We Envision a Greater St. Louis

Civic Progress advances regional priorities that move St. Louis forward.

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What We Do

About Civic Progress

Civic Progress is comprised of chief executives from St. Louis’ leading employers who seek to leverage public and private resources to drive initiatives that create positive change and improve the quality of life for all residents in the region.

Who We Are

Business Leaders for a Better St. Louis

Civic Progress was founded in 1953 as a strategy for keeping St. Louis competitive with other major U.S. metropolitan areas. Its members-more than 30 of the region’s leading employers-support regional initiatives that strengthen our communities and advance the region.

Members & Staff

Members of Civic Progress and the Regional Business Council announced May 2020 a total of $500,000 in funding to support the Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis economic and educational community programs. An additional $25,000 contribution from the Regional Business Council will support COVID-19 community relief efforts.

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