September 2017
HurricaneHIV Hurricane Relief Effort
In response to the destruction caused by Hurricanes Harvey and Irma across Southern states and U.S. territories, AIDS United is addressing the growing needs of agencies serving the HIV/AIDS community in those areas. 

From accessing HIV care, housing, food and clothing, people living with and affected by HIV in these communities need your support. 

To make a donation to the HIV Hurricane Relief effort click here.   

(from left: Todd Garten, Clarice Lipsey, Taylor McCabe and Tracy Shreve)
Four DOORWAYS staff members attended this year's United States Conference on AIDS (USCA) held in Washington DC. 

The four-day event, hosted by the National Minority AIDS Council was themed "family reunion" in celebration of the bond we share as we work together to end the epidemic. 

Attendees were offered critical insight into ways to learn and grow together, speak truth to power and end racism.  
currentCurrent Volunteer Opportunities
DOORWAYS is always seeking volunteers to better assist our clients and staff. We currently have opportunities in the following areas:
  • Counting Crows/Matchbox 20 Concert Outreach (promote DOORWAYS and get free admission to the venue)
  • Fall/Halloween Party Volunteer
  • Tutor/Mentor (work with residents' children)
  • Cooper House resident companions
  • Bakers (provide special treats to residents)
  • Activity Assistants (go on activities with residents)
  • Administrative Volunteer (make phone calls, assist with mailings, etc.)
If interested in volunteering, please contact Patrick Young at 
MeetInterns Meet Our Interns

DOORWAYS is very fortunate to have a new batch of fall interns/practicum students. This is a very talented group of students and we'd like to introduce you.


Nathan Berry comes to DOORWAYS as our year-long service intern. While here, Nathan will gather and analyze the results of our client satisfaction survey and assist with our volunteer program. Nathan is a graduate of Texas Christian University (TCU) and a talented musician. She hopes to learn more about St. Louis during her year with us and has already attended a Cardinals game. 
Kyle Clinkingbeard is a Practicum Student Intern joining our Residential team as a MSW student from Saint Louis University. Kyle has previous practicum experience at Big Brothers Big Sisters, New Century Hospice, and Life Care Center. While with DOORWAYS, Kyle is going to focus on dietary education and the importance of eating well. Kyle is an avid runner and former SLU student athlete. 
Taylor Michl is our Development Intern and joins us this fall from Webster University. A native of Iowa, Taylor will spend their time assisting the department as it prepares for RED 2018. Taylor is deeply passionate about social justice and spent the past summer working with inmates on journalism and reducing recidivism.   
Maranda Stevens is our Own Home Intern and joins us as a BSW student at UMSL. Maranda has interned with Good Shepard Children and Family Services and the St. Louis County Center for Youth on the Rise in Spanish Lake. As part of her time with DOORWAYS, Maranda will work with clients in our emergency housing program to ensure they find stable housing and employment. After graduating this December, Maranda plans to move to Kansas City.  
HiringHIRING: Grants and Communications Manager
We are currently recruiting for a Grants and Communications Manager that has vast experience in the strategic development, execution and management of a grants program. This is a newly created position with competitive pay and benefits.  If you know of someone who is qualified and interested in the mission of DOORWAYS, please send them our way! 

For more information including a detailed job description, click here. 
UpcomingEventsUpcoming Events                                   (click pictures for more information)
Dine Out at Herbie's 
 + Tuesday, October 3
DOORWAYS Young Professionals (DYP) is hosting a Dine Out at Herbie's in Clayton on Tuesday, October 3.

Herbie's will donate 10% of the evening's proceeds to DOORWAYS.    

Phone: 314-769-9595
Drink Specials Include:
$2 Budweiser, Bud Light and Bud Select
$5 House Red & White Wine
$6 Happy Hour Cocktail
$15 Unlimited Sangria
Appetizer Specials:
$2 Sliders
$8 Flatbreads
Pepperoni, sausage, three cheese
Tomato, basil, mozzarella
Short rib, fontina, red onion

RED 2018  
 + Saturday, February 3, 2018
 + Ritz Carlton in Clayton 
More information coming next month! 
To see all of our upcoming events please click here .

is an interfaith non-profit organization which provides housing and related supportive services to improve quality of life and health outcomes for people affected by HIV/AIDS.
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DOORWAYS, an IRC 501(c)3 tax-exempt Missouri nonprofit corporation, is registered to solicit funds for charitable purposes in Missouri and Illinois.  DOORWAYS only solicits such charitable contributions in MO and IL.