St. Louis Children
face many challenges...

While St. Louis is often known as a great place to raise a family,
that perception is hardly a reality for families living in poverty.

FUNDING LITERACY EFFORTS OF UCC CONGREGATIONS

In 2016, Deaconess Foundation will once again fund literacy proposals from United Church of Christ congregations in the Missouri Mid-South Conference and the Illinois South Conference. This effort aligns with the UCC's national effort, Reading Changes Lives, which promotes literacy as a social justice issue. 

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Commentary: Smarter Philanthropy Will Aid St. Louis

By Rev. Starsky D. Wilson

Reprinted from St. Louis Business Journal.

June 2016 began with a bang for St.

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