Step Up to Leadership is designed for income eligible community-minded people wanting to make a difference.  The 12-session curriculum is designed to help participants:

  • Understand board responsibilities, parliamentary procedures, and how to run a committee meeting
  • Speak in public (tips & practice)
  • How to build strong relationships with others
  • Understand their own & others’ frame of mind on issues
  • Learn in a safe and fun environment

This program is free to anyone interested in making a different in their community and willing to commit to all 12 sessions. Each session is 3 hours in length and includes a light dinner.

Step Up to Leadership is written for adults but CAASTLC also offers youth sessions from time to time.  For more information or to register, please contact Keith Robinson at 314-863-0015 ext. 417 or

Eligibility Requirements – Household income may not exceed 125% of the federal poverty guidelines.  Please go to our Information and Guidelines page for a complete listing of “income guidelines“.

Click here to view our Step Up To Leadership Brochure
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