Holiday Craft Fair Benefiting BackStoppersWoodard is thrilled to announce that we will be hosting a Holiday Craft Fair Benefiting BackStoppers at our office (2647 Rock Hill Industrial Court, St. Louis MO 63144) on Friday, November 15th. The event will start at 3pm and close at 7pm.The event is open to the public for all ages! Therefore, Be sure to come get your holiday shopping done early, purchase from local crafters, AND donate to an amazing cause all at the same time!All proceeds raised from the event will go directly to BackStoppers. If you are looking to become a vendor at the event, please fill out an application. By clicking the link below, you can download the 2019 Holiday Craft Fair Application.Download Application Here*Please note that at this time we are looking for mainly handcrafted items. Thank you for your understanding. The BackStoppers MissionThe BackStoppers® provides ongoing financial assistance and support to the spouses and dependent children of first responders who have lost their lives in the line of duty. First responders include all police officers, firefighters and volunteer firefighters, and publicly-funded paramedics and EMTs.The organization currently supports about 80 families with 65 dependent childrenSupported over 160 families since 1959Provides roughly $1.5 million in assistance annuallyProgram expense ratio is an average 83% over the last five yearsAssistance From The BackStoppersThe BackStoppers supports families of fallen heroes by paying off all debt, providing health and dental insurance, reimbursing for out-of-pocket medical expenses, and assisting with tuition and educational costs from daycare through university.