St. Thomas of Villanova

Saint Thomas of Villanova is the patron of Genzano di Roma, Italy. He is also known as the Father of the Poor. St. Thomas of Villanova was an Augustinian friar whom had several hundred poor come to his door every morning and were given meals and money. He was also notorious for taking in orphans and paying his servants to bring him deserted children. St. Thomas of Villanova's feast day is September 18th.