Empower Missouri’s Friday Forums are our monthly online educational offerings for Missourians to build knowledge on poverty-related policy issues and skill in legislative and grassroots advocacy. Friday Forums are a place for information sharing, training and the concrete experience of discussing and acquiring a deeper understanding of policies that drive poverty across our state. They are also a source of inspiration, providing contact with new people, fresh ideas, innovative thoughts, different experiences and working methods pertaining to advocacy. Friday Forums provides an opportunity for participants to:
The Friday Forums will enable people who have an interest in issues relating to poverty to:
Registration for our Fall sessions is open now (visit each event page to register):
You can also view recordings of our past events below or on our YouTube channel.