Qualified Charitable Distribution Blog

As 2018 comes to a close, many taxpayers are considering year-end charitable gifts and, for taxpayers 70 ½ or older, confirming they have satisfied the required minimum distribution (RMD) from their individual retirement account (IRA). While all of this is pretty standard, the Tax Cuts and Jobs Act (TCJA) presents a new opportunity for taxpayers [...]

By |2018-12-19T11:56:18-05:00December 19th, 2018|News|0 Comments

SJCC Receives grant through The Retirement Research Foundation for new Brain Wave program

Collinsville - St. John’s Community Care has received a grant through The Retirement Research Foundation. The funds will be used to support an early memory loss program called Brain Wave. Early memory loss programs are critically needed in every community to help support and offer hope to those living with memory loss. The Brain Wave [...]

By |2018-11-12T11:18:52-05:00September 28th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Volunteers with USI Insurance Services LLC help at St. John’s Community Care

Collinsville - St. John’s Community Care had the privilege of hosting several volunteers from USI Insurance Services LLC group in St. Louis. USI has created a unique and thoughtful corporate social responsibility program that aligns with their core values and makes a positive difference in the neighborhoods where they live and work. It’s called USI Gives [...]

By |2018-11-12T11:19:32-05:00September 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Cardinals Reminiscence League expanding to serve more people with memory loss

Edwardsville – In partnership with the Alzheimer’s Association, St. John’s Community Care is proud to announce the start of the 2017 Cardinals Reminiscence program for people with memory loss: Cardinals Reminiscence League (CRL). CRL builds on the reminiscence therapy concept that memorabilia and other prompts can be used to stimulate conversations about shared memories of [...]

By |2018-12-26T14:56:31-05:00March 31st, 2017|News|0 Comments

St. John’s Community Care awarded grant from the Boeing St. Louis Employees Community Fund

St. John’s Community Care was awarded a $5,000 grant for Art Therapy in their Adult Day Programs in Edwardsville and Collinsville from the Employees Community Fund of Boeing St. Louis.  This fund is made up of employee managed funds which are distributed by the local ECF board in accordance with the best interest of the [...]

By |2018-11-12T11:27:49-05:00October 14th, 2016|News|0 Comments

Heartland Mini-Hoofs therapy program to ride into Madison County

Collinsville and Edwardsville – St. John’s Community Care is proud to host Heartland Mini-Hoofs for our participants in our Adult Day Programs. Heartland Mini Hoofs is a mini equine therapy visitation program that is dedicated to bringing mini horses to visit and interact with those of all ages and abilities. Participants of St. John’s Adult [...]

By |2018-11-12T11:27:25-05:00September 26th, 2016|News|0 Comments

St. John’s Community Care awarded Lutheran grant

St. John’s Community Care was awarded a grant for $52,000 from the Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis. The Lutheran Foundation of St. Louis is a local funder that supports efforts to see the Church brought into the lives of hurting people and people included in the healing life of the Church. The money will be [...]

By |2018-11-12T11:26:21-05:00April 23rd, 2014|News|0 Comments