By Sister Regina Siegfried, ASC
Two small and little-known organizations in St. Louis have given me pause to reflect on how good grows from goodness.
The Immigrant and Refugee Women’s Program, housed in an Episcopal church’s parish hall basement, provides English teachers for immigrant and refugee women as they learn to navigate American culture and the English language.
The women who staff the program are competent, compassionate, caring, and concerned about their students and teachers. Each teacher is matched with a student and provided with the trademark teacher’s bag full of notebooks,