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Family Fun Nights at the St. Louis Arc

The St. Louis Arc offers many opportunities for our participants to engage in various activities including sports, music, volunteering, employment training, and more. But the Arc offers more than just programs for our participants – we also offer opportunities for participants and their families to have fun together and spend time with other families, too….

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30th Annual St. Louis European Auto Show

The St. Louis Arc once again had the privilege of being the benefiting charity of the St. Louis European Auto Show.  The 30th Annual St. Louis European Auto Show raised $20,000 for the St. Louis Arc.  For 30 years, St. Louis European Auto Show has brought together a diverse group of car enthusiasts who own…

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FroYo for Funds

Stay Cool with Self-Serve in Support of the St. Louis Arc Want to stay cool in this hot weather, while supporting the St. Louis Arc? Come to FroYo in Creve Coeur on Thursday, July 27 from 5:00 – 8:00 p.m. and purchase a yummy treat! FroYo will be donating 15% of all sales from 5:00-8:00…

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Great Changes Are Coming to CI!

CI is on the move! The Arc’s CI (community integration) programs will be on the move this summer!  As some of you in the Arc family may have heard, two of our CI sites will be moving to new locations later this summer.  Our current Crestwood and Creve Coeur CI locations will be moving to…

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July is Parks and Recreation Month

Parks and Recreation Month Individuals experience things differently, and the activities that the Parks and Recreation month provide are no exception. There are many benefits of Parks and Recreation month including: increasing physical activity, relaxation of the mind, bringing people closer together, and fostering collaboration. Parks and Recreation month encourages fun through the use of…

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The 27th Annual St. Louis Arc Golf Tournament

The 27th Annual St. Louis Arc Golf Tournament Was a Hole-In-One! One hundred sixty-two golfers enjoyed a beautiful day of golf at the Country Club of St. Albans on Monday, May 22.  This year’s tournament raised $250,000 to support the programs and services of the St. Louis Arc. The weather was absolutely perfect and the…

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May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month

May is National Physical Fitness and Sports Month Each year, the President’s Council on Fitness, Sports and Nutrition encourages all Americans to #MoveInMay. Why? It’s National Physical Fitness and Sports Month! What a perfect time to focus on being more active, and becoming a healthier you! National Physical Fitness and Sports Month was designated to raise awareness about…

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Thank You Teachers

Celebrating National Teacher Appreciation Week During the first full week in May, the National Education Association (NEA) celebrates National Teacher Appreciation Week. The celebration, according to the NEA, has two main goals: Thank America’s teachers for their commitment to students and for their work to create great public schools for every student. Encourage talented and…

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Superheroes for Kids

Celebrating Childgarden Over 350 guests joined the St. Louis Arc for the annual Superheroes for Kids event on Thursday, April 20, 2017. The event, raising over $275,000 for children’s programs, is made possible through the leadership and creativity of honorary co-chairs, Mary and David Steward II, and event chairs, John and Mimi Londoff. The evening…

Sharing Advice in Honor of Autism Awareness Month

In honor of Autism Awareness Month, we sat down with several parents from the Arc’s Early Start Denver Model (ESDM) early intervention program at Childgarden Early Childhood Center. The Early Start Denver Model, or ESDM, is a curriculum used by St. Louis Arc therapists when interacting with children with an autism spectrum disorder. The program…