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April 4th, 2014
Posted in Media Room

Safe Connections Partnership with Bella & Lily on KWMU Today

Safe Connections will be on the radio today! Tune in to 90.7 FM KWMU’s Cityscape program at noon to hear Safe Connections Community Ambassadors Bella and Lily Ibur talk about our partnership. The Indie-pop duo (first album produced October 2013) will also be promoting our full weekend of events April 11-12. The girls will talk 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…

March 7th, 2014
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March KDHX 88.1 Nonprofit Spotlight on Safe Connections

Safe Connections is so lucky! KDHX  88.1 Community Radio chose Safe Connections as a “Spotlight Nonprofit” for March 2014. KDHX is airing our feature story 1-2 times each day for the entire month of March, focusing on how we help women and teen girls reclaim their lives after abuse or rape. The story highlighted how we Read More…

January 30th, 2014
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Safe Connections Congratulates Shanti Parikh

Congratulations to Safe Connections supporter Shanti Parikh on being featured in the St. Louis Business Journal’s “7 Women to Watch” cover story. Planned Parenthood of St. Louis CEO Paula Gianiao is retiring and as board chair, Shanti is in charge of finding her replacement.  With more and more legislation limiting the amount of money for Read More…

January 23rd, 2014
Posted in Events, Media Room

Announcing Our Together Brunch Speakers

We are thrilled to welcome our speakers for this year’s Together brunch. We have four incredible panelists being moderated by KWMU’s Rachel Lippmann, returning by popular demand. Our speakers are: Lily and Bella Ibur, local sisters still in their teens and already with a successful indie-pop album, Count to Ten Kim Hudson, FOX2 News reporter and Read More…

December 13th, 2013

Secretary of State Jason Kander at Safe Connections Lauding Safe at Home Program

Missouri Secretary of State Jason Kander visited Safe Connections December 12 and thanked St. Louis leaders for providing access to the Safe at Home program for women who have been abused. Leaders from local domestic and sexual violence agencies including the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department and the St. Louis City Circuit Attorney’s Office shared Read More…

October 1st, 2013
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Quilt National 2013

Quilt National 2013…Staying on the Cutting Edge As our most established event, Quilt National directly supports our education, intervention and counseling services to address domestic and sexual violence. We are thrilled that this year’s Quilt National exhibition will be held at the beautiful Saint Louis University Museum of Art located in Grand Center. Since 1988, Read More…

September 30th, 2013
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Quilt National Opens September 25 at the Foundry Art Centre

Safe Connections announces the 2009 return of its signature fundraising event, Quilt National, the nation’s premier textile art exhibition. With more than 80 quilts and fiber arts works, Quilt National ’09 showcases the best in international contemporary quilt art. More than 1,000 entries were submitted for consideration in this year’s show. Of the 85 that Read More…

February 18th, 2010
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The Third Annual Together! Engaging Women/Empowering Girls Brunch

Three very different, but equally successful women will share their uplifting stories of challenge and triumph on Saturday, May 1 at the third annual Together! brunch at the Sheraton Clayton Plaza Hotel. The event will welcome more than 300 women and girls to hear words of wisdom from the following panelists:  Holly Cunningham, entrepreneur and Read More…