News

May

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Summer Meals
updated on 5/17/19

Looking for a place where kids and teens can get a healthy, delicious meal during the summer months? Find free summer meals near you! More>

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Early Childhood (birth to age five) current and potential parents and guardians, center directors owners, and educators—we want to hear your dreams for our region’s early childhood education system! Please forward this survey along to families you know! More>

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STL Youth Jobs is now accepting applications for several youth based programs. More>

April

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Children age 5 and under are invited to explore the wonders of science that will build on children’s curiosity about the natural world, introduce children to science concepts and provide a foundation for Science, Technology, Engineering, Art and Math. More>

March

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From March 15th, 2019-Nov. 16th, Childcare Providers will plan & facilitate educational enrichment & social emotional experiences among youth ages 2-10 while their guardians participate in WEPOWER programming. More>

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The Cabinet working-group is designed to convene parents, neighborhood members, birth workers, home visiting professionals, and community health workers, the purpose to establish strategies to reach 0 racial disparities in infant mortality by 2033. More>

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Know anyone interested in a career in banking? See the attached flyer for information on a FREE training program that starts in April (& participants also receive a weekly stipend). Please share this information with others who could benefit from it. More>

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Come Join the Celebration!
updated on 3/01/19

Happy Black History Month! I'm excited to announce that each day throughout the month of February Prosperity Connection will be posting either a quote or fact about one of our great American heroes on our facebook page! More>

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Beyond Housing
updated on 3/01/19

Free tax preparation More>

January

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A message from the Department of Social Services for food stamp recipients detailing benefits for the month of February in light of the government shutdown. More>

December

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The Safe Sleep Program provides a Pack-n-Play, w/ bassinet (for infants 0-6 months) & 1 fitted sheet to families in need. The program is available through home visitation programs, or to families not in home visitation programs who take safe sleep class. More>

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Mercy Neighborhood Ministry has put together a list of churches, restaurants, nonprofits, etc. providing free meals on Christmas Day. Feel free to share or add to the list if you know of others! More>

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FLOURISH is seeking community leaders to join the FLOURISH Community Leaders Cabinet. The Cabinet will work to better understand and address the conditions in our community that lead to babies not thriving. Community members should sign up by Jan. 31st. More>

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WEPOWER is seeking fellows to equitably reimagine and redesign our region’s early childhood education (ECE) system. Applications due January 13th, 2019. More>

October

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Are you or someone you know a mom and in need of mother-baby items? If so, Jamaa Birth Village has an oversupply of formula, baby food and clothes. Stop by to see Jamaa Birth Village on Mondays & Wednesdays between 10am & 3pm or inbox Jamaa for more info. More>

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DESE has worked with others to develop a draft framework for a quality assurance report pilot. Input from families and early learning professionals from all aspects of the field is requested. Interested parties may submit their input via a survey. More>

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Miriam Learning Center is scheduling professional development training for schools and organizations. More>

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 Salvation Army has received an unexpectedly large donation of "Bombas" socks. Bombas has requested the socks be used for people who are homeless. Contact Jacki MacIntosh, jacki@loavesandfishes-stl.org, or Gary Busiek at Gary_Busiek@usc.salvationarmy.org. More>

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Family Solutions for Kids is a free, in-home intervention tailored to meet the distinct needs of every family served. FSK is available to any St. Louis County family with identified youth ages 4 thru 19. The program currently has no waitlist. More>

September

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Affinia's Child Development Center (CDC) is currently fully staffed and has no waitlist for child psychiatry services. More>