church en Local churches pool resources to fight poverty <p>About 50 different churches and groups gathered yesterday to provide assistance to St. Louis residents living in poverty.</p><p>Services offered included voter registration, resume services, back to school and youth sports physicals and other health services.</p><p>Organizers said it took around a year to plan and coordinate the event with Convoy of Hope, a national faith-based anti-poverty organization.</p><p>Bishop Lawrence Wooten said it brought together religious groups that haven&rsquo;t worked together in the past.&nbsp;</p> Sat, 28 Jul 2012 18:27:45 +0000 Tim Lloyd 4203 at Local churches pool resources to fight poverty Priory Chapel <div class="field field-name-body field-type-text-with-summary field-label-hidden "><div class="field-items"><div class="field-item even"><p>Photo by "Remiss 63" on <a href=""></a>.</p><p>Join the <a href="">St. Louis Public Radio Flickr group</a> to see interesting photos from the St. Louis region and submit your own. Each week, we feature on our Web site one outstanding photo from the group.</p></div></div></div> Sat, 18 Dec 2010 00:46:34 +0000 Madalyn Painter 154 at Priory Chapel