Guests were greeted by the Boys and Girls Hope as they arrived at the Palladium Saint Louis 1400 Park Place in St. Louis.  Cocktails and hors d’oeuvres were served followed by dinner and oral auction, awards presentation and Jazz Band Entertainment.  The 2017 Heart of Hope Recipient was awarded to Barb and John Wilmes and Family.  The 2017 Father Sheridan Reflection of Hope Recipient was awarded to Peggy and Pat SlyLisa Flavin and Juanita Logan served as co-chairs.  Rene Knott was the master of ceremonies.