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September Newsletter | Sowing Our Vision: Liberation in 7 Generations

Greetings Deaconess Community, The onset of the pandemic and a change in executive leadership called us to reexamine our multi-year strategic plan and reevaluate the ways the Foundation is advancing justice as an institutional advocate. Over the course of 18 months, we sought the wisdom of residents in our communities – those in which we...
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Special Edition Newsletter | Open Grant Cycle: New Seeding the Future Grants

Seeding the Future Grants These grants are for general operating funds to advance an organization’s efforts to promote health justice and social justice through coalition and base-building, grassroots advocacy, community organizing and/or public policy development/change while aiming to improve conditions for community-level well-being. Seeding the Future Grants are designed to be responsive to systems-change partners’...
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Special Edition Newsletter | Fighting the Good Fight of Faith With You

Deaconess Community, In the recent past, we have seen a disturbing trend. Legislators at federal and state levels are exerting their influence across the country and in our region to create roadblocks to accessibility, impeding the civil liberties of minoritized people. Instead of using the positions that have been granted to them by the people...
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St. Louis Regional Racial Healing + Justice Fund Invests a Historic $800,000 in 42 Black and Brown-led Organizations in the St. Louis Region

In its third cycle, the Community Governance Board is dispersing the largest sum of grants in the Fund’s history to support education, arts, maternal health, youth mentorship, urban farming, and more ST. LOUIS, MO (July 26, 2023) — The Community Governance Board (CGB) of the St. Louis Regional Racial Healing + Justice Fund announced that it...
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