Join East Side Aligned along with community, philanthropic, and business leaders from across Greater East St. Louis on Friday, March 31 for The State of the Movement. Learn about the work being done to ensure that all children and youth are ready for school, work and life and find out how you can be a part of impactful change in your community.
Speakers will include:
St. Clair County Director of Administration Debra Moore
East St. Louis Mayor Emeka Jackson-Hicks
President and CEO of Dynegy Inc. Bob Flexon
East St. Louis School District 189 Superintendent Arthur Culver
During the presentation, speakers will discuss new initiatives and the progress of current work being done to advance and improve the East St. Louis area. Registration will start at 8:30 AM, with a presentation beginning at 9:00 AM. Breakfast will be provided.
Friday, March 31, 2017 8:30 AM – 10:00 AM New Life Community Church 1919 State Street East St. Louis, IL 62205
East Side Aligned creates links between people, organizations and systems to collaboratively tackle complex issues affecting young people and build a thriving community. Its goal is that by 2025, all children and youth are: healthy and safe in their environments; socially connected and emotionally secure; successful in school, college and work; and positively engaged in their community.
$500,000 GSK IMPACT Grant awarded to groups building healthy futures in East St. Louis