Introducing the 2014 What's Right with the Region! Honorees
Wednesday, February 26, 2014
Posted by: Courtney Mueller
FOCUS St. Louis® is delighted to announce the 20 outstanding organizations, individuals and initiatives who will be honored at the 17th annual What's Right with the Region! awards celebration.
This year's honorees showcase outstanding efforts to make St. Louis a
better region to live, work and enjoy life.
The honorees were nominated by the public and selected by a large panel of community judges for their impact and service to the St. Louis region. FOCUS will celebrate these
honorees and our 2014 Leadership Award recipient Mr. Chris Krehmeyer on Wednesday, May 7, 2014 at the Sheldon Concert Hall.
2014 What's Right with the Region! Honorees
Demonstrating Innovative Solutions
Honorees in this category have demonstrated innovation and vision in making the St. Louis region a better place to live, work or visit.
The BEACH Project
Caring for Kids
Kids Vision for Life – St. Louis
Operation Food Search
Fostering Regional Cooperation
Honorees have brought entities together to create a new synergy and improve efficiency and effectiveness.
Behavioral Health Network of Greater St. Louis
Great Rivers Greenway
- Centennial Greenway
St. Louis Economic Development Partnership
St. Louis Integrated Health Network
Improving Racial Equality & Social Justice
Honorees have shown a commitment to promoting diversity, access and opportunity for all.
The Ethics Project
Loyola Academy of St. Louis
New Life Enterprises - Project Graduation
Promoting Stronger Communities
Honorees have worked to address problems, develop initiatives, or make lasting improvements that result in stronger, more stable communities.
Epworth Children & Family Services
Gateway to Better Health
Mid-East Area Agency on Aging
When: Wednesday, May 7, 2014 from 5:00 - 8:00 p.m. reception and awards presentation
Where: Sheldon Concert Hall, 3648 Washington Blvd. 63108
Cost: $40 FOCUS members, $50 guests
Funds raised support the work of FOCUS St. Louis in developing
leadership and building civic capacity for the St. Louis region. Tickets go on sale in mid-March.
Thank you to all for helping us celebrate what's right with the St. Louis region!