We are excited for the leader of the Places for People Refugee and Survivors of Torture program, Ron Klutho who will be recognized tomorrow evening for his inspiring work. Ron will receive the 2015 Jean Abbott Hope & Healing Award from The Center for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma.
Ron has worked with refugees and immigrants in St. Louis for more than 20 years. During his time with Places for People as leader of the Faith Team, Ron and his team have helped coordinate care for thousands of refugees.
The award will be presented at the Center for Survivors of Torture and War Trauma’s 4th Annual Hope and Healing Gala on Friday, Oct. 23, at the St. Louis City Center Hotel.
For more details about the event: www.stlcenterforsurvivors.org.