The Alhambra St. Louis Guanella Caravan from Michigan Center has emerged as an exceptional force in supporting the St. Louis Center. This remarkable group of compassionate individuals has devised their own distinctive ways to make a difference in the lives of the residents.

While countless organizations lend their support, the Alhambra, St. Louis Guanella Caravan has carved out a reputation for its unparalleled dedication. Every summer, they orchestrate a truly extraordinary event—a vibrant picnic that captivates the senses and warms the hearts of all involved.

Yet, it’s not just about the food. The Alhambra, St. Louis Guanella Caravan members, exude an infectious spirit of camaraderie. They seamlessly transition from being hosts to becoming friends, engaging in heartfelt conversations with the residents. Laughter fills the air as stories are shared, forging unforgettable bonds between the Caravan members and the individuals they aim to support.

The Alhambra, St. Louis Guanella Caravan’s picnic at the St. Louis Center is not just an event—it’s a symbol of unwavering support and a celebration of the human spirit.

The Alhambra, St. Louis Guanella Caravan, shines as a beacon of compassion, reminding us all that a simple act of kindness and a shared meal have the power to transform lives and foster a sense of belonging.

Why volunteer at St. Louis Center? 

St. Louis Center provides an opportunity to interact with and get to know community members with intellectual and/or developmental disabilities.

Those who do quickly learn that labels are not people, and the people who call St. Louis Center home are extraordinary in many ways.

FIll out the form below to become one of St. Louis Center’s many volunteers, for questions, please contact Michelle Mikolajczyk, Community Engagement Specialist, by phone (734) 475-8430 x260 or E-mail:

Please be sure to let us know if you wish to volunteer as a group or have special interests!