The keynote speaker for this brunch is Dr. Cassandra Gould, Executive Director of Missouri Faith Voices. Rev. Gould is a dynamic speaker, teacher and prophetic voice who is often quoted in the media as one who speaks truth to power regarding various injustices.
Susan Block, Maxine Clark and Rita Heard Days are the honorary chairs of this event. The Host Committee includes Sally Barker, Susan Carlson, Laura Cohen, Gail Doell, Nancy Farmer, Robbye Frank, Marlene Hammerman, Renee Marver, Rep. Tracy McCreery, Kathy McKemy, Margo McNeil, Marcia Mellitz, Margo McNeil, Mark Mantovani, Sandra Moore, Ann Ross, Ruth Siteman, The Honorable Steve Stenger, Karen Tokarz, Mark Utterback, Betty and Katherine Van Uum, Mary Wochner and Lisa Orden Zarin.
Members of a host committee each give or get $1,000. Besides getting 10 tickets and preferred seating, hosts attended a special event in February, receive a free full-page ad in the event program book, and will be recognized on the print invitation, news release and social media. You can still become a host or sponsor the event at the $500 Advocate level to get four tickets and special recognition.
The capacity is 300 and tickets are going fast. Click here if you are interested in placing an ad in the gala program.
Individual tickets are $90. Checks can be sent to PO Box 50103, Clayton, MO 63105. Proceeds support progressive women candidates and are not tax-deductible. If purchasing multiple tickets, please send a list with names of your guests to email@example.com.
The event is in the Centennial Ballroom in the same building as Vin de Set at 2017 Chouteau. Doors will open at 10:30 on Saturday, April 14. There is plenty of free, convenient parking.