Who We Are

We are a small team comprised of 2 full-time, one part-time, and three volunteer staff of talented professionals with a wide range of skills and experience. We love what we do, and we do it with passion. Our dedicated team is involved in:

  • Program Support
  • Advocating for our Families
  • Development and Building Community Partnership
  • Outreach and Community Support
  • Business Development Program
  • Youth Entrepreneurial Program
  • Financial Literacy Program

What We Do

Grind + Growth is a robust platform that empowers families from low-income backgrounds and underserved communities to achieve a sense of agency over their lives. We create equitable and safe learning environments that foster health and socio-emotional wellness, developing a sense of purpose and confidence to improve their lives through entrepreneurial and financial literacy education. Our core values will help promote economic equality, equity, diversity, and inclusion within schools, institutions, and organizations. 

By supporting the healthy development of children and youth, we give their parents the tools for adequate care, which provides education, training, wellness, and nutrition classes. Grind + Growth’s whole-family wellness method covers systematic attention to the parents’ well-being and psychological needs, remedies to promote racial equality, equity, diversity, and inclusion. To foster dignity, love, and healing by empowering the whole family and helping them flourish.

Our Service Approach

family with child smiling and sitting on couch

Grind + Growth trains Family Advocates to mentor families to self-identify their needs while empowering them to reach their goals triumphantly. Family Advocates are dedicated to walking alongside families, creating innovative solutions, and providing tools and resources to attain their goals.

Learn about the many ways you can support Grind + Growth’s mission

Contact Us

6 Cardinal Way, Suite 900
St. Louis, MO 63102

Office Hours
9 am-5 pm (CST)