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September 12, 2013
ST. LOUIS, MO (Sept. 12) – This Friday, September 13, Laclede Gas will host the 10th annual “United We Grill” BBQ and Washers Tournament benefiting the United Way of Greater St. Louis.
“There is nothing more St. Louis than a game of washers. The competition will be great,” said the Laclede Gas President Steve Lindsey. “This is about bringing the community together in a fun way and helping others in the process. The event is open to the public and we expect quite the crowd. It’s an excellent way to unite people of different backgrounds and ultimately strengthen service in the region— which is United Way’s mission.”
Local celebrities will be serving lunch, including Mr. Lindsey, Suzanne Sitherwood Laclede Group president and CEO, Orvin Kimbrough United Way CEO and Bill Siedhoff director of the Department of Human Services for the City of St. Louis. Guests are encouraged to enjoy the musical entertainment and root for their favorite team in the corporate washers tournament.
What: “United We Grill” BBQ and Washers Tournament
Choice of burger, bratwurst or chicken and chips for $6 – all proceeds benefit United Way
Corporate washers tournament
Who: Suzanne Sitherwood, The Laclede Group President and CEO
Steve Lindsey, Laclede Gas President
Orvin Kimbrough, United Way CEO
Bill Siedhoff, Director of the Department of Human Services for the City of St. Louis
When: Friday, September 13
11 a.m. – 2 p.m. BBQ
1 p.m. – 2 p.m. Washers Tournament
Best photo opportunity from 12 p.m. – 1 p.m. for celebrity servers
Where: Kiener Plaza, downtown St. Louis (located on Broadway between Market and Chestnut)
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