Harambee

Harambee

Communities In unity Harambee Youth Training An interview with Executive Director, Jeffrey Clay. What is Harambee? Harambee is a training organization that works with at-risk youth ages 12-18.  But that description doesn’t even begin to cover it.  Harambee —...
Perennial stl

Perennial stl

Arts & Culture Perennial STL Perennial STL – Katie Carpenter, Executive Director It’s time to start looking at the trash in your life differently.    If you do, says Katie Carpenter, Executive Director of Perennial, you can become part of a community that...
Black Authors

Black Authors

Educaton St. Louis Black Authors of Children’s Literature An interview with Julius B. Anthony , President   Did you have books in your home growing up?  Did you see yourself in the characters and stories taught to you in school?   For black and brown...
Safe Connections

Safe Connections

Public Safety Safe Connections An interview with Susan Kidder, CEO Safe Connections started from a single landline in 1978 and evolved into a multi-pronged program serving 20,000 people each year, they are dedicated to education, prevention, and treatment of domestic...
Lift for Life

Lift for Life

Education Lift for Life An interview with Reginald Moore Across all zip codes in Saint Louis City, students in middle and high school head to the Lift For Life gym after school for a program of fitness, mentorship, and hot meals during the hours that other kids might...
Gentlemen of Vision

Gentlemen of Vision

Youth Education Gentlemen of Vision  We chat with Marlon Wharton Gentlemen of Vision has a story that cuts to the core of what Saint Louis can be, look no further than Riverview Gardens High School in North County. Here, every Tuesday and Thursday, young men from more...