The St. Louis American Foundation celebrated its 20th anniversary this past weekend at America’s Center in downtown St. Louis. The foundation supports internships, achievement recognition, special initiatives in education, scholarships to at-risk minority students and community health literacy and education.
This year’s top two awards went to Dr. Henry Shannon, former chancellor of St. Louis Community College, and Don Danforth, III, co-founder of City Academy.
In this photo by Gentry W. Trotter are Dr. Donald Suggs, actor Hill Harper, Mayor Francis Slay, and AB veep Johnny Furr, Jr
Anheuser-Busch was the title sponsor of the annual scholarship and awards banquet.