$1 million Grant To The Urban League Of Metropolitan St. Louis

$1 million Grant To The Urban League Of Metropolitan St. Louis

Missouri Governor Mike Parson announces a $1 million grant to the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis, Inc. for the expansion of the Serving Our Streets Initiative, in St. Louis on Wednesday, September 9, 2020. .This initiative aims at violent crime in St. Louis by focusing on community outreach and direct engagement with citizens in the highest crime and poverty areas. This program focuses on gun violence de-escalation and providing resources to victims of crime. Photo by Bill Greenblatt/UPI