Kookin’ for Kids was held at the Ritz-Carlton in Clayton and featured samplings from 25 top culinary crews. The crews were joined by St. Louis celebrities who helped serve the samples, while also mingling with more than 400 guests. In addition to fantastic food and celeb appearances, the event featured a live auction with fabulous trips and experiences. Co-chairs for the event were Marianne and Dr. Joe Ojile and Christie and Kevin Buchek.