Tom Keefe Jr. and his law firm admittedly give serious money to support favorite politicians, but less well known is his and their equally generous support for programs which help low-income, at-risk youth learn job skills and obtain high school and college educations.
No quid pro quo there — just the satisfaction of helping make the playing field a bit more even for those who have no one else to open the doors of opportunity for them.
Sister Julia Huiskamp, East St Louis
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