Seeds of Hope 2016: Photos

Our first ever summertime gala, Seeds of Hope, was a huge success. On June 25th, nearly 300 guests enjoyed a fun and meaningful evening at the Marriott St. Louis West. Thanks to the generosity of many supporters, we were able to raise funds to help continue our important work with vulnerable...

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2016 Community Awards

St. Francis Community Services is proud to be presenting the following two inaugural community awards during our Seeds of Hope event on June 25th, 2016. Congratulations to these two inspiring individuals! The 2016 Instrument of Peace Award to an outstanding individual who has years of dedication to serving the poor and...

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After-school Friends

St. Francis Community Services’ bilingual youth programs at Southside Center continue to grow. This past March, Southside kicked off a brand new youth soccer initiative. Mariella, a mother of five, was thrilled when she heard about it and enrolled her children because they needed positive after-school activities. She drives...

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Learning To Get Along

“What can we do to get along?” This question was asked of the children attending summer camp at St. Francis Community Services. Their answers reflect the impact of growing up amid violence. This summer, 76 children and teens romped through Summer Academy Day Camp. They experienced 29 days of...

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