From Homeless to Home

Posted by: Tyra Jefferson

Going from being homeless to finding a stable and permanent home, can be one of the most difficult and challenging experiences a family can face.  St. Lawrence Place is a program where families are provided with structure, guidance, support and with the necessary life skills to become self-sufficient during and after their participation in the program.  Over the years, SLP staff has kept in touch with families who have completed the program.  If they choose, former participants can join the St. Lawrence Place Alumni Association.  St. Lawrence Place is proud to introduce two families that completed the program and made a transition from being homeless to become a homeowner.

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SLP Fall/Winter Newsletter

Posted by: Becca Smith Hill

Take a look at our Fall/Winter 2014 newsletter!

SLP Fall/Winter Newsletter

 

Inside you’ll read an article about SLP by Salley McAden McInerney, a former State Newspaper columnist, as well as an article from Trinity Housing Corporation Board Chair, Walker McKay, expressing why he gives to St. Lawrence Place.

You’ll also read a really informative interview with Dona Anderson, Director of Institute for Children, Poverty & Homelessness (ICPH) in NYC.

And don’t forget to Save the Dates for Sip for St. Lawrence Place on December 10th & the Race for the Place 5K on February 21, 2015.

 

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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Our Very Own Community Builder at SLP!

Posted by: RJames

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Because of her awesome work in founding and continuing to serve our adult book club, Lila Anna Sauls and I decided to nominate Tamara King as a “Community Builder,” a program sponsored by a partnership between WIS TV and Mungo Homes.
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Sandhills School Volunteers Prepared an Apartment for a Family

Posted by: Rachel Gunter

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As current families graduate, we prepare for new ones to enter the program. This always entails scrubbing the apartment from top to bottom, and furnishing every room.
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The Business of St. Lawrence Place

Posted by: Lila Anna Sauls

I run a non-profit.  I am a CEO. Today I am dressed in business attire, and walked down Main Street with a purpose…securing support and funding for the programs at St. Lawrence Place.
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