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Ethical Society of Police supports pre-Thanksgiving dinner for the homeless

ST. LOUIS, MO – The Ethical Society of Police (E.S.O.P.), an association of St. Louis police officers, is teaming with Murray’s Catering on an “over the top pre-Thanksgiving dinner” for the homeless on Wednesday, November 23, from 12 p.m. to 3 p.m., at the Polish Heritage Center, 1314 N. 20th St.

E.S.O.P. will provide transportation for the homeless to the event from pick-up points at Centenary Church, New Life Evangelistic Center, Gateway 180 Homeless Center and the Biddle Housing Opportunities Center, from 11 a.m. and 12:30 p.m.

Volunteers and donations are welcome; call (314) 540-3717 or (314) 650-1902 or visit I’m

Murray’s Catering will provide a full Thanksgiving dinner including turkey, ham, chicken, vegetables, salad and an “around the world” dessert table.

The Ethical Society of Police (E.S.O.P.) is an association of St. Louis police officers whose mission is to bridge communications between the community and the St. Louis Metropolitan Police Department (SLMPD). Founded in 1968 by African American police officers to address racial biases within the SLMPD, the E.S.O.P. works to improve community/police relations, develop policies and programs to reduce crime, elevate the status of minority civilians and police officers, encourage greater minority employment by law enforcement agencies, and increase professionalism in law enforcement. Membership is open to all races and includes nearly 250 law enforcement professionals employed by the City of St. Louis. For details, visit, follow ESOP Genesis on Facebook at or call (314) 690-3565.

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