Kids Create: Construction Paper Art

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

The Columbia Museum of Art outreach staff recently led the children in our after school program in creating construction paper landscape collage art:

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2012: A Look Back

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

A 2012 Success Story

2012 was an incredible and hope-filled year of growth at St. Lawrence Place. We wanted to say thank you for being a part of it, and share with you some accomplishments that your support helped make possible.
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Kids Create: Fun Run Excitement! (video)

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

On Saturday, February 9th, over 55 children under the age of 12, (including some of the children currently living at SLP), participated in the Race for the Place Fun Run to benefit St. Lawrence Place.  Click below to view brief videos of the start line for the 1/4 mile, 1/2 mile, and 1 mile Fun Runs!

PS-Cocky makes an appearance in the last video!

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When our Worlds Collide

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

When you work for a non-profit, you live it.  And so does your family.

They really are great friends, even though Michael’s not smiling in this pic!

My boys know and love St. Lawrence Place. They do school projects on the organization, ask for donations instead of birthday presents, and volunteer with friends to make lunches for the children’s program.  Sometimes I wonder what’s going on in those heads as they walk around campus as though they (or their mama) run the place…and then it hits you in the oddest moment. That’s the moment when your two worlds collide.
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The National Anthem on Saxophone (video)

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

Click below to see a teenage resident of St. Lawrence Place, Mercutio, playing The Star Spangled Banner on saxophone before the Race for the Place 5K on Saturday, February 9th.
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Race for the Place 5K & Fun Run Wrap-Up (Pictures)!

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

A huge thank you to all the volunteers, sponsors, and participants that made the 2013 Race for the Place such a success.  We had over 330 participants in the 5k and Fun Run!  We also had a couple former SLP residents participate, as well as some current SLP residents and children.

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