Welcome and thank you for visiting our website. 2005 marked
the 75th anniversary of the founding of Mary Ryder Home by
a group of concerned St. Louis citizens, spearheaded by Mary
Elizabeth Ryder. We can only speculate whether they could
have foreseen how this organization would grow and evolve
over the years. I do believe they would be proud of our 75-year
legacy of caring and dedication to serving the fastest growing
segment of the elderly population: Seniors, struggling in
poverty, who can no longer live independently.
For us, it
is about providing a safe home, supportive care and an enriched
life to frail elderly who are no longer safe
living independently but, because they have little or no
money, have few Assisted Living/Residential Care options.
what we do every day at Mary Ryder Home for over 110 Seniors
each year. Why do we do what we do? Because they deserve
Our ability to continue doing this work is dependent
on many things including your support as volunteers, charitable
and grass roots supporters. I invite you to browse our website
to learn more about the important programs and services
we provide to our community’s most vulnerable, at-risk
Seniors. We are sincerely grateful for your support!
Timothy J. Butler