Thank You!

Posted by: Lila Anna Sauls

Jim Christopher, THC Board Member

Thank…all of you!

Someone gave me a compliment in our board meeting yesterday. What he said is irrelevant, but I can tell you it made me feel good. I called my husband and two friends on the way back to the office! Maybe that’s just human nature… we all have the need to hear we’re doing a good job every now and then.

New Shoes for Teens at SLP

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill


St. Lawrence Place was awarded 50 shoe certificates from Payless ShoeSource through their annual Payless Shoes 4 Kids program. This is the 4th year we have been honored to receive these certificates, which allow all of the children and teens living at SLP to receive brand new shoes for free.

Dreaming Out Loud through Vision Boards

Posted by: RJames


February is known as the “Month of Love” for many.  This month, residents of SLP discovered self-love through the design of their own “Vision Boards.”

Kids Create: Bodies in Motion Fun (video)

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

Bodies in Motion staff come to the St. Lawrence Place after school program to entertain our kids with monthly fitness activities.

See a short video of a recent activity here:

This post is part of an on-going series of St. Lawrence Place kid-created and kid-focused content, published every Thursday.

Palmetto Half Marathon & 5K to Benefit SLP!

Posted by: Jessica Malovic

Since 2010, The Palmetto Half Marathon has donated $87,300 to local charities. St. Lawrence Place is honored to be selected as an Official Charity Partner for the 2013 Palmetto Half Marathon.

Kids Create: Collages

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

Columbia Museum of Art outreach staff helped the kids in the SLP after school program create collages.