Local author Teri Griege recelntly spoke about her new book, Powered by Hope: The Teri Griege Story, at Neiman Marcus. Her story includes her triumph over alcohol abuse and colon cancer to compete in the Ironman. All book proceeds benefit her new foundation, Powered by Hope. Pictured above: Allen Barber, Teri Griege & Cheresse Pentella
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To provide more outreach, assistance and services for the underprivileged in need of legal assistance, Legal Services of Eastern Missouri was awarded a grant by the Missouri Foundation for Health. Mary Sweet was named LSEM ’s new Marketplace Outreach & Enrollment specialist.
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The HBA’s Home Builders Charitable Foundation donated more than $8,000 to Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis to help underprivileged children access quality educational experiences. Pictured: Jim Brennan, Jan Wacker, Kim Hibbs, Tim Martin
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Myrtle Hilliard Davis Comprehensive Health Centers celebrated its 45th anniversary with a ‘Serving the Underserved’ luncheon Pictured: Joe Pierle & Angela Clabon
The Battlegrounds at Cedar Lake, a permanent mud run obstacle course, held a race that raised $5,000 for The BackStoppers, a nonprofit that supports families of fallen police, firefighters and EM S/EMT personnel in the St. Louis area. Pictured: Carl Bolm & Ron Battelle