A Beacon of Hope: St. Louis Through the Eyes of Immigrants and Refugees; Anna E. Crosslin, International Institute of St. Louis

Is the American Dream still alive for our region’s immigrants and refugees? While many foreign-born arrive in St. Louis with economic, educational and cultural assets, what resources are essential to restore hope and dignity to those foreign-born newcomers who are victims of persecution or war? Join Anna Crosslin, president and CEO of the International Institute of St. Louis, where staff, volunteers, and the wider community have welcomed thousands of immigrants and refugees and helped them find their best path toward self-sufficiency and successful integration.