2021 Regional Summit on the State of Opportunity for Black Boys & Young Men
This past June, 127 St. Louis organizations joined HomeGrown StL's (HGStL) Summit to identify strategies for closing the healing, growth, and opportunity gaps for Black boys and young men throughout the Saint Louis region. Attendees heard from several of our key partners about how HGStL aligns with their organization's strategic priorities and they participated in strategic sessions to inform HGStL 2022 priorities in the following pillar areas: Personal Safety, Health, Skills to Jobs with a Livable Wage, Mentoring, and Service Delivery & Care Coordination. A complete report highlighting our 2022 strategic priorities will be available in September 2021.
Who is Safe in Saint Louis? Examining Why Black Male Personal Safety is Critical for a Better Saint Louis
If you were unable to attend our town hall earlier this year it is now on Youtube! Click here to learn about the current state of Black male personal safety in St. Louis and its impacts on the region, showcased through presentations from topic experts.