Power Building Academies
Education Justice • East St. Louis
Apply today! In partnership with the East St. Louis Center and East St. Louis School, District 189, we will pilot a six-month Education Power Building Academy with 20 parents who have children enrolled at local Head Start Centers. The Academy starts second week of July. The application deadline is June 30th.
Education Justice • North St. Louis
Starting April 2018, we will pilot a six-month Education Power Building Academy with 30 residents who stay in North St. Louis City.
*Applications are now closed. However, please send us your name and contact information using the form below, so we can be in touch about future opportunities.
Are you interested in canvasing with us? We're out and about often, so sign up below if you'd like to join us.
Starting in late summer, we will host monthly dinners open to all north city residents. These nights are full of connecting and visioning what's possible. Sign up below to be notified of the first one!
Coming 2019! We'll be launching a rigorous accelerator program for residents and community-based entrepreneurs. Check back here, or sign up below for updates!
We reinvest in our community! With the support of community-led ventures, our fund will seed change efforts along with WEPOWER programing.
2-Year Policy Leaders Fellowship
Coming 2019! Graduates of our Power Building Academy are suited to be placed onto high-impact, aligned boards and into leadership roles on campaigns where they have power to direct policy. Our fellowship supports growth and success in these leadership roles through access to mentorship, 1-on-1 advising, and trainings. Our first round of fellows will focus on reimagining and redesigning our public education system.