Helping others this Holiday season

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(KPLR) – Thousands of people in the St. Louis area are in desperate need of basic necessities: food, clothing, and a place to call home.  As the holiday season approaches, charitable organizations such as Mers Goodwill, Operation Food Search, and The Salvation Army are stepping up efforts to make sure our neighbors have what they need to survive, not just during the giving season, but all year round. Tonight on The Pulse of St. Louis, learn what you can do to help brighten the lives of others in our community.