Care & Trust

A story from Southside Center teacher, Liliana de la Garza, as featured in the St. Francis Community Services 2016 Annual Report As the teacher of the youth program no other change has compared to that of Jorge, a student in our 3rd-5th grade program. This young man is ten...

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Hannah Sullivan – 2016 Spirit of Justice Award

On Friday, October 14th, 2016, Catholic Legal Assistance Ministry (CLAM) staff attorney, Hannah Sullivan, was presented with a prestigious Spirit of Justice Award from the Saint Louis Bar Foundation. Hannah has been an unsung hero in the St. Louis legal community for the past decade. She has served as an immigration...

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A New Headquarters for St. Francis

Have you heard the good news? St. Francis Community Services’ administrative staff has a new home! On August 1st, 2016 our organization’s headquarters moved with Catholic Charities of St. Louis (CCSTL) to the famous “roundhouse building” at 4445 Lindell. It is an exciting time, as the building provides us...

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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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