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Amy J.

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Review for Our Lady's Inn, St. Louis, MO, USA

Rating: 5 stars  

One of the most worthwhile charities in existence, this emergency shelter helps homeless women who are pregnant.
Not only does Our Lady's Inn provide food & shelter for them and their children, but they also provide assistance with learning life's necessary basic skills such as employment and money management.

I've personally experienced the results of this organization in...

One woman came in with five children, and although she was very intelligent, she was almost completely unable to read. OLI helped her find an adult reading program and she was eventually able to get her GED. They also help address any substance abuse issues the women may be suffering from, as well as any cases of domestic abuse.

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

None, besides give them more money!

Role:  Volunteer & I helped to provide a structured environment, unconditional positive regard, and a sympathetic ear.