Legal Services of Eastern Missouri (LSEM) held its annual ball Saturday night at the Chase Park Plaza, which included a silent auction, dinner, dancing and an after party party. The funds raised “help advance LSEM’s mission of providing high quality legal assistance and equal access to justice for low-income people,” according to the organization’s exec director and general counsel Daniel Glazier. LSEM has helped 45,000 people through referrals to other resources, community legal education, outreach and distribution of publications. Motto: “In most cases, we change lives and in some cases, we save them.”The event co-chairs: Brenda Glick and Judy Gorin and honorary chairs were Norman Pressman and Wendi Alper-Pressman. AFTER PARTY PARTY, hosted by the young friends of LSEM and helmed by Drew Taeger, Cristina Spice and Tim O’Connell, offered tickets for a chance to win a basket of “bar essentials” worth $500.