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Gala – “Lights, Camera, Auction” – April 27, 2013

365 guests walked the red carpet on Saturday night, April 27th at the Kids In The Middle Annual Gala: Lights, Camera, Auction. Kudos to event co-chairs Jenn and Phil Christofferson, Amy Blickensderfer and Chuck Dietrich who paved the way for KITM to meet our fundraising goals. Congratulations to Steve Albart for being honored with the agency’s Champion of Kids Award. And thank you to our sponsors and guests for raising almost $170,000 to support counseling services for kids and families.

A big thanks to the Lindenwood University athletes for volunteering.

Thank you to our 2013 Gala Sponsors:

Walk of Fame – $10,000

Amy Blickensderfer and Chuck Dietrich

Hollywood Premiere – $5,000

Cockriel & Christofferson, LLC
Enterprise Bank & Trust

Director – $2,500

Steve and Anne Albart
American Metals Supply Co.
Steve and Valerie Carr
Bill and Joan Clarke
Danna McKitrick, P.C., Attorneys at Law
Edward Jones
Margo Green
Collin & Karen McAtee

Movie Star – $2,000

Brian and Sue Andrew
Bill & Joanna Keller
Ogletree Deakins, P.C.

Supporting Actor – $500

ARCO Construction Company, Inc.
Brady McCasland
Tom Elfrink
H.B.D. Construction, Inc.
Heritage Exposition Services
David and Jessica Herr
McBride & Son Homes
The Maune Company
Rosalyn Schultz, Ph.D.
Scottrade, Inc.
Arlene and Earl Swink
Thomson Reuters

Champions for Kids also supporting the event:

Gold – $15,000

Arleen and Dr. Phillip Korenblat

Silver – $10,000

The Bystrom Family
Chad and Jen Warren

Bronze – $7,500

Asset Assistant LLC
matter FAMILY OFFICE and Kendall and Caroline Young
Stange Law Firm