Economic Opportunity


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Educate yourself and others in the community by reviewing and sharing resources.

Read the Discussion Guide and Action Toolkit

Read the Discussion Guide and Action Toolkit to learn more about strategies to improve economic opportunity.

Watch “Two Lives of Jasmine”

Watch the video “Two Lives of Jasmine.

Connect through Social Media

Share what you learn with your family, friends, neighbors, and colleagues — both face-to-face and through social media. Here are some social media suggestions:

  • In 2012, the loss of life due to poverty & low education cost the STL community $7.8 billion.
  • By 2018, 60% of all jobs in America will require a college education. Learn what you can do to improve access for all.
  • Don’t think where you’re born makes a difference in your lifelong health? Watch the video Two Lives of Jasmine.

Host a Book Club

Host a book club or discussion session with family, friends, co-workers, or members of your religious, social, or civic organization about the For the Sake of All Report, Policy Briefs, and Discussion Guides and Action Toolkits.