On April 28, the 24th annual Celebration for Children to benefit Cornerstone Center for Early Learning was held at Windows on Washington. The evening featured a cocktail hour with hors h ’oeuvres, silent and live auctions, golden ticket raffle and dinner. Chairs of the event were Darcy Smith and Robin Baima, honorary chair and auctioneer was KSDK’s Rene Knott.

Cornerstone Early Learning was founded in 1969 and was the first accredited early learning center in the city of St. Louis. Cornerstone provides affordable childcare and pre-kindergarten education for working families of all economic backgrounds. The Celebration for Children is the primary fundraiser for the center which provides children with diapers, wipes, formula, and baby food at no extra cost to the families.