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Saint Nick Fund visits Uspiritus

Approximately 60 real-life Santas from the Saint Nick Fund descended on the Uspiritus-Brooklawn campus on Friday, Dec. 11, bringing with them bags of toys for 180 children of Uspiritus, reminiscent of the jolly old man himself. Some of the toys were distributed to the Uspiritus youth that night, and others are to be given out […]


From a Uspiritus foster parent upon the arrival of five siblings who had been separated after being removed from their home: “What makes it all worth it is when they tell me how happy they are to be together. I wish you could have seen them the day they came. The younger two came first, then a few hours later, the older three came. When the older children walked in and saw their younger siblings sitting in my living room, they yelled, one jumped in his older sister’s arms, the oldest boy started dancing and the baby, who was in my arms, started bouncing up and down. The children walked through the house and I showed them their bedrooms and they sang, ‘Awesome! Awesome! Awesome!’ Can you imagine how wonderful that made me feel? In their words, I feel ‘awesome!'”