February Newsletter


February 9, 2018

The next StepUp! membership meeting is Tuesday, February 27, 2018, at 5:30 pm at Big Daddy’s in Soulard, 1000 Sidney Street, 63104, in the private room upstairs. Enjoy free appetizers, beverages, and learn about volunteer opportunities.



Upcoming Volunteer Projects




Thursday, February 22, 2018. “Seraphic Fire “Cathedral Concert at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, 4431 Lindell Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108. Volunteers will be helping, from 6:30 PM until 10:30 PM, with a variety of tasks, from taking tickets, to helping seat patrons (our seating is general admission within 5 sections), to distributing programs, and assisting with clean-up following the concert. Sign up on the StepUp! Website, (Sign Up Routine line).

Saturday, February 24, 2018 - Annual Soulard Restoration Group Smarty Gras Trivia Night, Franklin Room, 816 Allen, St Louis, MO 63104, next to the St Peter and Paul Parish Hall. No more volunteers needed. Coordinator Marilyn Lane, 314-637-6918.

Saturday, February 24, 2018 – The Little Bit Foundation, “Music Trivia Night”,St Louis University High School, 4970 Oakland Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63110.Dress is casual and free parking is available. Volunteers needed from 4:30 PM to 10:00 PM. Volunteers to help with greeting, silent auction, picking up attendance cards, picking up school supplies and handing out mulligan’s. To sign up, contact Ellyn Horan, Development Associate, 314.221.0978, ellyn@thelittlebitfoundation.org. Provide Ellyn with your email address. Or, and also let StepUp! Coordinator know. Gene Koziatek 314-846-7819, mail @stepupstlouis.org

Saturday, March 3, 2018 – SouthSide Early Childhood Center, “Gala Dinner and Auction”, “Oh, How Unstoppable We'll Be”, Ameristar Casino Resort Spa, 1 Ameristar Blvd., St. Charles, MO 63301, Cocktail Attire. 10 Volunteers needed from 5:00 PM (volunteer training) to 10:00 PM. Duties include program pick up, various ticket selling, wine party, grab bags, wine party, live auction spotting, and fund in need. Coordinator Needed

Friday March 9, 2018 – St. Patrick Center "He Said She Said" Trivia Night. Hilton St. Louis at the Ballpark, 1 South Broadway, St Louis, MO 63102. Volunteers needed from 5:00 PM to 11:00 PM. Volunteers needed to help with registration, food and beverage, sales and more. If you are interested, you must register and complete an on-line Trivia Volunteer Registration Form and sign the electronic waiver here - https://goo.gl/forms/2hcaBrQAscN0hOHD3. Select the times and duties during registration. Although there is no StepUp! Coordinator, let StepUp! know you work this event. Send StepUp! an email or sign up at a meeting.

Saturday, March 10, 2018 - Midtown Community Service, "Midtown Trivia Night". At the St Francis Xavier Church Ballroom, 3628 Lindell and Grand Avenue, St Louis, MO. 63108. Volunteers needed from 6:00 PM to 10:00 PM. Duties include judging, bartending, and scoring. Free parking. Park in Laclede garage, one long block south on Grand @ Laclede from church. Coordinator - Jim Jeske, 314-894-3575.Coordinator .

Saturday, March 10, 2018. Tenebrae “Path of Miracles” Joined by the choirs from Rosati-Kain High School & St. Louis University High School, Cathedral Concert at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, 4431 Lindell Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108. Volunteers will be helping, from 6:30 PM until 10:30 PM, with a variety of tasks, from taking tickets, to helping seat patrons (our seating is general admission within 5 sections), to distributing programs, and assisting with clean-up following the concert. Sign up at the February meeting or on the StepUp! website, (Sign Up Routine line)

Saturday, March 24, 2018 – Crohn's and Colitis Foundation Mid-America Chapter, “14th Annual Trivia Night benefiting Crohn's & Colitis Foundation”, Jewish Community Center, 16801 Baxter Road, Chesterfield, Missouri 63005. Free Parking. Two shifts are available. Volunteers needed from 3:00 PM to 5:30 PM; duties include setup. Volunteers needed from 6:00 to 10 PM; duties include raffle ticket sales, 50/50, and table service. Please give email address. Coordinator Needed:

Saturday, March 24, 2018. “The Ambassadors of Harmony” Cathedral Concert at the Cathedral Basilica of Saint Louis, 4431 Lindell Blvd. St. Louis, MO 63108. This will be a very crowded concert, one to match a Christmas Concerts. Volunteers will be helping, from 6:30 PM until 10:30 PM, with a variety of tasks, from taking tickets, to helping seat patrons (our seating is general admission within 4 sections), to distributing programs, and assisting with clean-up following the concert. Sign up at the February meeting or on the StepUp! website, (Sign Up Routine line)

Thursday, Friday, Saturday and Sunday, May 3, May 4, May 5, and May 6, 2018 – The “69th Greater St. Louis Book Fair” at Greensfelder Recreation Complex Queeny Park. Volunteers will sign up directly with the Book Fair. Many volunteer opportunities available over the four days. For questions regarding Volunteer Information and/or Volunteer Sign-up contact Barbara at barbarabookfair@hotmail.com; Mention you are with StepUp St Louis. NO STEPUP COORDINATOR. Copies of a volunteer flyer will be available at the membership meeting and has been sent to all members. If you want a flyer copy to be sent to you, send an email to the StepUp! email address below. Sign up early to get the time and duty you desire. Jobs fill up quickly. Let StepUp! know the date and hours worked by sending an email to StepUp!

www.stepupstlouis.org (web-site);
mail@stepupstlouis.org (email address)

PRESIDENT: Gene Koziatek,
314-846-7819

VICE PRESIDENT Project Review: Sandy Weis, 314-378-4403

SECRETARY: Judy Sokolik,
314-225-4853

TREASURERS: Sandy Weis, Gene Koziatek


COMMITTEE CHAIRS:

MEMBERSHIP: Judy Sokolik, Gene Koziatek

PUBLIC RELATIONS: Mark Eisenberg, 314-781-7022