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Safe Connections Receives BBB TORCH Award

On Tuesday, Oct. 14, 2014 at the Chase Park Plaza in St. Louis, the Better Business Bureau presented Safe Connections with a TORCH Award in recognition for our exceptional standards for ethical business practices and service to our clients, employees and…

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Mary McMurtrey Named Nonprofit Professional of the Year

Tuesday, August 12, 2014 – Safe Connections’ good friend Mary McMurtrey of the Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation was presented with the 2014 Nonprofit Professional of the Year Award from the Community Service Public Relations Council today at the Sheraton…

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I’ll Have the Potato Skins Please

When an online reviewer asked for servers at a West Virginia restaurant to “Show More Skin” owner Daniel McCawley came up with a promotion that gave the costumer just what he wanted.  More skin. Potato skins that is. McCawley put…

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White House Cracks Down on Campus Rape

On Monday the White House issued guidelines for college campuses after a string of widely publicized rapes.  The guidelines urge colleges and the military to conduct anonymous surveys about sexual assault cases, adopt anti-assault policies and work to better ensure…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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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…

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