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“If I can help just one child, I’ll feel as if I’ve done something right.” 
– Mrs. Lillie V. “Granny” Pearson (Miss Tillie)

The restoration of Tillie's Corner is inspired by Granny's dedication 
and commitment that she had to help children and families.

Join our team as we promote keeping history in our St. Louis neighborhoods!

Historic Miss Tillie’s Corner Community Garden (Opened April 2014)
Teach families how to grow their own food and provide healthy eating resources

Tillie's Food Shop Memorial 
Build a monument where the historic grocery store used to stand. 
To expand and establish a library, research and learning center for children.

Granny’s Playground 
Install a small playground for toddlers, and children with special needs.Type your paragraph here.

Tillie's Corner, a historic small business hub in the City of St. Louis, Missouri • 1345 -1355 North Garrison Avenue, St Louis, MO 63106 • USA