SAVE THE DATE to help sow seeds of hope for those in need throughout the St. Louis region.

Join St. Francis Community Services for its eighth-annual Seeds of Hope Gala on Saturday, Sept. 9, 2023. Flaunt your floral at this semi-formal attire event that includes cocktails, dinner, an impressive live auction, and music. The highlight of the evening will be an impactful and inspiring testimony of the life-changing work of our organization. This event will be held at the unique Third Degree Glass Factory in Delmar Market District.

Cocktails 6:00 PM  |  Dinner and Program  7:00 PM

Cost: $150/person | $1500/table of 10

Attire: Flaunt Your Floral Semi-formal

Venue: Third Degree Glass Factory, 5200 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, Mo 63108

Frequently Asked Questions

How can I contact the organizer with any questions?

Please contact Brian Thouvenot at if you have questions about the event, tickets, or sponsorships.

What is the dress code for the evening?

We are encouraging guests to flaunt their floral! This is a semi-formal event — so think Sunday-Best or Wedding Attire … with FLOWERS!

Is my contribution tax-deductible?

YES! All contributions, over the value of goods and services received, are eligible for tax deductions.

Will I receive my tickets in the mail?

No, we do not issue tickets.  Your name and the names of your guests are listed on our registration form.  You simply check-in upon arrival and give them your name/s.

How many seats are at each table?

Ten (10)

Where should I park?

There is complimentary parking at the venue

What time does the event begin?

Check-in and cocktail reception begin at 6:00 p.m.

May I purchase a ticket at the door?

No, only prepaid reservation holders will be admitted to the Gala. No event ticket purchases will be accommodated at the door

What if I can’t attend but want to make a gift towards the Fund the Cause goal?

Gifts can be made online at … in the “Notes” box just type “Fund the Cause”.

Thank You to Our 2022 Sponsors!



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