KATHARINE DREXEL (1858-1955)
She was born in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, on November 26, 1858. Drexel is the patroness of of racial justice and philanthropists. Drexel has a fascinating story of how she was truly converted. She went to Rome and the Pope (Leo) told her to becom a missionary. She was a little shocked, but she realized that was her calling, so she dicided to give up all her inheritance (a lot of money) to the poor and become devoted to God and help little Native American Kids.