Blue Max Toy Drive – Every Child Deserves to Be Safe and Happy Please help Blue Max gather toys for the Saint Louis Crisis Nursery Kids for the Holidays! Blue Max will have donation boxes at the following locations Bastille – 1027 Russell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63104 Prism STL – 4510 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110 Below are the kids’ most wished for toys & their biggest needs, along with some essential Nursery supplies. Infant–1 year Baby Bottles Baby Wash & Shampoo Baby Lotion Baby Wipes Infant Formula Teething Toys Vtech Phone Musical Toys Pacifiers Infant Socks Toddlers
Project ARK Donation 2022
This October (2022) Blue Max had the pleasure to donate $500.00 to Project ARK
PROJECT ARK’S STORY:
In 1995, we saw growing numbers of children, youth, and women being impacted by HIV/AIDS in St. Louis, and no voice or community to support their needs. The world of HIV/AIDS services were primarily for men — until Project ARK.
Project ARK was formed through a Ryan White Grant (Part D) in 1995. Project ARK continues to be the only organization in the St. Louis area specifically dedicated to HIV-positive children, youth, women, and their families.
Project ARK was created to build a comprehensive care and support system for women, youth, and children.
Project ARK provides services and care through a network of HIV/AIDS specialty care providers at the Washington University School of Medicine, SLUCare, regional HIV services organizations, and state and local health departments.
Since 1995 Project ARK has grown and now provides a range of services including:
- HIV/AIDS Medical Care
- Medical Case Management
- Mental Health and Substance Abuse Assessment and Counseling
- Patient Retention Services
- Support Groups
- Early Identification and Linkage to Care
- Prevention Programming
- Community Outreach Services
- HIV/AIDS Education
- HIV/AIDS/STD Counseling
- Testing Services
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After several highly successful local weekend events under their belts, Hoist of Memphis decided now was time for them to go bigger, better, and wilder than before, with our first official Run which was held at Whispering Oaks the weekend of October 7, 2022 The president of Blue Max had the honor of being one of the judges for the Mid-South Kink & Leather Contest.which was held during Pig Weekend. Pig Weekend was an action-packed, all-inclusive Run which included Catered Meals, Cocktail Parties,, Cigar Social, Dungeon Play with Demos, Run Games, After Hours Parties, More to explorer
This October (2022) Blue Max had the opportunity to volunteer at St. Louis’ Food Outreach. Food Outreach’s mission is to provide nutritional support and enhance the quality of life of men, women, and children living with HIV/AIDS or cancer. They are the only organization providing these services in the St. Louis region. Their clients live in 160 Missouri and Illinois zip codes and range in age from 18 to 89 years – many of whom live with multiple secondary illnesses in addition to their primary diagnosis. The goals of nutrition therapy are to accomplish the following: prevent or reverse nutrient