Irish Open Goes Virtual

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The 2020 Irish Open is happening…virtually! May 30 will be the day to log on and help people in need of a home from the comfort of your home. Go to for registration, sponsorship and donation information. Plus, head over to the 2020 Irish Open Facebook page so you can keep up to date with the latest details.

Registration for the Veterans Day 5K Run/Walk is now open. The 5th annual event will be Saturday, November 7, 2020 at Soldiers Memorial in Downtown St. Louis. The early bird registration fee is $30 ($20 for veterans) until July 4 and includes a moisture-wicking, long-sleeve shirt, reusable race bag and access to the runners’ village with fun event activities for all ages. To register, visit For more information, contact Maggie Kloppenberg at 314.802.5418 or

We’re still counting the totals raised during Pot O’ Gold. Thanks to Edward Jones, Anheuser-Busch, local Catholic schools and parishes, and others for hosting various fundraisers in
the community.

In February, we raised a record-breaking $169,000 at St. Patrick Center Trivia Party. 73 teams competed in the trivia contest at St. Louis Union Station. Congratulations to first place, second place and flighted prize winners. We’re grateful for our event sponsors, trivia teams, emcee Courtney Budelman of Show Me St. Louis on 5 on Your Side and our crew of 100+ volunteers.

As seen in the May 2020 Chronicles

Published May 6, 2020