In the Know: 6.13.18
variety the children’s charity
Marilyn Fox once again chaired the annual Dinner with the Stars gala headlined by singer-songwriter John Legend. More than $2.3 million was raised to help children with disabilities.
isaac bruce foundation
Super Bowl champion Isaac Bruce brought in fellow former St. Louis Rams and Olympic gold medalist Jackie Joyner-Kersee to help coach teams at his annual Flag Football Challenge fundraiser at Rams Park. The foundation supports health and fitness programs for kids and families.
humane society of missouri
Pet lovers flocked to Forest Park to show their support for dogs during the 25th Bark in the Park presented by Purina. The event raised $150,000 for the Animal Cruelty Fund and included a 5K race and one-mile walk, as well as pet contests and photos, a dog agility course, adoptions and more.
kids in the middle
The organization’s annual Broadcasting Live! Gala hosted 379 guests and raised more than $270,000. The money will help provide almost 6,000 group counseling sessions for kids and families experiencing separation or divorce.