Press Release: St. Louis Chapter Masque Ball


On Friday, March 6, 2020, the St. Louis Chapter of Chums, Inc. held its annual Masque Ball at the Ameristar Casino and Conference Center. Proceeds from the Ball over the last several years have enabled the chapter to award more than $100,000 in scholarships to college bound students.  


The Masque Ball was attended by approximately 600 guests, including Merla Drew, Washington, DC and CHUMS national president Elizabeth Saunders. The black tie event included dinner, a New Orleans style masque parade, masque contest and dancing.  In celebration of CHUMS Incorporated’s 40th anniversary, members wore red gowns. 



Respectfully Submitted ,


Melva R. Pete, Public Relations Officer


Chums, Inc. – St. Louis Chapter


Contact Info:  melvapete@yahoo.com/314-614-1208


St. Louis Chapter
Masque Ball