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  • April 9, 2015

Ladue News: Society Photos

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Forever The Campaign for Forest Park’s Future

  • 62 photos
  • The evening at the Emerson Grand Basin, Forest Park Forever announced that it has raised $116.9 million in private gifts toward the organization’s $130 million goal. This marks Forest Park Forever’s most ambitious fundraising effort in the Park’s history. Forest Park Forever announced a major multiyear fundraising initiative called forever: The Campaign for Forest Park’s Future. With a goal of raising $130 million in private funds, the Forever campaign has to central goals: Complete $30 million in strategic restoration projects called for in the Forest Park Master Plan and expand Forest Park Forever’s endowment by $100 million, ensuring that the park can be cared for at the level it needs, today and in the coming decades.
  • 10/2/2015
  • Album ID: 1981326
  • Photos by By Diane Anderson

Making a Difference: Strength through Equality

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  • Making a Difference, Strength through Equality recently held its annual event at the Hilton in Frontenac with cocktails and appetizers followed a moving speaker featuring Lilly Ledbetter. Lilly Ledbetter is the author of Grace and Grit: My Fight for Equal Pay and Fairness at Goodyear and beyond and the namesake of the groundbreaking Lilly Ledbetter Fair Pay Act of 2009. After the speech, Lilly held a question and answer session and book signing. Women’s Foundation of Greater Saint Louis is a group of dedicated, visionary women who established the foundation to make charitable investments in programs that provide stabilization for at risk women and their children. Co-chairs for the evening were Deb Zimmerman and Jane Langa. Making a Difference award went to the Trio Foundation of St. Louis. Accepting the award was Terri Mason and Wendy Jaffee.
  • 10/1/2015
  • Album ID: 1980410
  • Photos by By Diane Anderson

Light The Night Walk

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  • Friends, families and co-workers formed fundraising teams to raise funds for Leukemia and Lymphoma. These efforts culminate in inspirational evening walks in nearly 200 communities across North America each fall. The Leukemia & Lymphoma Society's Light The Night Walk funds treatments that are saving the lives of patients today. LLS is making cures happen by providing patient support services, advocacy for lifesaving treatments and the most promising cancer research anywhere. And it's all happening now. Not someday, but today. Corporate walk chair was Rich Heppe, Rafer Weigel was master of ceremonies and John Tvrdik served as chairman.
  • 9/26/2015
  • Album ID: 1979099
  • Photos by By Diane Anderson

Shakespeare Festival 15th Anniversary

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  • This year’s Shakespeare Anniversary Dinner took place at Lumen, in down town Saint Louis. Guests were served cocktails and an exquisite meal. Co-chairs of the event were Kiku Obata and Jessica Holzer. One of the key speakers from the evening was Christoffer Ware, a highly talented poet & cast member. Some of his recent work included Shakespeare in the Streets: The World Begun in Old North St. Louis. Funds from the event benefit Shakespeare Festival St. Louis’ In the Schools, In the Streets and In the Park programming.
  • 9/25/2015
  • Album ID: 1979823
  • Photos by David Anderson / AndersonMediaSTL..com

Starcatchers Gala Celebrates Guilty Pleasures

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  • The St. Louis County Library Foundation held its annual Starcatchers Gala at the Library Headquarters, 1640 S. Lindbergh Blvd. The event’s theme was: Guilty Pleasures. Proceeds will fund the Foundation’s literacy programs including Born to Read–a partnership with St. Louis County Library and area hospitals to ensure new parents know the importance of early literacy. The gala began with a cocktail reception followed by a seated dinner. The evening included both a silent and oral auction. KSDK NewChannel 5 anchor Art Holliday served as Master of Ceremonies. Bestselling author Scott Turow provided the post-dinner entertainment. Attendees were invited to wear creative courtroom or cocktail attire. Two awards were presented as part of the evening’s festivities. The Starcatcher’s Award was awarded to Monsanto, for their dedication to bettering the library. The Foundation also presented the Sidney Johnson Learning Award to teen volunteer De’Angelo Jones, for his outstanding library service. Ruth Kim and David Hamilton served as co-chairs.
  • 9/23/2015
  • Album ID: 1977467
  • Photos by By Diane Anderson


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