Thank you to everyone who made the
18th Annual What's Right with the Region! Awards a success!
On May 7, FOCUS hosted the 18th Annual What’s Right with the Region! (WRWR) awards celebration, recognizing the efforts of 20 individuals, organizations and/or initiatives that are making a difference in our region. The awards were presented in five categories - click below to watch the videos.
In addition, FOCUS presented the prestigious Leadership Award to two men who have dedicated their lives to serving the youth of our community.
Thank you to everyone who took the time to nominate an individual, initiative or organization, and to all our judges for their thoughtful consideration.
Demonstrating Innovative Solutions
Citizens for Modern Transit's Try & Ride Program
Food Outreach, Inc.
Missouri History Museum - Teens Make History Program
Saint Louis Earth Day
Fostering Regional Cooperation
Behavioral Health Response
Cover Missouri, an initiative by the Missouri Foundation for Health
Small Business Relief Program
St. Louis Regional Interoperable Communications Core Group
Improving Racial Equality & Social Justice
Holocaust Museum and Learning Center
North County Churches Uniting for Racial Harmony & Justice
Starkloff Disability Institute
Promoting Stronger Communities
Call for Help, Inc.
Ferguson Youth Initiative
Friendly Temple Missionary Baptist Church
UMSL Bridge Program
Responding to Community Needs & Entrepreneurs
Healing Hearts Bank - National Council of Jewish Women - St. Louis Section
Legal Services of Eastern Missouri's Community Economic Development Program
WHAT'S RIGHT WITH THE REGION! 2015 CO-CHAIRS
||CEO, Energizer Holdings, Inc.
||President/CEO, The Laclede Group, Inc.