When…Give Kids A Smile golf tournament, held at Bogey Hills Golf and Country Club, raised $19,000 for the organization’s goal of meeting the dental health needs of local children in need? More than 80 participants enjoyed 18 holes of golf, lunch, cocktails, dinner and an auction. Pictured: Bill Bender, Kevin Bender, Justin Work and Brad Gilmore.
When…St. Louis Wish Upon A Wedding held an event to launch the new organization, which provides weddings for terminally ill individuals? Pictured: Rob Schaefer, Lisa Gallager, Kim Grubbs, Ashley Roth, Beth Barr, Kristin Weis, Lacy Branch, Holly Cunningham and Annemarie Schumacher.
When…The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society’s 2010 ‘Man & Woman of the Year’ campaign netted more than $96,000? The named honorees were Jerry Holloway and Danette (Dani) Davis (pictured).
When…the 12th Annual Tee Up For A Cure event raised $1 million for Juvenile Diabetes Research Foundation? The event was held at Algonquin Golf Club and featured silent and live auctions and an awards reception.
When…more than $123,000 was raised during St. Louis for Kids’ 10th Anniversary Lighting the Way Celebration? The event was held at the Four Seasons Hotel downtown, and the money raised will assist the organization in providing quality improvement and professional development support to 300 organizations that reach 25,000 area children and youth. Pictured: Mayor Francis Slay and Meredith Anderson.
When…the 24th Annual St. Louis Golf Classic for Kids was held at Glen Echo Country Club? The tournament raised $75,000 to benefit children residing at Edgewood Children’s Center and Boys & Girls Town campuses. Pictured: Jack Baumstark, Tom Aylward, Zsolt Rumy and Jim Ziolkowski.
When…The Qualy Group of Northwestern Mutual Financial Network sponsored the 2010 Scramble for Kids golf tournament at St. Albans Country Club? The event raised more than $1 million for Children’s Miracle Network. Funds benefit the two children’s hospitals in St. Louis. Pictured: Golf tournament participants.
When…St. Luke’s Women’s Center held a ribbon-cutting ceremony to announce the opening of its new Chesterfield Valley location at 6 McBride & Son Corporate Center Drive? The new outpatient center offers advanced imaging services such as mammography, ultrasound, biopsy and cyst aspirations, bone density exams and breast MRI. Pictured: Robert LaDourceur, Carrie Morrison, Gary Olson, Mayor John Nations and Jack Hoffmann.
When…The Women’s Safe House and YWCA’s St. Louis Regional Sexual Assault Center partnered to present Safe & Sound? The concert, held at The Sheldon, featured local talent and helped raise awareness about domestic violence and sexual assault. Pictured: Elsie Parker & the Poor People of Paris.
When…Friends of Saint Louis University Liver Center attended a Cardinals game? Dr. Adrian Di Bisceglie threw the first pitch to the applause of more than 500 supporters and friends. Pictured: Brittany Dillard, Alex Parker, Ann Marie Di Bisceglie, Dr. Di Bisceglie, Joy Doll, Dr. Jeff Teckman, Jennifer Teckman, Toff Aschbacher and John Aschbacher.