The St. Louis Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala will be held on April 1, 2023 at the Hilton St. Louis Frontenac

Join us at 5:30 p.m. on Saturday, April 1 at the Clayton Ballroom at the Hilton St. Louis Frontenac for the Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala and Casino Night.

Individual tickets cost $150 and include free parking, complimentary reception, dinner, an awards program and casino games including $1,000 in "fun money" chips to participate.

Purchase STL Gala Tickets Here

The Kansas City Beat the Odds for Epilepsy Gala will be held on April 15, 2023 at the Carriage Club

The Kansas City Gala will be held at 5:30 p.m. at the Carriage Club.

Individual tickets cost $150 and include:

  • Complimentary Valet Parking
  • Complimentary Beer & Wine Reception
  • Dinner
  • Live Auction
  • Casino Games
  • $1,000 in "fun money" vouchers/chips to participate in casino games (additional $500 in vouchers/chips are available for $20 each)

Purchase KC Gala Tickets Here

If you would like to volunteer or have any items for donation to either Gala, please contact Judy Bubenik at

A Huge THANK YOU to All Who Attended, Donated and Sponsored:

The Beat the Odds Epilepsy Foundation Gala Presented by Oracle in Honor of John Crane

Held on November 11, 2022 in Columbia, Missouri.

A special thanks to our wonderful speakers:  Chanda Gunn and Elizabeth Tummons.

We couldn't have done it with our sponsors:  Oracle, Sunovian, SK Life Science, UCB, Boyce and Bynum, Flat Branch Loans, Jazz Pharmaceuticals, Illicit Gardens, LivaNova, MU Health Care, Neurelis and Xeris.  Also, our bar sponsors:  Macadoodles, Nauser Beverage, NK Scheppers and Six-Mile Ordinary.

Finally, we wanted to thank Dr. Komal Ashraf who worked tirelessly to make this event such a success.

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