Investing in Education for Homeless Adults Makes Sense

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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Take a look at this article by Ralph da Costa Nunez, the President of ICPH, Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness: http://www.huffingtonpost.com/ralph-da-costa-nunez/the-dollars-and-sense-of-a-basic-education-_b_6940232.html
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Spring Break Camp at SLP

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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SLP Spring Break camp at the SC State House.

As part of our on-going programs for school-age children at St. Lawrence Place, we have offered a full-day, week-long Spring Break Camp for over 10 years.
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Family Literacy Night: Alliteration!

Posted by: Ashley Harp

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February’s Family Literacy Night was filled with fabulous families, finger-licking food, fantastic fun and…you guessed it, alliteration!  After learning the meaning of alliteration, the families crafted their own poems using the literary device.

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A Love/Hate Relationship with Data

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

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Data.

As St. Lawrence Place and Trinity Housing become a best practice in helping homeless families gain independence, we are also working towards gathering the most accurate data possible to build our case programs such as ours work.

Funders want it. But people like me hate it.
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Live Oak Place Progress!

Posted by: Lila Anna Sauls

Happy New Year!

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Did you know the St. Lawrence Place Team can be a bit curious…and sneaky? We’ve patiently watched the progress on Live Oak Place, our sister affordable housing project next door, since last fall, so when we saw the front door was open this afternoon we just couldn’t help ourselves.
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Snowball Fights at St. Lawrence Place

Posted by: Lila Anna Sauls

 

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We had a snowball fight at St. Lawrence Place this week. Staff was running around the office, ducking behind chairs, hiding behind doors and giggling like children as perfectly shaped snowballs sailed through the air.
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