Promise Neighborhoods in the News – St. Louis, MO

03 Jan 2011 |

We have been highlighting Promise Neighborhood communities across that country whose good work has received media attention – today we highlight St Louis, MO.

Bridget Flood, Executive Director, Incarnate Word

This interview with Incarnate Word‘sExecutive Director, Bridget Flood describes the Promise Neighborhood program that is continuing to develop despite not receiving federal funding. “Despite the setback, three key St. Louis groups – Grace Hill Settlement House, the lead agency; Incarnate Word Foundation; and Urban Strategies — as well as more than 70 other local organizations are committed to continuing the work of setting up a Promise Neighborhood here.” Flood speaks to the long-term committment of the community towards a Promise Neighborhood in St. Louis, amongst other things .

For the full article, click here.