Donnelly and Jack Gillis [HIGHLIGHTS] An unprecedented collection of evening gowns by designers Gustavo Cadile, George Chakra, Carmen Marc Valvo, Carolina Herrera, Herve Leger, Monique Lhuillier, Marchesa, Zac Posen, Rubin Singer, Vara Wang and Zang Toi.
  • 6/11/2015
  • Album ID: 1949870
  • Photos by Charles Barnes

Art and Entertainment Council

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  • [WHAT] A Night at the Opera [WHERE] Opera Theatre of St. Louis [WHY] The 6th Annual Night at the Opera is a special event for members of Arts and Education Council's Chairman's Circle and special guests [WHO] Event hostess Barbara B. Goodman; Arts and Education Council president Cynthia Prost; general director Timothy O'Leary [HIGHLIGHTS] A wine reception and dinner, a behind-the-scenes overview of Opera Theatre's 2015 production of The Barber of Seville, followed by the opera itself.
  • 6/10/2015
  • Album ID: 1945777
  • Photos by Anne McLaughlin

Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park

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  • [WHAT] A Tribute To Trebor Tichenor [WHERE] The Frank Lloyd Wright House, Ebsworth Park [WHY] To raise funds for projects and programs of the Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park, a nonprofit organization that preserves the house as a museum and educates the public about architecture and design. The event was a tribute to Trebor Tichenor, one of the great modern masters of ragtime, and a celebration of Frank Lloyd Wright's 148th birthday. [WHO] Event chairs Clare Davis and David Obedin, honorary chairs David Mesker and Dorothy Haase, board chairman Kay Dusenbery, chairman emeritus Joanne Kohn [HIGHLIGHTS] A ragtime concert by Virginia Tichenor, Andy Tichenor and Marty Eggers with the St. Louis Ragtimers. A tour of the Ruth and Russell Kraus House, an important midcentury landmark designed by Frank Lloyd Wright. Recognition of Joanne Kohn for 18 years of outstanding leadership of the Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park. Party fare topped off with gelato and a cake in honor of Frank Lloyd Wright's 148th birthday
  • 6/7/2015
  • Album ID: 1944544
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Care To Learn

  • 40 photos
  • [WHAT] Sunset Soiree [WHERE] The Busch Family estate at Grant's Farm [WHY] Care to Learn was founded in 2008 to provide immediate assistance for emergent needs, including food, clothing, hygiene products and transportation. In just six years, Care to Learn has fulfilled more than 350,000 requests with chapters in 13 Missouri school district [WHO] Founder Doug Pitt, board chair Donn Sorenson, Billy Busch, board members Jim Edmonds and Jackie Joyner Kersie, congressman Billy Long [HIGHLIGHTS] Tour of Busch mansion, cocktails, live auction
  • 6/5/2015
  • Album ID: 1944209
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Forest Park Forever

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  • [WHAT] 2015 Leffingwell Hat Luncheon [WHERE] Forest Park Pavilion [WHY] Proceeds benefit Forest Park Forever, an organization dedicated to caring for and restoring Forest Park [WHO] Mayor Francis Slay, KMOV-TV's Jasmine Huda, board chair Tom Collins, president and executive director Lesley Hoffarth, co-chairs Linda Finerty and Carol Daniel [HIGHLIGHTS] A hat-themed cocktail reception kicked off the late event, which also included a luncheon, hat fashion show and contest
  • 6/4/2015
  • Album ID: 1944564
  • Photos by Midge Greenberg

Access Academy

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  • [WHAT] Access Academy 7th Annual Scholarship Dinner [WHERE] Four Seasons [WHEN] June, 3, 2015 [WHY] The 7th Annual Scholarship Dinner will raise high school tuition dollars for more than 300 NativityMiguel graduates from Most Holy Trinity School & Academy, St. Cecilia School & Academy, and St. Louis the King School at the Cathedral, as well as three independent NativityMiguel schools: De La Salle Middle School, Loyola Academy, Marian Middle School. The Scholarship Dinner also maintains its commitment to two schools that have closed: The Academy at King of Glory Lutheran School and Central Catholic Academy. [WHO] John and Joan Vatterott [HIGHLIGHTS] With Bo Mehan and Kim Norwood as the evening's emcees, guests were treated to a wonderful evening of cocktails and dining at the Four Seasons while also enjoying the film documenting Access Academy's newest student, Cameron Rodgers, as a catalyst to raise funds.
  • 6/3/2015
  • Album ID: 1945062
  • Photos by Charles Barnes