In 1849 in St. Louis, many children were orphaned due to a several-block fire and a cholera outbreak. A year later, St. Vincent Home for Children was founded. Times certainly have changed since then. You don't see cholera epidemics like you used to, for starters. Plus, St. Vincent Home has evolved from being an orphanage to a residential treatment center for kids who have been abused and/or neglected. Yet even through all of these changes, one thing has remained the same: There are little ones in our community who... More >>>