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October 6th, 2017

The Clothesline Project: Raising Awareness in October

Each year in October, Safe Connections is proud to be a part of YWCA Woman’s Place annual Vigil for Women’s Safety and the Clothesline Project. People throughout the St. Louis community gather to support women who have experienced violence while remembering those who did not survive. In collaboration with Safe Connections, the vigil will feature a Read More…

May 8th, 2017

Give STL Day is TODAY!

What can we do in a day? Click Here to Support Safe Connections It turns out, a lot. Last year, Give STL Day raised more than $2 million dollars for local nonprofits working hard to make an impact in the community. Safe Connections was able to raise over $5,000 in one day. Wow. This 24-hour day Read More…

November 18th, 2015

Quilt National is Closed

“The Oscars” of Fine Art Quilts Says Goodbye to St. Louis Quilt National fans from throughout the Midwest experienced the quilts in an elegant new space this year, the beautifully restored Peabody Opera House in Downtown St. Louis. This year featured 39 exquisite quilts from around the world. One Missouri artist was featured, long-time Quilt National veteran Springfield’s Pam RuBert, known for Read More…

October 30th, 2015

Do You Have Plans in November? Because Safe Connections Does.

Safe Connections has a slew of awesome events planned for the month of November. Before you start thinking about turkeys, cranberry sauce and stuffing, mark your calendars for any (or all) of our upcoming events. Voices Ending Violence – November 4 Voices Ending Violence is our largest annual fundraiser, and this year’s event happens to be Read More…

July 28th, 2015

Race4 Domestic Violence Prevention 5K 2015 Recap

5K Fun to Prevent Domestic and Sexual Abuse We had a great turn out of over 130 runners and walkers, who didn’t let the rising temperatures stop them this past Saturday, July 25th 2015 as they raced through beautiful Carondelet Park. View race day photos here. View finish line photos here. A big thank you Read More…

June 29th, 2015

Year in Review

2014 was packed fulled of great Young Professionals events. With an array of great events to choose from, it’s easy to get involved! Check out what last year looked like for the YPs: February 27: Kick-off happy hour at Bar Louie in Kirkwood.  Nearly 40 young professionals met to discuss the calendar of events for 2014 and ways Read More…

June 25th, 2015

Top Five Reasons to Go to LOVE.

If you’re on the fence about registering for our latest event, the LOVE Dance Party – let us persuade you with the Top Five Reasons you should be there! 1. Who doesn’t Love Love? Our annual LOVE. Party, presented by our Young Professionals, is a celebration of healthy relationships. Relationships come in all shapes and Read More…

April 27th, 2015

Give STL Day Is One Week Away

What can we do in a day? Last year’s Give STL Day, St. Louis’ first, was a resounding success for Safe Connections and the St. Louis region. This 24-hour online giving event presented by the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation raised more than $1.1 million through 13,000+ gifts made to 528 local nonprofits. We were the Read More…

April 20th, 2015

Together!

Our Together! Engaging Women • Empowering Girls brunch is Saturday, and the silent auction is open now! There are currently more than 100 great items to bid on, in categories for every interest and prices for every budget. We’re not done adding items yet, so be sure to check back often so you don’t miss anything. This Read More…

October 1st, 2014

It’s Domestic Awareness Month, Light A Candle

Each year, Safe Connections is proud to be a part of Woman’s Place annual Vigil for Women’s Safety. People throughout the St. Louis community gather to support women who have experienced violence while remembering those who did not survive. Please be a part of this event at 6 p.m. Wednesday, October 15 at Woman’s Place, Read More…