The United States can predict the prison population by analyzing third-grade reading scores. Just ask Susan Nall, who explains how investing in education can decrease money used to correct social problems and mental health issues.
Lou Brock signing autographs
Mary Ann Wagner Executive Director, Marilyn Fox, Ray Farris Chairman
Anna Tucek, Donna Evert
Ray Farris Chairman
Tom Ackerman, Lou and Jackie Brock, Marie and Dr. Gary Becker
Sherre and Irwin Loiterstein, Mary Ann Wagner
Kelley Gaines, Lori Hampel
Al and Sheri Finkelstein
Lou Brock, Richard Powers from US Vets
Youngsters with emotional and behavioral issues at Edgewood Children’s Center. Kids with hearing impairments at Central Institute for the Deaf. Families looking for a place to stay at St. Louis Transitional Hope House. These are just a few of the 250 nonprofits that benefit every year from funding provided by Old Newsboys Day.
Mike Walsh, Lou Brock, Wayne Kaufman
Rather than list the local institutions that Bob and Mary Lee Hermann have supported, it would almost be easier to list those they have not been involved in—if you could think of anything to put on that list. So while they may protest that they’ve slowed down in recent years, it’s no surprise to those who know them that they would be named among LN’s Most Dynamic St. Louisans.
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More than 80 kids put on new complimentary school uniforms each year through the help of Manasseh Ministries. “It helps their self-esteem and motivates them--and lets them know someone cares,” notes Rev. Richard Jackson.