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By SuperUser Account on 4/25/2013 8:06 AM
If you want to help someone who needs to talk, and offer them hope and resources, our next Life Crisis training session will be in the fall.  Please check our website for the schedule in the coming months. 
By SuperUser Account on 4/19/2013 2:54 PM
And, for every person that downloads the Bonfyre photo app, an app that allows you  to share photos from your carnival experience, receive event updates in real-time and make ThurtenE weekend an event to remember, Bonfyre will proudly donate $1 to Provident.
How to join? Follow these easy steps to join the official bonfyre:
 1. Download Bonfyre from the App Store or Google Play
 2. Sign up (Facebook or email)
3. Then, check out the ThurtenE website to scan the code.
By SuperUser Account on 4/15/2013 1:37 PM
Provident received a $1,000 grant for school and basic necessities supplies for youth in the Penrose-O’Fallon neighborhood from Old Newsboy Day.  
By SuperUser Account on 3/21/2013 12:31 PM
On April 19th - 21st, ThurtenE, a student club at Washington University that was initially founded in 1904, is putting on a spectacular carnival on their campus (Skinker & Forest Park Pkwy) , complete with entertaining skits, rides, food and games.
By SuperUser Account on 3/5/2013 11:53 AM
If you're a senior citizen and want to learn more about Healthy Living, join us at the SHREVE Clubhouse for a workshop facilitated by Jennifer Washington, Provident clinician. The date is Thursday, March 14th, 10 - 11:30 am at our SHREVE Clubhouse, 4008 Shreve Avenue, St. Louis, MO 63115.  Enjoy conversation, a light breakfast and an opportunity to learn. Please
By SuperUser Account on 2/22/2013 11:43 AM
On Wednesday, February 20th, Hanrahan, Fairview, Ashland, Dunbar and Gary Gore students displayed their talents on stage to a packed audience at the Fairview gym. Following their entertaining routines, five Collegiate fraternities came up on stage to show students how their dance skills can further develop as they grow and mature.  Setting a positive example about how your interests and passions continue into later life, is a great life lesson. Thanks to all who organized this grand event!
By SuperUser Account on 2/14/2013 12:42 PM
Senior Citizens who attended the Healthy Relationships workshop on February 14th enjoyed great discussion, companionship, a light breakfast and an opportunity to learn about strong and positive relationships.  Jennifer Washington, clinical therapist, shared valuable knowledge about what it takes to have a healthy relationship and Evelena Jones, case manager, discussed the benefits of hand reflexology.  The event was topped off by Evelena's  home baked velvet cake ... absolutely yummy!
By SuperUser Account on 2/4/2013 2:45 PM
Professor Stuart Greenbaum, our new Board Chair, is featured in the St. Louis Business Journal (February 1 - 7). The article highlights his significant accomplishments as Dean of the Olin School of Business, Washington University, his previous tenure as a faculty member at Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University, and his many years of service on the boards of over 17 different organizations.  We're very fortunate to have a man of his character and experience heading up our Board and look forward to realizing his vision as he leads our organization during the next couple of years.
By SuperUser Account on 2/4/2013 1:50 PM
On Thursday, January 31st,  we celebrated the wonderful work of our retiring Life Crisis volunteer, Bill Stough. For the past three years he has volunteered on our Life Crisis hotline, helping people suffering from depression and mental illness. "Volunteering for Life Crisis totally changed my life." "I'm so grateful for the experience!" (Photo: Bill Stough on left, Professor Stuart Greenbaum, Board Chair, on right.)
By SuperUser Account on 1/16/2013 12:19 PM
Peer2Peer, a coalition whose mission is to empower youth and adults to lead healthy lives, is holding a free panel event, featuring Dr. Bo Kennedy, an ER physician at Children's Hospital, along with an EMS worker and BJC social worker.  Event is being held on Wednesday, February 13th, 7 - 8:30 pm at North Middle School, 11289 Manchester, Kirkwood. For more info., check out the flyer.
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