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June 26th, 2014

2014 St. Louis Pride Fest

2014 St. Louis Pride Fest will take place Saturday, June 28 from noon-9:30 p.m. and Sunday June 29 from 1-7:30 p.m at Soldiers’ Memorial in downtown St. Louis. Admission is free! Additional information about the event can be found on Pride St. Louis’ page. Safe connections will be at the event on both Saturday and Read More…

May 7th, 2014

GiveSTLday Raises Record Donations

GiveSTLday was a resounding success for Safe Connections and the St. Louis region. Fifty (50!) supporters chose to make gifts to us totaling $5,000. Totals: The entire region donated a grand total of $1,108,815 through 13,407 gifts for 780 local nonprofits. We raised more than other regions who have used this 24-hour online giving model. Read More…

April 21st, 2014

Be Part of #GiveLocalAmerica

Mark your calendar for Tuesday, May 6, our region’s first Give STL Day. Safe Connections is thrilled to be part of our region’s first-ever, community-wide 24-hour online giving initiative. Based on the fact that “we’re better together” the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation is hosting this  local day as part of the national movement, Give Local Read More…

April 1st, 2014

Introducing Safe Connections Community Ambassadors: Bella and Lily Ibur

Indie Pop/ Rock Group Bella & Lily are partnering with Safe Connections to spread awareness of domestic and sexual violence issues. They will be using their place in the spotlight to help women and girls get safe and stay safe. To launch our partnership, Bella & Lily have invited Safe Connections to have an information Read More…

March 28th, 2014

Drive for a Cause!

We are so honored to be chosen by the St. Louis Region – Porsche Club of America as the beneficiary this year at their Charity Laps event on Sunday, April 6!  Don’t miss the excitement of improving your driving skills during this on-track driver education weekend at Gateway Motorsports Park in Madison, Illinois, just minutes Read More…

March 27th, 2014

Our Partnership with The Angel Band Project

We are so proud to be chosen by The Angel Band Project and Maryville University to pilot a new music therapy program.  The Angel Band Project is making it possible for a Music Therapist from Maryville University to regularly co-facilitate one of our teen support groups.  This Expressive Arts Therapy group has had incredible effects Read More…