Sibling Act

2018-05-14T18:53:04+00:00April 3rd, 2018|After-School Elementary, Change Makers, Family Literacy, General News, Uncategorized|

Grace Place had a special visitor recently when Will, the oldest sibling in the Alcius family, came to visit campus. Will, his brother Keith, and his sister Louise were some of the first students to attend Grace Place. Now, almost fifteen years later, their youngest brother Jordan is enrolled in the Academy of [...]

Grace Place Students “Give Where They Live”

2018-03-05T16:38:37+00:00March 5th, 2018|Change Makers, General News, School Age Programs|

For the fourth consecutive year - the Community Foundation of Collier County and the Richard M. Schulze Family Foundation partnered to present Give Where You Live Collier. Grace Place was again selected as one of 38 nonprofits in Collier County to participate in this community-wide day of philanthropy. Over the past few years, the [...]

Celebrating National Family Literacy Month

2017-11-21T15:20:18+00:00November 20th, 2017|Change Makers, Family Literacy, General News, Staff|

"Read Around Town"   In celebration of this month being National Family Literacy Month, we held a special Family Literacy Day event on our Golden Gate City campus. The event's theme was "Read Around Town," and the Grace Place team came together to create our very own Grace Place Town for the festivities. [...]

Grace Place: Post-Irma Update II

2017-09-25T21:09:27+00:00September 19th, 2017|Change Makers, General News, Staff|

Dear Friends, Our hearts go out to all the families affected by hurricane Irma. While the Naples area repairs and rebuilds in the storm's aftermath, many of the families in the Golden Gate community we serve continue to face life-threatening challenges. We are grateful to the many of you who have reached out, given funds, [...]

Grace Place: Post-Irma Update

2017-09-25T21:10:35+00:00September 13th, 2017|Change Makers, General News, Staff, Uncategorized|

Dear Friends, We would like to start by saying we hope your families stayed safe during and after hurricane Irma. We are deeply grateful to report that our staff and their families survived hurricane Irma without injury, and that our educational campus did not suffer any significant damage. Our hearts go out to all the [...]

Meet Our Summer Interns

2017-08-31T18:10:28+00:00July 31st, 2017|Change Makers, General News|

Name: Henderson Heussner Age: 19 School: Estero High School (Graduated), I will be attending Yale University in the fall Team: School Age Programs Why did you want to intern at Grace Place? I wanted to gain valuable work experience in an environment that is geared towards achieving a goal I find necessary and gratifying. What [...]