News

June

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Tue

Kids Win Missouri released a new report today that details the challenges child care providers face as a result of the COVID-19 pandemic and calls for Congress to invest an additional $50 billion to stabilize the child care profession. More>

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Tue

The Saint Louis County Library Branch on Natural Bridge is temporarily closed. More>

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Fri

Childcare providers in STL County - apply for the St. Louis CARES Child Care Relief Program today! Deadline has been extended to Tues., 7/14. United 4 Children has partnered w/ Gladiator & The Charity CFO to offer you support in writing your application! More>

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Wed

Maneuvering to Meet Emergency Needs During the COVID-19 Pandemic More>

10

Wed

Coming at COVID-19 Head On: Treating the Most Impacted Communities in the St. Louis Region More>

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Mon

3 key tips: Keep 6 feet apart. Wear a mask. Wash your hands often. More>

May

28

Thu

The Power of Technology—and Human Connections—to Keep Children Engaged and Learning More>

27

Wed

Join your community members for a live table talk around our Zoom table! Three sessions are available. RSVP while there are still spaces left. More>

22

Fri

Each car receives one box filled with 20+ pounds of food, including shelf-stable meals and snacks as well as an assortment of fresh produce. More>

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Fri

Providing Essential Products to Ensure the Well-Being of the Youngest Members of Our Community More>

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Thu

Early childcare education providers, parents, and advocates have worked together to develop demands of our local and state leaders to support the essential work of early childhood educators. Sign the demands today. More>

15

Fri

Affinia expands eligibility for free drive-thru testing in Pagedale. More>

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Wed

Stepping Up to Address Food Insecurity as the COVID-19 Pandemic Grew More>

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Fri

Signature collection is no longer a viable path to a Nov. vote in STL County. We are advocating for our proposed ballot initiative to be put on the ballot by the County Council. More>

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Thu

DSS will expand child care assistance to low-income families & support child care providers w/ funding from the CARES Act. Will make it possible for more low-income families to qualify for child care assistance. Some families will see benefits increase. More>

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Fri

Help with housing and utility bills is available through the Society of St. Vincent de Paul. More>

April

30

Thu

Eyethrive, based in Maryland Heights, is providing free eyeglasses to children 4-18 who have a valid prescription and who have lost or broken their glasses. They will mail the eyeglasses to the child’s home. More>

30

Thu

Debut: Teaching in Room 9
updated on 4/30/20

Beginning TODAY, Nine Network is launching "Teaching in Room 9". Two hours of literacy and math instruction for students, Pre-K through fourth grade, will be broadcast weekdays from 12:30–2:30 pm, free of charge on Nine PBS. More>

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Wed

New resources help families face current challenges like missing friends and feeling worried, while also giving children ways to celebrate the helpers in their neighborhoods, from pharmacists to mail carriers to grocery store employees. More>

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Wed

The COVID-19 Equitable Relief and Recovery Fund Grant is now available to Black-led organizations providing direct aid to and/or leading mobilizing efforts for communities most affected by COVID-19. Grants may range from $5,000 to $50,000. More>