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Saint Louis Zoo

  • 83 photos
  • [WHAT] Zoofari17 [WHERE] Saint Louis Zoo [WHY] Proceeds from the fundraiser help the zoo in its efforts to save endangered species in this country and around the world [WHO] Event chairs Cynthia Brinkley and Steve Finerty, honorary co-chairs Jerry and Peggy Ritter, zoo president and CEO Dr. Jeffrey P. Bonner, board president Joe Ambrose [HIGHLIGHTS] Food and drinks from more than 60 area restaurants, bars and caterers, silent auction, musical entertainment by The B-52's
  • 6/16/2017
  • Album ID: 2142430
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Father's Support Center

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  • [WHAT] A Toast to Fathers [WHERE] Windows on Washington [WHY] To help support the nonprofit's programs, which teach effective parenting skills and cooperation between parents, offer substance abuse and child abuse prevention, and provide clients affordable legal services [WHO] President/CEO Halbert Sullivan, board chair Ray Hemann, dinner chair Dan Sescleifer [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktails, dinner, honoring Father of the Year award recipient Gary Turner, music by Two Time True Trio
  • 6/15/2017
  • Album ID: 2142203
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Siteman Cancer Center

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  • [WHAT] Eighth annual Sing for Siteman [WHERE] John Burroughs School [WHY] To raise money for Siteman's Discovery Fund, which supports promising cancer research projects by Washington University physicians and scientists [WHO] Co-chairs Kim Eberlein and Susan and Jack Musgrave; Siteman Cancer Center director Dr. Timothy Eberlein; Opera Theatre of Saint Louis general director Timothy O'Leary; host Gwendolyn Packnett; artistic director and pianist Carol Wong [HIGHLIGHTS] Performances by Opera Theatre vocalists Christopher Magiera, Laura Wilde, Theo Hoffman, Susannah Biller, Michael Brandenburg, Deanna Breiwick, Tobias Greenhalph and Cecelia Hall; dessert and wine reception
  • 6/12/2017
  • Album ID: 2141486
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

Make-A-Wish Foundation

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  • [What] Cardinals Wives for Wishes [Where] Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar [Why] In the past seven years, the event has raised more than $1 million to help Make-A-Wish Missouri grant life-transforming wishes to local children battling life-threatening medical conditions. [Who] Missouri president and CEO LuAnn Bott, wish kids, St. Louis Cardinals players, emcee Jim Hayes of FOX Sports Midwest [Highlights] Guests dressed in cowboy chic attire for the theme, Boots and Bling, which was brought to life with design and items from local boutique Marketplace at The Abbey. The event featured live music by Duhart, poker, karaoke and whiskey tastings from local distillery Still 630.
  • 6/11/2017
  • Album ID: 2141360
  • Photos by Rick Miller

Central West End Association

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  • [WHAT] 46th annual Home & Garden Tour Preview Party [WHERE] Westminster Place [WHY] To celebrate the 125th anniversary of Fullerton's Westminster Place and to raise funds for the CWE Association's programs and activities for the historic neighborhood [WHO] Board president Kelly Waters, executive director Jess Batchelor [HIGHLIGHTS] Cocktails, hors d'oeuvres, tours of 11 mansions on Fullerton's Westminster Place, dedication and proclamation by Mayor Lyda Krewson
  • 6/9/2017
  • Album ID: 2140955
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

VP Foundation

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  • [What] Work Gloves to White Gloves [Where] Saks Fifth Avenue [Why] To celebrate the commitment to the St. Louis community by young women and their families through the Community Service Initiative and to raise funding for the VP Foundation to expand the impact of its volunteer work [Who] Co-chairs Jeana Reisinger and Susan Werner; sponsorship co-chairs Tom Donnelly and Allan Ivie IV; mistress of ceremonies Jasmine Huda; Queen of Love and Beauty Eliza Dooley Johnson; designer Zang Toi [Highlights] Champagne reception, fashion show
  • 6/8/2017
  • Album ID: 2140900
  • Photos by Rick Miller

ACCESS Academies

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  • [WHAT] Ninth annual Scholarship Dinner [WHERE] Four Seasons Hotel [WHY] The annual fundraiser supports the not-for-profit corporation, which ensures 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. [WHO] Emeritus chair John Vatterott, board chair Bo Mehan, board vice chair Thomas Mackowiak, executive director Betsy Liberatore [Highlights] Cocktails, dinner, video presentation, student speakers
  • 6/7/2017
  • Album ID: 2140535
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

The Magic House

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  • [What] A Grand Adventure [Where] The Magic House [Why] Fundraiser to benefit the Grandparent Scholarship Fund [Who] President Beth Fitzgerald, co-chairs Margy Reim and Evie Stockell [Highlights] Face painting, juggling, photos with Clifford the Big Red Dog, dinner, ice cream
  • 6/4/2017
  • Album ID: 2139795
  • Photos by Rick Miller

Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park

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  • [What] Architecture on Wheels [Where] The Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park [Why] To celebrate the 150th birthday of esteemed architect Frank Lloyd Wright and his love of the automobile. The party raised funds for projects and programs of the nonprofit, which preserves the house as a museum and educates the public about architecture and design [Who] Event chairs Joanne and William Fogarty Jr., board chair Kay Dusenbery, chairman emeritus Joanne Kohn [Highlights] Exhibit of classic cars; tour of the Ruth and Russell Kraus House, a landmark designed by Wright; recognition of service to Sue Geile, Carolyn Noll and Jeff Markway
  • 6/4/2017
  • Album ID: 2139781
  • Photos by Bill Barrett

The Foundation for Barnes-Jewish Hospital

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  • [Where] The Ritz-Carlton [Why] To support the foundation's Cancer Frontier Fund, an initiative to speed breakthrough research at Siteman Cancer Center to prevent and treat cancer. Last year, more than 500 guests helped raise more than $3 million for cancer research. [Who] Event co-chairs Jennifer and Tom Hillman and Amy and Bill Koman; honorary chairs Paula and Rodger Riney [Highlights] Cocktails, luxury auction, performance by Broadway's 'golden couple,' Marin Mazzie and Jason Danieley
  • 6/3/2017
  • Album ID: 2139667
  • Photos by Wesley Law