Job Openings

St. Martha’s Hall has some rare job openings at this time:

St. Martha’s Hall is seeking a full-time Development Director.

POSITION SUMMARY: Administers and/or supervises fundraising program for the agency including individual and corporate fund raising, direct mail, special events, proposal writing and planned giving.  Perform various administrative duties including grant invoicing and monthly budget reviews.  Also has responsibility for public relations including promotion of public awareness of the agency through the media.  Advocate for the equality, dignity and full humanity of all persons by working for social justice.

KNOWLEDGE AND SKILL REQUIREMENTS: Bachelor’s degree in a related field.  Must have experience in fund raising, grant writing, and/or public events.  Working knowledge of computers, data base and office software.  Good financial understanding of budgets. Good written and verbal skills.  Knowledge of human behavior and motivation.  Ability to speak in public.  Ability to develop plans and activities to promote funds.  Must have a car and driver’s license.

Competitive salary and benefits.

Send resume and cover letter to:  or mail it to P.O. Box 4950, St. Louis, MO 63108.


St. Martha’s Hall is also seeking a part-time Support Worker-Advocate.  Hours are Sundays, 7:00am-3:30pm.  Position is responsible for providing crisis counseling, information and referral, and advocacy services to women and children in shelter.  Bachelor’s degree or experience in a related field is preferred.  Must be at least 21 years of age, have a car, and valid driver’s license and insurance.

Please email or fax resume and cover letter to Michelle Rhode, St. Martha’s Hall, P.O. Box 4950, St. Louis, MO  63108, Fax: (314) 533-2035, Email:

Paper Dolls Fundraiser Nov. 28

Join us for a fun evening of shopping at Paper Dolls Boutique in Des Peres!  Start the holiday season off right by purchasing some new apparel, jewelry, and accessories for upcoming parties, for yourself or someone you love.  St. Martha’s Hall will receive between 15-20% of the sales the night of Wednesday, November 28th from 6-8pm.  Wine and cheese will be served.  Please RSVP to so they know how much wine and cheese to purchase.
Paper Dolls Boutique Flier Nov 18

Mary Engelbreit Fundraiser Dec. 10

St. Martha’s Hall is having another Mary Engelbreit Book Fundraiser at Garden Party and David in Clayton in Monday, December 10th!  It’s simple:

  • Call the store (314-863-5944) to reserve your book(s) and tell them how you want Mary Engelbreit to sign the book(s).
  • Come to 8103 Maryland Ave. the evening of December 10th to pick up your autographed book(s) and shop the beautiful home décor, gifts, etc. at the store, while enjoying wine and appetizers with board members and staff.
  • St. Martha’s Hall receives a donation for each book sold and a portion of the store sales that day.


Book Fundraiser flier 2018

Court Watch Volunteer Training


The St. Louis Ending Violence Against Women Network (SLEVAWN) Court Watch Project is recruiting volunteer monitors to observe courtrooms where civil domestic violence cases are being heard and monitor the proceedings in an effort to research any problem patterns and issues within the court system.  The project is funded by the US Department of Justice.

The Court Watch Project is a community-based initiative within the court system to help improve court processes regarding Order of Protection hearings.  The mission of the Court Watch Project is to make the justice system more effective and responsive in handling cases of domestic violence perpetrated against women and children and to create a more informed and involved public.

Courtroom monitors are needed for both the St. Louis City and St. Louis County courts.  The times available to monitor are:
      City Adult Abuse Docket– Thursdays from 9:00am to approximately 12 noon

      County Adult Abuse Docket– Wednesdays from 9:00am to approximately 12 noon

Mondays from 1:30pm to approximately 4:00pm

Monitors must be at least 18 years of age, attend the training, and commit to observing for at least 6 months.  For more information visit

NEXT TRAINING IS FRIDAY, September 21st 9:00am-12:00pm

This training will be held at Safe Connections, 2165 Hampton Ave., St. Louis, MO 63139.

Space is limited and requires registration.

Contact Carla Maley at for more information.


Kidney Donor Needed!

Kidney Donor


If you or someone you know may be interested in being a

kidney donor to our dear Housing Advocate of 22 years:

The potential donor MUST call the Transplant Office at

314-362-5365, option 4 or 800-633-9906 option 4.

The Transplant Office will:

  1. Obtain demographic information
  2. Mail a donor packet to the potential donor
  3. Schedule the blood draw with the Transplant Office’s HLA Laboratory
  4. There is NO COST to the donor

When you call the Transplant Office you must give the

name of our staff member who is in need of a kidney.

She is the amazing Diana Camren.

Platinum Seal of Transparency

guideStarSeal_2018_platinum_MED (1)St. Martha’s Hall recently received a Platinum Level Seal of Transparency from Guidestar, the world’s largest source of information on nonprofits.  View our profile here. 

Mother’s Day Tributes


Give tribute to your mother, grandmother, aunt, sister, daughter, neighbor, or any woman who has touched your life in a kind and nurturing manner by sending her a Mother’s Day Tribute Card from St. Martha’s Hall. With a contribution of $25 or more she will also receive a $5 Starbucks gift card so that she may sit and enjoy her favorite brew whether that is coffee, tea, cocoa or a fruit drink.

Your gift will provide safe shelter, crisis intervention, 24 hour hotline, three meals each day, toiletries, bus tickets, support groups, advocacy, and other necessary services for the abused women and their children who seek shelter at St. Martha’s Hall every day. What a wonderful tribute to the special mom or woman in your life!

Send your contribution with names and addresses of those you are honoring to P.O. Box 4950, St. Louis, MO 63108, by May 7th to ensure that your loved one will receive her tribute in time for Mother’s Day.  You may also charge your gift by calling Katy or Michelle at (314) 533-1313.  Thank you!

Court Watch Volunteer Training

There will be another Court Watch Project volunteer monitor training on Friday, April 27th.  It will be held at Catholic Charities (4445 Lindell Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108) from 8:30am-12:00pm.  Register by emailing  Click here for the full flier.


Hit A Home Run Event- April 6th

Join us for Hit A Home Run for St. Martha’s Hall on Friday, April 6th at the Magic Chef Mansion in South St. Louis.  Tickets are $50 each (includes baseball-themed food, drinks, and games) or $100 each for VIP tickets (additionally includes a tour of the upstairs bedrooms and basement entertainment area of the Mansion and a baseball-themed souvenir glass).  If you would like to donate an item or gift certificate for the silent auction or buy a sponsorship for the event, please contact Katy at 314-533-1313 or  We appreciate the support of our donors who allow us to continue working on our mission to help abused women and their children break the cycle of violence in their lives.

Hit A Home Run Event Invitation Picture