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2022 ARSL Honorees

June 9, 2022
2022 ARSL Honorees

Congratulations to our Ageless Remarkable Saint Louisans class of 2022!

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2022 National Senior Health and Fitness Day

May 25, 2022
2022 National Senior Health and Fitness Day

For 2022 National Senior Health and Fitness Day, St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation wants to spotlight our Healthy Foods program.

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Join Us At Topgolf Chesterfield

March 22, 2022
Join Us At Topgolf Chesterfield

Join St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation on April 25th, 2022 at Topgolf Chesterfield for our charity golf event benefitting seniors in need!

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St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation Welcomes New Chief Development Officer

March 17, 2022
St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation Welcomes New Chief Development Officer

St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation announced today Janet Leigh has been named Chief Development Officer for St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation.

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Nelson Mandela

March 11, 2022
St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation offers some words of wisdom from Nelson Mandela.

St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation offers some words of wisdom from Nelson Mandela.

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Thank You Hercules

March 11, 2022
St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation would like to thank Hercules Construction Management Company for their continued support.

St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation is proud to partner with Hercules Construction Management Company as an Eagle Sponsor at Tee Up Fore Seniors.

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Thank You Infinium Pharmacy

March 3, 2022
St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation would like to thank Infinium Pharmacy for their continued support.

Thank you, Infinium Pharmacy, for your continued support!

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National Nutrition Month

March 2, 2022
For National Nutrition Month, St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation is spotlighting its Healthy Foods Program.

As people age, their bodies may need fewer calories, but the same amount of nutrients.

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Gala Nominations Reminder

February 21, 2022
If you'd like to nominate an outstanding adult age 70 or better, please nominate today as registration ends in one week.

One week left to nominate outstanding adults age 70 or better to be honored at the 2022 Remarkable Ageless Saint Louisan Gala!

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National Caregivers Day

February 18, 2022
Thank you to our caregivers who provide reliable, high-quality care to seniors in the Circle of Care program.

Thank you to our caregivers who provide reliable, high-quality care to seniors in the Circle of Care program.

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2022 Nominations

January 20, 2022
St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation is thrilled to be accepting nominations for our 2022 Ageless Remarkable Saint Louisans Gala Honorees!

St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation is thrilled to be accepting nominations for our 2022 Ageless Remarkable Saint Louisans Gala Honorees!

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Tee Up Fore Seniors

January 13, 2022
Mark your calendar for our annual Tee Up Fore Seniors golf event to support seniors in need!

Mark your calendar for our annual Tee Up Fore Seniors golf event to support seniors in need!

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NAP Tax Credits

January 11, 2022
Learn more about Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits.

To learn more about Neighborhood Assistance Program (NAP) tax credits, you can visit our website at...

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2021 Campaign for Seniors

January 7, 2022
Thank you for supporting seniors in need through our 2021 Campaign for Seniors.

On behalf of St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation, thank you for supporting seniors in need through our 2021 Campaign for Seniors.

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Food Insecurity on the Rise in Saint Louis

December 23, 2021
Food insecurity is on the rise in St. Louis and homebound seniors are one of the groups most affected.

Food insecurity is on the rise in St. Louis and homebound seniors are one of the groups most affected.

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Help Seniors As You Shop

December 16, 2021
Helping low-income seniors while shopping is easy with AmazonSmile!

Helping low-income seniors while shopping is easy with AmazonSmile!

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Happy Thanksgiving

November 30, 2021
Happy Thanksgiving from St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation.

Happy Thanksgiving on behalf of St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation!

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Incarnate Word Partnership

November 22, 2021
St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation recently partnered with the Incarnate Word Foundation.

This past Thursday, we celebrated our partnership with the Incarnate Word Foundation to help low-income seniors in our community.

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Go Cardinals!

October 7, 2021
Resident with Fred Bird

St. Andrew's Charitable Foundations wishes The Cardinals the best of luck!

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Donations to Healthy Foods Program

September 23, 2021
Donations to Healthy Foods Program

Donations to our Healthy Foods Program are eligible for Missouri Food Pantry Tax Credits!

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National Fall Prevention Day

September 21, 2021
National Fall Prevention Day

Today is National Fall Prevention Day, and St. Andrew's Charitable Foundation shares how you can help.

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2021 Campaign for Seniors Kickoff

September 21, 2021
2021 Campaign for Seniors Kickoff

As St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation, we hear these words every day. Low-income seniors, some of the most vulnerable members of our community, need our help.

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Jackie Smith Sings The National Anthem

September 13, 2021
Jackie Smith Sings The National Anthem

This past weekend, St. Andrew’s Ageless Remarkable Saint Louisan honoree and Football Hall of Fame recipient, Jackie Smith sang the National Anthem...

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SHFS Perfect Storm

September 3, 2021
SHFS Perfect Storm

Right now our Safe Home for Seniors program has the longest waiting list we have ever had. These seniors need critical home repairs and modifications...

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Healthy Foods Program

August 19, 2021
Healthy Foods Program

The need for the Healthy Foods Program is greater than ever.

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Congratulations to Mary Alice Ryan

August 19, 2021
Congratulations to Mary Alice Ryan

Congratulations to St. Andrew's CEO and President Mary Alice Ryan for being selected to the St. Louis Business Journals 2021 class of Most Influential Business Women.

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Safe Home for Seniors

August 19, 2021
Safe Home for Seniors

Falling poses a huge risk to seniors which makes our Safe Home for Seniors program critical.

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Thank You Terry

July 19, 2021
Thank You Terry

Yesterday was Terry Coleman’s last day on our board. Her term was up and she graciously stayed on an additional year during our board recruitment efforts.

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Safe Home For Seniors Helps Out Sal

July 1, 2021
Safe Home For Seniors Helps Out Sal

St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation’s Safe Home for Seniors program recently installed a chairlift so 87-year-old Sal could safely go outside for the first time in a year!

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Congratualtions Mary Alice Ryan

July 1, 2021
Congratulations Mary Alice Ryan

Congratulations to Mary Alice Ryan, President and CEO of St. Andrew’s Resources for Seniors System, for being named to the 2021 Class of the St. Louis Business Journal’s Most Influential Business Women!

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NSOAAP Results

June 22, 2021
The results from the NSOAAP demonstrate the positive impact our new Healthy Foods Program will have in the lives of seniors we serve.

The results from the NSOAAP demonstrate the positive impact our new Healthy Foods Program will have in the lives of seniors we serve.

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Tee Up Fore Seniors Featured in Ladue News

June 1, 2021
We are thrilled to have St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation’s successful golf event, Tee Up Fore Seniors, featured in Ladue News!

We are thrilled to have St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation’s successful golf event, Tee Up Fore Seniors, featured in Ladue News!

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National Senior Health and Fitness Day!

May 26, 2021
Today is National Senior Health and Fitness Day!

Today is National Senior Health and Fitness Day!

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Watch Over Your Loved Ones During the COVID Holiday Season

November 20, 2020
Watch Over Your Loved Ones During the COVID Holiday Season

The pandemic will impact many traditional family gatherings this holiday season, traditions that have been passed down through the generations. The upending of holiday traditions will be especially hard on older adults who may need to remain quarantined to ensure their continued health and safety.

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Congratulations Heather Spindler for being a Lift Up St. Louis Honoree!

September 28, 2020
Heather Spindler Named Lift Up St. Louis Honoree

During September, The Great Forest Park Balloon Race flew hot air balloons across the St. Louis skies in tribute to essential workers, educators, healthcare heroes and those standing up for change. We are so proud that Heather Spindler with St. Andrew’s Senior Solutions was one of the honorees! Congrats, Heather!

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St. Andrew's is there for low-income seniors, like Earl, when they have no one else to turn to

September 24, 2020
St. Andrew's is there for low-income seniors, like Earl, when they have no one else to turn to

Earl, who is 62 years old, lives alone and has no family to count on. One night vandals had broken out multiple windows in his home.

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Help St. Andrew’s Keep Our Seniors and Staff Safe during COVID-19

April 2, 2020
Help St. Andrew’s Keep Our Seniors and Staff Safe during COVID-19

Listen to Mary Alice Ryan, St. Andrew’s President and CEO, chat with Mark Reardon from KMOX about the need of PPE- personal protective equipment to help keep our residents and staff safe during COVID-19.

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The Willows Residents Raised Money for Employee Bus Shelter

January 29, 2020
Bus shelter donors with The Willows and Brooking Park employees

Every day the residents at The Willows and Brooking Park interact with employees throughout the different departments like the kitchen staff, activities, housekeeping, nursing, front desk, and many other areas.

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ST. ANDREW'S KEEPING LOW-INCOME SENIORS HOMES SAFELY HEATED

December 5, 2019
St. Andrew's Keeping Low-Income Seniors Homes Safely Heated

Gloria, 70, is a low-income senior living in North County. Recently the circuit board on her furnace was broken and temperatures at night were well below freezing. With no heat, Gloria turned to using multiple space heaters for her main source of heating.

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LONELINESS DURING THE HOLIDAY SEASON

November 18, 2019
Loneliness During the Holiday Season

For many of us, the holiday season is a time filled with joy and cheer. The holidays mean time off from work to spend quality time with our loved ones, give and receive gifts and attend parties with friends and family.

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SENIOR FUND CITY OF ST. LOUIS SUPPORTS SAFE HOME FOR SENIORS

June 18, 2019
Senior Fund City of St. Louis Supports Safe Home for Seniors

St. Andrew’s Charitable Foundation’s Safe Home for Seniors program has positively impacted the lives of many individuals, thanks to the generosity of the Senior Fund City of St. Louis. We both recognize the importance of keeping seniors safe and secure in a way that promotes not only safety, but quality of life, for as long as a senior chooses to live in their home.

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CENTENE VOLUNTEERS BRING HOPE AND HAPPINESS TO DOZENS OF LOW INCOME SENIORS

May 6, 2019
Centene Volunteers Bring Hope and Happiness to Dozens of Low Income Seniors

Just recently, Centene volunteers painted the recreational room at St. Andrew’s of Jennings affordable housing community. Seniors living in this community typically live on just $11,000 a year. After paying rent, purchasing groceries and vital medications, little disposable income remains for fun and outings.

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