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A Zoo Ado

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  • [What] A Zoo Ado – Swingin’ in the Moonlight [Where] The Saint Louis Zoo. [Why] Benefits help support conservation efforts for primates and other animals both at the zoo and around the world. [Who] Presenting sponsor Wells Fargo Advisors, event co-chairs Kathy Federico and James Williams, Jr. [Highlights] Cocktails, food stations, silent auction, entertainment by DJ Needles, DJ Micro, The LustrelLights, and Party on the Moon.
  • 6/15/2018
  • Album ID: 2204359
  • Photos by Christina Kling-Garrett

The Magic House

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  • [WHAT] A Grand Safari [WHERE] The Magic House [WHY] The Magic House Grand Committee is inviting grandparents and their grandchildren to join them at their latest fundraising event, A Grand Safari! Featuring the Museum's newest exhibit, Kenya's Kids, visitors will have the opportunity to explore and learn about life in Kenya. All proceeds raised from this event will benefit The Museum's Grandparent Scholarship Fund [WHO] President Beth Fitzgerald, U.S Kenya ambassador nominee Senator Kyle McCarter [HIGHLIGHTS] Dinner, a scavenger hunt, animal face painting, balloon safari animals and performances by Juggling Jeff and F4KIDZ African Performing Arts
  • 6/10/2018
  • Album ID: 2203625
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Forest Park Forever - 28th Annual Hat Luncheon

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  • [Where] Worlds Fair Pavilion [Why] The Hat Luncheon is the single largest annual fundraiser for Forest Park. Money raised helps support the important work this nonprofit conservancy does to restore, maintain and sustain the Park alongside the City of St.Louis. This years event raised $450,000 to support critical maintenance of Forest Park. [Who] Co-Chairs VP/CEO of Build-A- Bear Workshop Sharon Price John & Washington Universitys Associate Vice Chancellor for Community Engagement Leah Merrifield, FPF Board Chair Lawrence Thomas, FPF Pres/Exec Dir. Lesley S. Hoffarth, P.E., Founder Jerry Pratter, Founder/Former Board Chair Gary Krosch, Aldermans Joseph Roddy & Heather Navarro Board Members Tom Carnahan, Robin Carnahan, Carol Klein & Paul Higgins, Mistress of Ceremonies KMOV News Anchor Courtney Bryant, Mayor Lyda Krewson, Hat Contest Judges Kathleen Bibbins, Kwofe Coleman, Katie DAgostino, Emily Fuhrman, Robert Idol, Mary Ruppert-Stroescu & Krista Tolbert [Highlights] Cocktails and hor dourves started the event. KMOV News Anchor/Reporter Courtney Bryant served as Mistress of Ceremonies and shared the stage with speakers including Mayor Lyda Krewson, FPF Board Chair Lawrence Thomas and FPF Pres/Exec Dir. Lesley S. Hoffarth, P.E.. The luncheon culminated with the Stifel Hat Contest. Winners were announced and brought to the stage in several categories.
  • 6/7/2018
  • Album ID: 2203315
  • Photos by Rick Miller

Access Academies

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  • [WHAT] 10th Annual ACCESS Academies Celebration Dinner [WHERE] Four Seasons Hotel St. Louis [WHY] Annual Scholarship Fundraiser for ACCESS Academies (Academies Creating Challenging Education for St. Louis Students,) a not-for-profit corporation established to ensure that socially and/or economically-disadvantaged students in the St. Louis area have access to top-quality, values-based education, regardless of race, ethnicity or religious affiliation. It employs the NativityMiguel model of education and collaborates with individuals and organizations to ensure the ongoing success of its students [WHO] Emeritus chair John Vatterott, Board chair Marian "Bo"Mehan, board vice chair Marie Kenyon, Executive director Tom Mackowiak [Highlights] Cocktail reception, dinner, special performance by Most Holy Trinity School & Academy drum corps
  • 6/6/2018
  • Album ID: 2203230
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis Golf Dinner Auction

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  • [Where] Meadowbrook Country Club [Why] To benefit children and their families traveling to St. Louis for medical treatment. All proceeds from both the auction and tournament support the St Louis Ronald McDonald Houses and Family Rooms. [Who] Colton Parayko, of the St. Louis Blues, was the honorary chair; Scott Bazoian and Steve Fahrig were Tourament Co-chairs. [Highlights] Cocktail reception, silent and live auction, dinner
  • 6/3/2018
  • Album ID: 2203038
  • Photos by Christina Kling-Garrett

McKnight Place Assisted Living

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  • [What] Grand opening celebration [Where] McKnight Place Assisted Living [Why ] To celebrate the grand opening of the new building expansion. The latest addition to The Gatesworth communities offers luxury accommodations for seniors and a special unit of memory care apartments for residents with cognitive impairments. [Who] Owners David Smith and Charles Deutsch, director of operations Bob Leonard, executive director Tracy Cecil [Highlights] Tours of the new apartments, open bar, live music and dessert delicacies by executive chef Anthony Lyons
  • 6/3/2018
  • Album ID: 2202757
  • Photos by Rick Miller

The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital Illumination Gala

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  • [Where] The Ritz-Carlton, St Louis [Why] To benefit innovative cancer research and bring the best possible treatment to patients at Siteman Cancer Center and around the world. [Who] Special Guest Jason Alexander; Co-chairs Arnold Donald and George Paz [Highlights] Cocktail reception, dinner, and luxury auction, Fund-A-Cure, and After Hours Lounge.
  • 6/2/2018
  • Album ID: 2202928
  • Photos by Christina Kling-Garrett

St. Patrick Center

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  • [WHAT]34th Annual St. Patrick Center Irish Open Gala: There's No Place Like Home [WHERE] St. Louis Union Station Hotel [WHY] A fund raiser to help build caring, productive relationships with more people in need. Donations will help provide permanent housing, rent and move in assistance, case management, targeted support services, behavioral health services, veteran programs, homelessness prevention and hot meals [WHO] Honorary chair Frank Leta, event chair Joe Mooney, event vice chair Travis Sarich, Gala chair Margaret Benz, CEO Laurie Phillips, chief development officer Mary Kitley, chief program officer Nancy Yohe [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktail reception, live and silent auction, dinner, awards presentation, after party entertainment by Exit 180 band
  • 6/2/2018
  • Album ID: 2202712
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Care to Learn

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  • [What] Care To Learn, The Great Gatsby [Where] The Coronado [Why] Care to Learn was founded in 2008 to quickly meet the needs of students in the areas of health, hunger and hygiene. The group provides immediate assistance for emergent needs such as food, clothing, hygiene products and transportation. Care to Learn serves 33 Chapters (school districts) across Missouri and has filled over 850,000 needs to date. [Who] Founder Doug Pitt, Chairman of the Board Donn Sorensen , Board members Jim Edmonds, Jackie Joyner-Kersee, event co-chairs Sanaz Collins and Jessica Herschend, STL region director Annie Mayrose [Highlights] Cocktails, dinner, silent auction, entertainment by Miss Jubilee
  • 6/1/2018
  • Album ID: 2202641
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Veiled Prophet Foundation

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  • [What] Work Gloves to White Gloves Fashion Show [What] Work Gloves to White Gloves Fashion Show [Where] Saks Fifth Avenue [Why] To benefit the foundation and its Community Service Initiative, which offers VP maids of honor and their families opportunities for service projects throughout the year. [Who] Co-chairs Alden Pflager and Harriette Warren, sponsorship co-chairs Tom Donnelly and Allan Ivie IV, mistress of ceremonies Jasmine Huda, [Highlights] Personal appearances by clothing designer Zang Toi and the Queen of Love and Beauty Corinne Condie
  • 5/31/2018
  • Album ID: 2202593
  • Photos by Rick Miller