Impact Fellows address Healthcare Safety Net
With support from Missouri Foundation for Health, our Impact Fellows program launched a two-year deep dive into healthcare.
the evolution of the emerging leaders program
With a new director at the helm, changes are underway to help FOCUS better meet the needs of young professionals in our region.
Assessing and updating our program curriculum
This year, FOCUS undertook an extensive evaluation of our programs to strengthen our curriculum moving forward.
More than 550 leaders attend #WRWR2018
It was a packed house for the 21st Annual What’s Right with the Region Awards, celebrating success stories in our community.
Connecting leaders across programs
Events such as our Winter Happy Hour, Alumni Dinners and FOCUS Now, helped build connections across classes.
A growing community of focus members
Expanding our reach through membership was a top priority, including the launch of our new Impact Society.
Facilitating Important Conversations
New partner brings new discussion series
In 2017, we launched a series of Civics & Civility community forums in partnership with the Missouri Humanities Council.
Forum Features New STL City Police Leadership
Our January members-only forum brought together key voices to explore the future of policing in the St. Louis region.
Record attendance for Women’s history month
This year, our annual Women’s History Month event focused on deconstructing the trope of the angry black woman.