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10,000 Toilet Paper Rolls Stolen from Illinois Charity

Local grocery store said it would replace the stolen rolls for free.

07/01/2015

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The Book House Needs Help to Stay in Business

The Book House in Maplewood is asking its patrons for help to raise $10,000 by the end of June to stay in business.

05/27/2015

Sheri Coleman with her two sons Garett and Gavin. (KMOX file photo)

Sheri Coleman’s Brother Accused of Running Scam Charity

The Illinois Attorney General has filed suit against the brother of Sheri Coleman. Coleman and her two sons were murdered in their Columbia, Illinois, home in 2009 by Sheri’s husband.

03/24/2015

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Panties for the Poor

Nancy Taylor is starting a charity in conjunction with the Community Hope Center that she calls “The Underwear Drawer.”

02/10/2015

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Salvation Army Red Kettle Campaign Plays Catch-Up

The Salvation Army reports an uptick in its red kettle donations after a dramatic drop off earlier this season blamed on social unrest.

12/23/2014

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Ferguson Burger Bar Won’t Board Up

Kizzie Davis and her husband opened the doors to their business the day before the Michael Brown shooting, and have stayed open since.

11/19/2014

Give STL Day

$1M Raised for Local Charities on Give STL Day

About 13,000 donors logged onto the website from midnight to midnight Tuesday, according to event co-organizer Amelia Bond.

05/07/2014

Give STL Day

Give STL Day Fosters 24 Hours of Donations to Local Charities

The first-ever Give STL Day runs all day Tuesday, May 6, from midnight to midnight.

05/05/2014

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Food Truck Serves the Homeless

The health department said they couldn’t hand out food, but Churches on the Streets found a way around the rules.

04/08/2014

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Crisis Nursery Desperate for Donations

Grace’s Place will have to close their doors if they can’t raise $10,000.

04/04/2014

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