SAVE THE DATE: April 3, 2021

CID OUT LOUD!, our annual gala to support children who are deaf and hard of hearing, will be held on April 3, 2021. This year’s event will take place online with the theme St. Louis Spirit. Please check back soon for more information.

To explore a sponsorship opportunity, please contact Melany Nitzsche at or 314.977.0163.

CID OUT LOUD! event sponsors can click here to make their sponsorship gift.


Thank you to members of our 2021 event committee and other volunteers and donors for their wonderful support!

Jeff Kapfer
Karen and Terry Leebolt
Shelby and Charles Reneski

Chris Fete
Jennifer and Chris Koster
Nick Lampi
Michael Laycob
Laurie Miller
Dan Sherman
Katie and Andrew Westerfeld

Ultimate Event Sponsors

Centene logo

Anabeth & John Weil

Ultimate Paddle Sponsor

Roeslein & Associates logo

Mobile Engagement Sponsor

Wine Pull Sponsor

The Toombs Family Foundation

Scholarship Auction Sponsor

Edward Jones logo

Auction Sponsor

Mrs. F. Lee Hawes

Premier Sponsors

Carmody MacDonald: Attorneys & Counselors at Law

Mariquita Barbieri Donor Advised Fund

C. Baker Cunningham & Doris Drewry

Sally & Ned Lemkemeier

The Northern Trust Company logo

Supporting Sponsors

Commerce Bank

Carolyn & Mike Rayner

Carol & Dave Schepers

Kathy & Jim Snowden

W. Bruce Springer & Dr. Patsy West

Washington University School of Medicine – Department of Otolaryngology – Head & Neck Surgery

View photos and videos from our previous CID OUT LOUD! events.