When…Little Sisters of the Poor held its 2009 benefit dinner at Kemoll’s ‘Top of the Met?’ Since 1882, the nonprofit has cared for thousands of St. Louis’ needy elderly, providing services that help them remain independent. Pictured: Mary Ann and Anne Bisch with John Inkley

When…Belle Center hosted its 17th annual Margot Schenk Memorial Golf Classic at Lake Forest Country Club in Lake St. Louis? The event raised $100,000 for the nonprofit, which provides preschool, therapy services and classes for families and children with special needs. Pictured: Jodi Woessner, Angie Wuelling, Susan Gelman, Theresa Stothkamp and Kelli Almond


KMOX’s Johnny Rabbitt presented historic pictures and told anecdotal stories about St. Louis at Crestview Senior Living? The event, which raised money for Cardinal Glennon, also featured trivia, Route 66- themed prizes, snacks and refreshments. Pictured: Johnny Rabbitt

When…the Herb Society of St. Louis celebrated the launch of Herbal Cookery—from the Kitchens and Gardens of the St. Louis Herb Society at Kitchen Conservatory? Proceeds from the cookbook will help further research on and education about herbs, including the continued maintenance of the herb garden behind the Henry Shaw House at the Missouri Botanical Garden. Pictured: cookbook co-chairs Pat Holt and Stephanie Prade, chef Elisabeth Ottolini and Herb Society president Jan Hermann

When…four students and a teacher from Rossman School got haircuts for Locks of Love? Third-graders Arianna Baker, Mia Guetterman (pictured), Abby Kadane and Jennifer Williams and senior kindergarten teacher Kathleen Bauer donated a total of 50 inches to the organization.

When…Jewish Family & Children’s Service (JF&CS) hosted ‘Feed the Pantry; Feed the Soul,’ a community-wide open house for the Harvey Kornblum Jewish Food Pantry? JF&CS collected more than 300 bags of food and $70,000 to help purchase edibles and personal care items for those in need. Pictured in front: Jan Abrams, Nancy and Al Siwak and Barbara Barnholtz. In back: Cathy Steele, Lou Albert, Ellen Sabin, Cindy Hyken, Suzy Bloch, Sue Rundblad and Judy Kaplan