The annual Doorways RED gala, held Feb. 2 at The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis, transported guests from a cold St. Louis night to the Miami club scene, with flamingos, palm trees, and neon. The event included a cocktail hour followed by a live auction, Fund-The-Need campaign, raffle baskets, dinner, and dancing. Lyda Krewson, Mayor of the City of St. Louis, served as the RED 2019 Honorary Chair. Marjorie L. Melton, P.E. and Michael C. Smith, Ph.D. plus Marilyn and John Beatty served as RED 2019 chairs. DOORWAYS President & CEO, Opal M. Jones, welcomed the guests and offered a video representing one of the nearly 3,000 people served by DOORWAYS in 2019. Pictured from left are John Beatty, Marilyn Beatty, Opal M. Jones, Mayor Lyda Krewson, Marjorie L. Melton, and Dr. Michael C. Smith.