Third- through sixth-grade students at Rossman School enjoyed a visit from Peter Lerangis, author of the New York Times bestselling series The 39 Clues. Lerangis, who has penned more than 160 books, shared stories about the joys and challenges of being an author, and inspired students to write their own stories.
The Barnes-Jewish Hospital Medical Staff Association awarded Dr. Anne Goldberg the Dr. Neville Grant Award for Clinical Excellence, honoring Goldberg’s compassionate clinical care, respect for colleagues and mentorship of house staff. Goldberg is an internationally known lipid researcher and pioneer in lipid-lowering treatments.
More than 400 guests supported Saint Louis Crisis Nursery’s Young Professionals Board at its annual fundraising and networking event, Napoli Night for the Crisis Nursery at Bar Napoli. The event raised more than $16,000 and 100 toys for children in need. Guests participated in a raffle and big ticket silent auction, and enjoyed Bar Napoli appetizers and Fish Eye Fun photos. Pictured: Bryan Kaemmerer, Jane Kapp, Bernard Whittington, Donna Raymon, Jason Schlueter and Alderman Shane Cohn
Second- and third-graders at Chesterfield Day School rolled up their sleeves and donned hair nets and gloves to make more than 440 sandwiches for residents of St. Patrick Center. Teacher Alissa White explained to students the mission of the center, which provides opportunities for self-sufficiency and dignity to people who are homeless or at risk of becoming homeless.
As part of the company’s year-long campaign to give back to its not-for-profit clients, The Daniel and Henry Co. presented a check to The Woman’s Exchange, which is dedicated to the principle that there is no greater charity than helping those that help themselves. Pictured: Don Hiemenz, Candace Williams and John Bantle