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A Hearty Dish

Welcome Neighbor STL's drive-thru supper clubs are a lifeline for refugees.

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Empowering
Parents

The Navigate STL Schools dashboard and programs are helping parents make informed decisions for their children's education.

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Community Game Changer

Entrepreneur Julian Keaton aims to foster community engagement and move St. Louis forward through “Dimensions,” a new interactive geolocation mobile…

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Brewing Community

St. Louis brewers find new ways to connect with beer lovers and continue their businesses during the pandemic.

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Empowering the Community

For 20 years, Diversity Gallery owner Leslie Christian Wilson has connected with St. Louisans through art, jewelry and natural hair.

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Changing the Conversation

Local start-up We Stories is teaching the next generation to be anti-racist.

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St. Louis, Together

How #314Together transformed from a pandemic relief Facebook group to an inspiring movement supporting local small businesses.

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History’s Heroes

Amid the COVID-19 virus, the Missouri Historical Society is sharing the resilience of St. Louis by exploring the city’s past…

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Traduciendo el Apoyo

Lourdes Bailón y Gabriela Ramírez-Arellano crearon STLJuntos, una paginaweb y de Facebook que se ha convertido en un recurso esencial…

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Period Positive

Even during a pandemic, the St. Louis Alliance for Period Supplies is getting essential period products to people in need.

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Power Drive

28 communities around the region joined together to donate nearly 15,000 pounds of food and personal care items to the…

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Learning Through Play

Therapists who work with children on the autism spectrum shift their delivery methods to support families during the pandemic.

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Come One, Come All

Circus Harmony Launches Free Online Classes for All Ages and Skill Levels.

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Personal Growth

Home gardens flourish in quarantine, providing floral beauty, nutritious food and positive mental health benefits.

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Growing Together

EarthDance Organic Farm School Hosts Pay-What-You-Can Drive-Thru Farm Stand in Ferguson.

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Serving Families in Need

When what's "normal" changes overnight, faith leaders come together to support children facing food insecurity.

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Superhero Delivery

Martin Casas of Apotheosis Comics is making sure that St. Louis residents have plenty of comic books and drinks to…

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Streaming With Faith

Places of worship use technology to connect with those looking for guidance in a time of uncertainty. 

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Puppies in a Pandemic

What happens to unadopted pets during a crisis? St. Louis stepped up to foster them - including one family taking…

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#STLMade4Good Facebook Group

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Designing with Purpose

David Cervantes is bringing together local volunteers to make personal protection equipment for health care providers.

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Oasis in the Food Desert

Link Market’s new community stores in St. Louis could become the model for other cities tackling food insecurity.

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Link Market founder Jeremy Gross

‘Round and ‘Round

For 50 years, Mathew and Niah Foggy have built community while circling the roller rink at Skate King.

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Hope and Heart

Valeda Keys turns strength into action as she helps St. Louis women recover from breast cancer.

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Feeding St. Louis

Local food assistance organizations are gaining national recognition for their commitment to education and action.

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St. Louis Area Foodbank

A Global Community

As the St. Louis region recruits top international talent to its companies, Susan Gobbo is building a support system for…

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Puppy Power

Fitness trainer Kim Gray built her wellness business for St. Louisans who love spending time with their pets.

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Healing Through Art

Paige Walden-Johnson uses CommUNITY Arts STL’s creative outlets to help first responders and their families process trauma.

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Shared Solutions

Through Odd Couples Housing, John Levis is tackling local lodging issues by pairing senior and millennial roommates.

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“We think this idea has legs to expand to other communities,” founder John Levis says of Odd Couples Housing.

Making
Connections

Through Human Spaces, Lisa Rokusek is exploring how people can learn from each other with empathy and purpose.

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All That Jazz

Lauren Parks and Jas Gary Pearson have turned the childhood home of music legend Miles Davis into a community catalyst.

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Lauren Parks and Jas Gary Pearson outside the childhood home of Miles Davis

Appetite for Action

De Nichols and the FoodSpark team bring social change to the potluck table.

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Finding the Spirit

SLU professors Pauline Lee and Rachel Lindsey are exploring what religion in unexpected places means to St. Louis’s future.

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Keys to the Community

Kayia Baker and Pianos for People are changing lives one note at a time.

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Cooking with Love

Through food, ‘MamaCat’ Cathy Daniels nurtures and respects St. Louis’s unhoused residents.

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