St. Patrick Center helping families celebrate Christmas early - KMOV.com

St. Patrick Center helping families celebrate Christmas early

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More than 150 donors donated gifts to families served by St. Patrick's Center Wednesday. Credit: KMOV More than 150 donors donated gifts to families served by St. Patrick's Center Wednesday. Credit: KMOV
ST. LOUIS, Mo. (KMOV.com) -

The holidays came early for clients of St. Patrick Center in downtown St. Louis.

More than 125 generous donors fulfilled the wish lists of over 450 clients and families at the St. Patrick Center.

The center focuses on providing homeless and those who are possibility at risk for homelessness, by helping them find housing and places to work, along with medical care.

"We do a lot of hard work with our clients every year, holidays are always a time to celebrate, this is the perfect way for our clients to celebrate the work they have accomplished over the last year,” said Laurie Phillips, CEO of the St. Patrick Center.

Each year, St. Patrick Center helps about 350 clients find full-time and part-time work. 

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