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Introducing the 2014 What's Right with the Region! Honorees

Wednesday, February 26, 2014   (0 Comments)
Posted by: Courtney Mueller
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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

Safe Connections

 

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

BioSTL
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
PROMO
Shalom House

 

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 Greening
Gateway to Better Health
Logos School
Mid-East Area Agency on Aging

Save the Date for 2014 What's Right with the Region! Awards

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!


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