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Alzheimer's Association

  • 40 photos
  • [WHAT] Affair to Remember, The Rhinestone Cowboy Ball [WHERE] Ritz-Carlton, St Louis [WHY] To eliminate Alzheimer's disease through the advancement of research, to provide and enhance care and support for all affected and to reduce the risk of dementia through the promotion of brain health [WHO] Event co-chairs Jim and Stacey Weddle, President and CEO Harry Johns, President Greater Missouri Chapter Stacy Tew-Lovasz, Board of Directors Chair Greater Missouri Chapter Brian Buckley, emcee Carol Daniel [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktail reception, silent and live auction, keynote speaker Dr John C Morris, Lifetime giving award to Vicki and Jack Challis, special tribute to Joanne and Charles F Knight
  • 4/14/2018
  • Album ID: 2195844
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

North Side Community School - The Magic of Childhood

  • 36 photos
  • [Where] Windows on Washington [Why] Fundraiser to help fund the North Side Community School which ensures students acquire the skills, knowledge and personal qualities needed for success in their classrooms and in middle and high school. [Who] Co-Chairs Stacy Erker, Hon. Barb Wallace, Event Coordinator Preya Vyas, President Jim Bigham, Sec. Vivian Gibson, Event Committee Kathy Anderson, Byron Francis, KrissyHof, June Lewis, Eloise Schlafly, Muriel Smith, Ken Rinderknecht, Principal Stella Erondy, Assistant Principal Janine Gorrell [Highlights] Evening started with cocktails, a wine pull and school themed party favors. Dinner followed with remarks by event co-chairs Stacy Erker and Hon. Barbara Wallace. A short program followed dinner with a video presentation. The evening concluded with a dessert buffet.
  • 4/13/2018
  • Album ID: 2195892
  • Photos by Rick Miller

Girls on the Run

  • 36 photos
  • [Where] Lumen [Why] To raise funds for Girls on the Run St. Louis (GOTR), a youth development program based on physical activity for girls in third through eighth grade. [Who] Energy Award honorees: coach Jennifer Carcagno, volunteer Brad Eastman, and David Rabe on behalf of GOTR partner Emerson [Highlights] Cocktail hour, hor d’oeuvres, silent auction
  • 4/12/2018
  • Album ID: 2195813
  • Photos by Christina Kling-Garrett

Saint Louis Ballet

  • 43 photos
  • [WHAT] Cinderella Ball, Spring Gala [WHERE] The Coronado [WHY] Their commitment to the community is exemplified by Pointe to Succeed, their in-school educational program that brings the joy, wonder and discipline of ballet to underserved students. Pointe to Succeed offers a progressive curriculum that includes storytelling, interactive classroom demonstrations, and after school ballet classes with dancers from Saint Louis Ballet, Students learn the basics of ballet and are mentored by professional dancers. The program includes attendance at a full-length classical ballet at the Touhill Performing Arts Center and culminates in scholarships awards to those students that show aptitude and interest in further training. This program is offered free of charge to participating students and schools. [WHO] Event chairs Jennifer Cunnane, Sharon Leve, Laurie Lock, Ken Stuckenschneider and Patricia Whiteside. Executive and Artistic director Gen Horiuchi, Managing Director Valerie Miller, Director of External Affairs Leigh Ellen Griffiths, President board of directors Cathie Hernandez [HIGHLIGHTS], Cocktails, dinner, performance excerpt from "Cinderella", silent and live auction
  • 4/7/2018
  • Album ID: 2194899
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Leukemia & Lymphoma Society

  • 26 photos
  • [What] Students of the Year Grand Finale [Where] The Cheshire [Why] To celebrate the students involved with the Students of the Year campaign, a seven-week fundraising competition, and to recognize those in each community who raised the most [Who] Executive director Debbie Kersting, event chair Stephanie Arnold, Student of the Year nominees, Honored Heroes Johnny Grames and Alexia Mendoza, master of ceremonies Guy Phillips [Highlights] Silent auction, dinner, introduction of the Honored Heroes, announcement of the 2018 Students of Year
  • 4/7/2018
  • Album ID: 2194845
  • Photos by Rick Miller

The Bach Society

  • 38 photos
  • [What] Annual Gala [Where] The Sheldon [Why] An evening of fun and fundraising to benefit The Bach Society and its artists [Who] Honorees Kenneth and Marjorie Smith, music director Dennis Sparger, executive director Melissa Payton, board chair Linda Lee [Highlights] Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, dinner, live and silent auctions, musical entertainment by select Bach Festival artists
  • 4/6/2018
  • Album ID: 2194900
  • Photos by Sue Henry Wolf

Urban League of Metropolitan of St. Louis

  • 37 photos
  • [What] Centennial Gala [Where] Marriott St. Louis Grand [Why] To celebrate 100 years of empowering African-Americans and others throughout the region to secure economic self-reliance, social equality and civil rights [Who] President and CEO Michael McMillan, Academy Award-winning actress Viola Davis, Platinum recording artist Eric Benét [Highlights] A preview of new initiatives and partnerships, VIP reception, dinner, keynote speaker Viola Davis, performance by Eric Benét
  • 3/24/2018
  • Album ID: 2193095
  • Photos by Rick Miller

The St. Austin School

  • 53 photos
  • [WHAT] Benefit Dinner [WHERE] Hilton St. Louis Frontenac [WHY] To raise funds for the school [WHO] Event chair Tiffany Dino, headmistress Gerry Dolan, emcee Kathy Lawton Brown [HIGHLIGHTS] Keynote presentation by The Most Rev. Robert J. Carlson, musical performance by middle school students
  • 3/23/2018
  • Album ID: 2192942
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Siteman Cancer Center

  • 50 photos
  • [WHAT] Sing for Siteman [WHERE] John Burroughs School [WHY] To honor cancer patients and benefit research at the Alvin J. Siteman Cancer Center at Barnes-Jewish Hospital and Washington University School of Medicine [WHO] Co-chairs Kim Eberlein and Pat Burkhart, Siteman Cancer Center director Dr. Timothy Eberlein, general director of Opera Theatre of Saint Louis Timothy O'Leary [HIGHLIGHTS] Performances by Joshua Blue, Mary-Hollis Hundley, Robert Mellon and Melody Wilson accompanied by pianist Derrick Goff
  • 3/17/2018
  • Album ID: 2191975
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Craft Alliance

  • 37 photos
  • [What] Makers Ball [Where] The Caramel Room at Bissinger's [Why] To raise money for funding of Craft Alliance exhibitions, classes in craft techniques, artist residencies, free community programs and a gallery shop [Who] New executive director Mark Witzling, interim executive director Jim Weidman, gala co-chairs Peggy Holly and Terri Jacobson, board chair Vicki Sauter [Highlights] Makers demo, silent auction, announcement of new executive director, crafted confections and cocktails
  • 3/10/2018
  • Album ID: 2191029
  • Photos by Rick Miller