In the Know: 12.6.17
give kids a smile
Five hundred dental professionals, including Dr. Trisha Young of Clayton, provided more than 400 children with $375,000 worth of free dental care at the nonprofit’s two-day dental clinic on Saint Louis University’s campus. The next clinic is set for February.
soroptimist international of greater st. louis
The volunteer organization presented its Soroptimist Ruby Award to Yolanda Robinson at its 42nd annual Fashion Show Fundraiser. The award honors women who make extraordinary efforts on behalf of women and girls. Robinson is the founder, president and CEO of Women of Vision, a nonprofit that serves marginalized women.
home builders association
The HBA donated $15,000 to Cardinal Ritter Senior Services. The donation will be used to help fund the Warm Windows for Low-Income Seniors project, which will replace windows at DuBourg House Assisted Living Center in St. Louis Hills.
fellowship of christian athletes
St. Louis Cardinal outfielder Willie McGee was the keynote speaker at the 29th Annual Fellowship of Christian Athletes St. Louis dinner gala. McGee shared his journey as a Christian to a crowd of 400, and the event raised more than $170,00 for the nonprofit.