In the Know: 1.30.19
toys for tots
Katie’s Pizza & Pasta Osteria in Town and Country hosted a Giveback Tuesday event for the nonprofit agency. Each month, the restaurant donates 100 percent of net profits from an entire day to a charity, with $188,985 given so far.
heat up st. louis
The St. Louis Chapter of the International Facility Management Association spread some warmth by donating $1,000 to the nonprofit that helps people in need with heating and air conditioning costs.
operation food search
More than 200 guests wished the hunger relief nonprofit’s executive director farewell during an end-of-year retirement party. Sunny Schaefer worked at Operation Food Search for 22 years before retiring in December. She began there as a volunteer.
frank lloyd wright house
Associate editor Julie Johnson visited the Frank Lloyd Wright House in Ebsworth Park, designed in 1950 for Russell and Ruth Kraus. The 1,900-square-foot Usonian home is open for tours and was the legendary architect’s first project in the St. Louis area.