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On the lookout for curious, courageous, change-the-world type teens!

Cultural Leadership is always looking for excellent applicants for our two programs. If you have a wonderful teen in mind, contact us to get on our mailing list for application information.

Cultural Leadership's award-winning high school program is a year-long experience that educates students about social justice through the lens of the African-American and Jewish experience. Applications for Class 13 (2017-18) of Cultural Leadership will be available in January. Students who are high-school freshmen or sophomores at the time of application are eligible. For more information click here

Camp Cultural Leadership is a summer day camp for middle- and high-school students focusing on social justice concepts and leadership skills, while having fun and making new friends.  Click here to learn more about our summer camp programs, which we will offer in 2017.

THANK YOU! for Making Our Troublemaker of the Best Kind Award a Success

THANK YOU to everyone who came out in support of our Troublemaker of the Best Kind Awardee's Amy Hunter and Gail Wechsler!

Cultural Leadership’s 6th annual Troublemaker of the Best Kind Award featured a panel discussion on supporting diversity through dialogue. We are grateful to everyone who joined us  at the Nine Network for this event!

Thank you to our event sponsors, BJC Children's Hospital, Ameren MIssouri and Ameren Illinois

Click here to view the gallery of photos.


Congratulations to Our Awardees, Amy Hunter and Gail Wechsler

Courageous Conversations

January 21, Cultural Leadership Class 12 students will be learning how to lead and facilitate discussions on hard to talk about social justice issues like discrimination, privilege, oppression, gender and other divisive topics. We are inviting up to 80 guests to help students practice their facilitation skills - let us know if you can join us to participate in a practice Courageous Conversation.

Starting in February, Class 12 students will be available to facilitate a Courageous Conversation at your workplace, school, house of worship, or other group.