Give The Power of Your Voice

Public policies, regulations and laws can ensnare people in poverty. Advocating for change, then, is as essential as providing direct service to those in need.

There are many ways to pursue justice for people at the margins of our society. You can write a letter, call or send an email to local, state and federal legislators. You can attend a workshop or speech. You can join a social justice group at your church or parish. You can pray.

If you are interested in learning who your elected local and state representatives are, click here to open the Missouri General Assembly’s “Legislator Lookup” page.

Help Spread The Word

Representatives of St. Francis Community Services are available to speak to your parish or group about the struggles of people who are poor. To arrange for a speaker or for more information, email