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Creve Coeur Area Family Recovering From Weekend Fire

Traditional Congregation is serving as a collection point for supplies.

Update 2:43 p.m.

In an email to Patch, Myra Miller, a family aunt who has been helping organize support said the family no longer needs clothing donated. "They are very grateful for the donations and gifts that poured in as they literally had nothing but the shirts on their backs," Miller wrote. 

Miller said her niece Jane Roth told her that they plan on either returning gifts "or paying them forward to another family in need or charity after they are no longer in such desperate need. She is humble, yet gracious, having a hard time accepting the tremendous outpouring of support as she thinks she needs to be the one giving." 

If you would like to donate gift cards, you're still encouraged to do so at the following locations, in addition to Traditional Congregation in Creve Coeur.

 

Thomas Jefferson School
4100 S. Lindbergh Blvd.
St. Louis, MO 63127
Bev Stuart
Office Manager
314.843.4151

Saul Mirowitz Jewish Community School

11411 N. Forty Rd.

St. Louis, MO 63131

(314) 569-2692

 

ORIGINAL STORY:

The Roth family, which lost its home on the outskirts of Creve Coeur to fire over the weekend, is getting help from the community.

The St. Louis Jewish Light reports the family is currently living in a home near Traditional Congregation, where Boaz Roth serves as Board President. The paper spoke to a family relative who is helping spearhead a supply drive. Anyone interested in helping out can drop off items at in Creve Coeur, located at 12437 Ladue Road.

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