Town Talk Features

In the Know: 4.29.20

barnes-jewish extended care
Families of three residents at the community were able to visit with their loved ones in the facility’s courtyard. They shared signs, flowers and balloons while maintaining a safe, 6-foot distance.

st. louis children’s hospital
It’s a bird … It’s a plane … It’s the everyday heroes on the front line of the COVID-19 crisis! Members of the facilities team dressed as superheroes as they washed windows and rappelled down the side of the building to brighten the day of patients, families and staff.

distinguished flying cross society
On behalf of the veterans nonprofit, retired U.S. Marine Corps Lt. Col. Ted Herman presented a check to the A.T. Still University-Missouri School of Dentistry and Oral Health to support its Missouri Smile Forward Veteran Fund. The funds will help take care of one of the most vulnerable groups during the pandemic.

The St. Louis-based company, which owns and produces Everclear Grain Alcohol, is doing its part to combat the new coronavirus. Because of the recent increase in demand for Everclear, it donated $100,000 to the Center for Disaster Philanthropy’s COVID-19 Response Fund, which supports nonprofits working with communities vulnerable to the health and economic impacts of the pandemic.