Forums & Events

Creating Whole Communities offers community forums, policy forums, and co-sponsors conferences focused on neighborhood issues, research, and best practices. We hope you will join us at one of the upcoming events listed below.

  • NLA Alumni + Friends Roundtable – December 2
    Tuesday, December 2, 2014 || 6–7:30 PM
    202 J.C. Penney Conference Center, UMSL

    Join your fellow NLA alumni and other community leaders for a roundtable discussion on engaging youth in leadership roles in your community. NLA alum Vontriece McDowell (Class of 2009), director of community engagement for Beyond Housing, and current NLA participant Gail Babcock, board member of the Ferguson Youth Initiative, will share how their organizations are engaging youth in their communities by increasing participation, providing leadership opportunities and establishing meaningful dialogue and strategic planning with youth. To register, email Katherine or call (314) 516-6675.

  • What’s Brewing – December 4 // Pagedale

    Exploring Issues, Opportunities & Connections for St. Louis Area Neighborhoods. Why have some St. Louis communities rebounded, while others have remained stagnant or continued to decline? What strategies and strengths have made the difference? Join us for a series of breakfast conversations to explore Rebound Communities: What Explains Neighborhood Success.

    For more information, click here to visit the What's Brewing? website.