Thank you to Penny Pennington, our 2021 Champions of Hope Gala Chairwoman, all of our corporate sponsors, and the hundreds who celebrated with us safely in person.

Click the video to the left for a look back at our 2021 event.

See you next year!

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About the American Cancer Society CEOs Against Cancer of Missouri- St. Louis Chapter

The American Cancer Society is the nationwide, community-based, voluntary health organization dedicated to eliminating cancer as a major health problem by preventing cancer, saving lives, and diminishing suffering from cancer, through research, education, advocacy, and service.

The American Cancer Society CEOs Against Cancer is an influential group of corporate and business leaders that have the passion, expertise and resources needed to change the course of cancer in our workplaces, communities and beyond.

The Champions of Hope Gala is led by some of the most distinguished leaders in the St. Louis Area, our CEO's Against Cancer of Missouri - St. Louis Chapter.  

Warner Baxter, CEO of Ameren and chair of the 2016 inaugural

Champions of Hope Gala.

CEOs Against Cancer of Missouri - St. Louis     

2022 Chapter Chairs

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Joe Koenig

World Wide Technology


Vice Chair

Peter Blumeyer

UMB Bank