Sow loving Seeds of Hope for your neighbors in need!

Pope Francis said, “Poverty calls us to sow seeds of hope.” Join faith-filled St. Louisans in support of the life-changing work of St. Francis Community Services (SFCS) at the 2nd Annual Seeds of Hope Gala, Saturday, June 17, 6:00 - 9:30 p.m., St. Louis Hilton at the Ballpark. SFCS' ministries include Southside Center, which provides healthcare, education, counseling and more to immigrant families; Catholic Legal Assistance Ministry (CLAM), which provides legal services for the poor and marginalized including Veterans Advocacy; Long-Term Disaster Recovery, which provides support for recent flood victims, and case management to families in North County. Seeds of Hope guests will enjoy attendance prizes, cocktails, dinner, silent and live auctions, first-person stories of faith, love and hope in action, and the presentation of the Instrument of Peace Award to Mr. Donald Beimdiek who has redefined retirement with ageless grace and loving service – all led by Mike Roberts, former KSDK Meteorologist. For tickets contact Owen at 314-256-5997 /, or visit