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October 15, 2014
Grace Place cuts ribbon at new location
With a large crowd of community members and area residents assembled for the Grace Place Grand Opening, Grace Place Shelter Manager Lori Scheder wasted no time cutting the big red ribbon strung in front of the building to officially open the new facility in New Richmond. “I just...
life / events
October 15, 2014 - 11:15am
October 9, 2014
New Grace Place facility opens its doors Saturday morning
After many months of construction, cleaning and moving, the new location for the St. Croix County Salvation Army’s Grace Place facility will open its doors in New Richmond during a ribbon cutting ceremony at 10:30 a.m. on Saturday, Oct. 11. “I am so excited for the ribbon cutting...
life / events
October 9, 2014 - 11:12am
August 7, 2014
Shelter ribbon‑cutting set, volunteers still needed
With the renovations and changes to the old Maple Manor nursing home (505 W. 8th St.), well on the way to being finished, a ribboncutting ceremony has been scheduled for Oct. 11, according to St. Croix County Salvation Army Director Duana Bremer. “There isn’t really much painting...
August 7, 2014 - 9:13am
April 17, 2014
Grace Place set to kick off renovation
Exciting things are about to happen at the former nursing home at 505 W. Eighth Street in New Richmond. A large chunk of the $200,000 needed to renovate and transform the facility into the Salvation Army’s new Grace Place shelter has been raised, and work will soon begin, according...
April 17, 2014 - 10:57am
December 13, 2013
Love Baskets will spread holiday cheer Dec. 15
According to Love Baskets committee member Kay Brooks, volunteers have been busy packing gift boxes for children in need in the New Richmond and Somerset school districts. The gifts will be distributed at a party from 1 to 4 p.m. on Sunday, Dec. 15, at Somerset Middle School, Brooks...
life / celebrations
December 13, 2013 - 7:26am
November 25, 2013
Wine-tasting to benefit Grace Place
It has been 10 years since the first Wine Tasting Benefit was held to help out the Salvation Army’s homeless shelters in St. Croix and Polk Counties. Since then, many things have changed about the event except for one thing: Ready Randy’s owner Randy Calleja has been a part...
life / events
November 25, 2013 - 9:41am
November 14, 2013
Salvation Army closes on new Grace Place location
The Salvation Army officially closed on the purchase of its new Grace Place location at 505 W. 8th St. in New Richmond on Wednesday, Nov. 6, and Duana Bremer, director of Social Services for the Salvation Army in the St. Croix Valley, hopes to have the building up and running by next...
news / business
November 14, 2013 - 1:03pm
October 23, 2009
Backpack program in third year of service
It was a question that begged to be asked: What do the students who use the school's free/reduced lunch program eat on the weekend? The answer: donated healthy food, thanks to Grace Place volunteers in Somerset. The Backpack Program at Grace Place is currently in its third year...
October 23, 2009 - 7:00am
October 10, 2008
Grace Place hosting dinner to raise funds
"Some people don't know who we are." Duana Bremer, director of Grace Place in Somerset, said she was shocked when she heard some community members ask her what the facility did. "We're the only 24-hour staffed homeless shelter in five counties," Bremer said. Bremer is determined...
October 10, 2008 - 12:00am