2016 Rooster Run
Rudy Rooster along with Fredbird cheered on our 2016 Rooster Run participants on July 9th. The day was perfect and all enjoyed the camaraderie, the great cause, the exercise and the food and beverage. We loved the three attendees that dressed up like roosters to add to the festivities at Forest Park. Enjoy the photos!
Suicide Prevention Day
On November 20, 2015, Provident held our second annual Suicide Prevention Day at Temple Emanuel, 12166 Conway Road in Creve Ceour. Over 75 attended the event with keynote speaker, Linda Fehrmann, President of the Eastern Chapter of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. There were also two panels - a community-based panel with representatives from CHADS Coalition, the National Alliance on Mental Illness, and Provident; and a second panel consisting of crisis hotline representatives from Kids Under Twenty-One (KUTO), Behavioral Health Response (BHR) and Provident. Question, Persuade, Refer training was then offered in the afternoon. Sponsors of the event included SSM Behavioral Health and the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention. Here are a few photos from the event.
2015 Rooster Run
The weather was spectacular for our third Annual 5K Rooster Run and One Mile Fun Walk. Big thanks to Emerson for being our presenting sponsor and to Farrah Fazal from KSDK for serving as our Master of Ceremonies. Great prizes to our best dressed canines and to our speedy runners! Thanks for your support! All funds help our counseling services, suicide prevention and community outreach. Checkout our photos!
2014 Annual Dinner
See the highlights of our Annual Dinner held on November 19th at Windows on Washington. James Buford was our honorary chair; Stuart Greenbaum, our Board Chair, presented Shelli Kastin with the inaugural Jackie Kaiser volunteer award for her dedicated work with the Survivors of Suicide groups for the past nine years (photo at right). And, we heard client stories about the impact of our programs on people's lives. Thanks for all who attended and supported our mission.
Our 2014 Rooster Run
Checkout the FUN we had this year! We had our furry canines join in the Race along with a pet costume contest. It was definitely a blast with over 300 runners. Thanks to all who volunteered and participated! We need your valuable support to maintain our critical services.
Our 2013 Inaugural Rooster Run
Provident’s inaugural Rooster Run drew 261 participants and 86 volunteers to Forest Park’s Upper Muny Lot on July 20. We’re proud to report we exceeded our participation goal by 100%! Thanks to sponsor support and individuals donors, Provident will net around $15,000 toward programming.
Enjoy our photos
to experience the event!