When…the Brentmoor Retirement Communities held a blanket drive to collect new blankets for MERS Goodwill? More than 500 blankets were collected with the help of the community, and the month-long drive wrapped up with a casino-themed event at The Brentmoor.

When…St. Louis Regional Asthma Consortium co-sponsored the first public ‘Kids with Asthma Can!’ event? The day of activities included a performance by the Saint Louis University Theatre program and an ‘Ask the Doctor’ session with a local pediatrician. Pictured, in front: Katie McGee, Kristin McGuire, Billy Bommarito, Greg Cuellar, Anita Shastri and Pat Burnett. In back: Lisa Mohr, Hannah Gilk, Kathleen Bernhard, Theresa Prosser, Melissa Webelhuth, Lucy Reinhart, Daphne Terrill, Erin Mooney, William Kincaid and Plesetta Clayton.

When…‘Give Kids a Smile’ clinic provided dental care to elementary-age children living at or below poverty level? Every child at the event received an oral examination, necessary radiographs, a thorough cleaning and fluoride treatment, and education on oral hygiene.

When…Rossman School students raised more than $7,800 for the American Heart Association by participating in ‘Jump Rope for Heart’ and ‘Hoops for Heart’? Pictured: Berkeley Bearden.