Financial Stability and Economic Mobility Community Summit


Thursday, November 8, 2018 from 8:00 AM to 3:00 PM CST
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Shelter Insurance Training Center 
1817 Broadway
Columbia, MO 65203

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Rachel Delcau 
Heart of Missouri United Way 

Registration for the Summit is closed. The limit for registrations has been met. 

Please email Rachel Delcau at to be placed on the waiting list.

The aim of this community summit is to bridge research and practice by engaging providers, employers, and other key stakeholders in dialogue around the current economy and how to help vulnerable households increase their financial capability and build their assets.

Steve Calloway, Moderator

Marshall Stewart, MU Vice Chancellor for Extension and Engagement
Stacey Button, President, REDI
Lester Woods, Jr, External Civil RightsDirector, Missouri Department ofTransportation

Susan Hart
, 2018-2019 Chamber of Commerce Chair, Facilitator
Dr. Clark Peters, Associate Professor at the MU School of Social Work
Randy Cole, Housing Programs Manager, the City of Columbia, Community Land Trust 
Suzi McGarvey, Director of Career & Technical Programs, Moberly Area Community College
Phil Steinhaus, CEO, Columbia Housing Authority 
Jane Williams, Co-Founder, Program Director, Love INC 

Attendees will develop a plan of action to move our community forward. Participants will engage in meaningful and informative dialogue around best practices in the field of service, in public and private policy making, advocacy, financial services and employment.

Heart of Missouri United Way grant targets for Financial Stability Impact Grants targets will be informed by the outcomes of this summit.

University of Missouri School of Social Work has approved for 5.25 contact hours and .525 CEUs for the Summit.

This event is brought to you by Heart of Missouri United Way, in partnership with Shelter Insurance, University of Missouri School of Social Work, Columbia Area Chamber of Commerce, and Grand Challenges for Social Work.

The 2018 Community Summit is Sponsored by: