Why I Give

One Mother’s Decision Shapes Countless Lives

Aug 13, 2020

Emily's mother knew her health was failing. Her decision to entrust the care of her children, Emily, Bill and James, to PCHAS during World War II has had a lasting impact. Read More


Speiser Recognized for a Lifetime of Giving

Oct 25, 2019

Marcia Speiser was only six years old when she gave her first gift to children in a Presbyterian orphanage. Now, 75 years later, she is still a faithful contributor. Read More


Brackets For Good Tournament: Everybody Wins!

Mar 05, 2018

Brackets For Good (BFG) is a 501(c)(3) charitable organization. It hosts online, bracket-style fundraising tournaments around the country. Non-profit organizations, including PCHAS, earn name recognit... Read More


Gifts of toys, clothes make a difference

Dec 18, 2017

Gifts come to PCHAS children in many shapes, from little Legos to long quilts, from winter coats to shoes that fit. Once again our Christmas storeroom was abuzz with mentors and case workers acting as... Read More


Help Children and Earn Tax Credits through Youth Opportunities Program (YOP)

Dec 18, 2017

The State of Missouri values caring for children and families in need. It offers tax credits to encourage citizens to do so, as well. These tax credits went into effect July 1, 2017 and are available... Read More


You Shop. Amazon Gives.

Nov 22, 2017

When it comes to online shopping for Christmas, Amazon has cornered the market. That's why we became part of their Amazon Smile program. Amazon Smile was created so that online shoppers like you wou... Read More