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What: 2020 Moment in Time Gala
Thursday, October 8, 2020
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
The location of your own choosing!

We’re going virtual! Join us as we celebrate our first virtual Moment in Time Gala on October 8th at the location of your choice, because we are going virtual!

Guests will enjoy a fun evening of live and silent auctions, raffles, and much more!

Our Guest Speaker will be The Rt. Rev. Deon Johnson, who was elected by the Episcopal Diocese of Missouri as our eleventh bishop on 11/23/19 and ordained on 06/13/20. He is the first black, first openly gay, and first immigrant to lead our diocese. He has deep experience in social justice issues and recently as bishop, he authored an anti-racism covenant! We are excited to have Bishop Deon as our speaker!

We will also have a pre-gala VIP experience which will feature guest performer, Brian Owens. He is a singer, songwriter and dedicated community activist, who performed a duet with five-time Grammy-winning and legendary vocalist Michael McDonald on SOUL OF FERGUSON. Brian is also the founder and Executive Director of L.I.F.E. Arts Inc. (Leadership, Innovation, Faith and Entrepreneurship). This is a nonprofit that provides artistic resources, opportunities, mentoring and positive experiences to help students in under served communities throughout Ferguson and the St. Louis metropolitan area to access consistent and localized programs, experiences and infrastructure. Additionally, Owens serves as the Community Music Artist in Residence with the E. Desmond Lee Fine Arts Collaborative at the University of Missouri St. Louis.

Tickets are $25 per gala admission (6 pm to 7 pm) OR $50 per VIP gala admission including a pre-Gala experience (5:30 pm to 6 pm).
Reservations may be made by accessing our event website using the button below.

For additional information, please contact the ECM office at 314-436-3545 or