Supporting St. Lawrence Place is sometimes as easy as doing what you love. Run, walk or shop to your heart’s content all while benefitting our community and families.

Starts: 10:30 a.m.

Ends: 1 p.m.

Forest Lake Country Club

Angel’s Tea & Silent Auction


Now in its 12th year, the St. Lawrence Place Angel’s Tea is back and better than ever! Sip champagne while browsing one of Columbia’s best silent auctions. Our noon tea and luncheon will be held on Friday, April 13 at the Forest Lake Country Club. Monkee’s of Columbia is sponsoring a fashion show as part of the big event.

Get your tickets now before we sell out!

Tickets are $30 per person, or for $50, be an Angel with a Halo! Reserve your place by contacting Laura Stokes at (803) 602-6379, or purchase a ticket here.

See our Facebook Event page for more details.

Starts: 7 p.m.

Ends: 10 p.m.

Rockbridge Club Tennis & Swim Club

4135 Rockbridge Road

Columbia, SC

Blues, BBQ and Oysters

2018 Blues, BBQ and Oysters

It’s Oyster shuckin’ time! There’s no better way to spend a gorgeous fall evening in South Carolina than drinking cool libations and enjoying oysters and BBQ!

Join us for Blues, BBQ and Oysters benefiting St. Lawrence Place and Family Shelter.

The event will feature oysters, drinks, and a BBQ buffet. All proceeds will go to the programs of St. Lawrence Place and Family Shelter.

Tickets are only $40

Purchase your ticket now and help in our mission of getting Midlands families from homelessness to home.

Annual Greenery Sale

Each fall, St. Lawrence Place sells beautiful fresh-cut greenery, including wreaths, garlands, and centerpieces that benefit the community’s children and teen programs. Your selections are direct shipped to you (or anywhere in the United States) from Sherwood Forest Farms in Washington. Or you can pick up your greenery at Trinity Cathedral (1100 Sumter Street) the last week of November. We will contact you to let you know when your order is ready. Don’t miss this great gift opportunity that’s sure to brighten anyone’s holiday!

Starts: 5K 8:00 AM, Fun Run 9:00 AM

Behind St. Joseph's Catholic Church

Blossom Street at Branham Street

Columbia, SC

Race For The Place 5K & Fun Run


This winter, lace up your running shoes and join us on February 23 ,2019 for our annual Race For The Place 5K and Kids Fun Run. The course is fast and flat and the 5K begins at 8 AM behind St. Joseph’s Catholic Church at Blossom and Branham Streets. The Kids Fun Run begin at 9 AM. We continue to partner with Gamecocks Women’s Basketball Coach Dawn Staley and her organization, INNERSOLE, to provide new athletic shoes through the organization.