Grind + Growth works to end poverty by being a support refuge and a pillar of strength for low-income families living in underserved communities.
“We will continue to work faithfully in breaking the cycle of poverty to enable the possibility of a better future.” -Valerie V. Liddell, Founder
The Issues and How We Make a Difference
The Cycles of Poverty are Real
of children under 18 years living in poverty in St. Louis City
of people ages 18-64 are living in poverty in St. Louis City
of minority students are most likely to drop out of a St. Louis public high school because of poverty
Everyone deserves access to opportunities that will help change the trajectory of their lives
Take a journey with us as we launch our campaign to help bring awareness to the importance of Financial Literacy and Entrepreneurial Education to help break the cycle of poverty,
Learn about the many ways you can support Grind + Growth’s mission
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St. Louis, MO 63102
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