Flashback: And They’re Off! (video from Race for the Place 5K)

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

On Saturday, February 9, 2013, we hosted our 4th annual Race for the Place 5K event to benefit the families living in our transitional housing program at St. Lawrence Place.  This year’s event raised over $10,500 for SLP!
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The Importance of Cultural Experiences for Homeless Youth

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

SLP kids at Columbia Museum of Art

The arts should be a part of every child’s life–and, therefore, part of every homeless child’s life as well. But homeless and poor parents, who are struggling with the demands of their everyday lives, are hard-pressed to provide culturally-enriching activities for their children. And yet, these children need such experiences as much as other children do to complete their education.
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Music for A Cause

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

St. Lawrence Place is honored to have been chosen as one of seven local non-profits that will benefit from SC Philharmonic’s Music for a Cause program this year!
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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.
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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.
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Dream Dinners for A Cause

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

Have you heard of Dream Dinners?  How would you like to be able to go home tonight and know that a fully prepared meal was waiting on you; all you have to do is heat it up?  Sounds pretty good, huh?  Well, that’s what Dream Dinners does…and through their unique relationship with St. Lawrence Place, they also allow your meal purchase to help a local non-profit.
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