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UN Day 2017 - Global Goals, Local Leaders

  • Skip Viragh Center for the Arts, Chaminade College Preparatory School 425 South Lindbergh Boulevard St. Louis, MO, 63131 United States (map)

The Global Goals for Sustainable Development were agreed by world leaders in 2015 during the United Nations General Assembly. This UN Day, we discuss local leaders, organizations and initiatives creating a better world through their work to advance the Sustainable Development Goals (SDGs).

Keynote Speaker
Melissa Kilby, Director, Girl Up

Featured Speakers
Karen Nickel, co-founder of Just Moms STL
Mahmoud Abosara, Workforce Solutions Job Developer at the International Institute of St. Louis
Kay Gage, President of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Gamma Omega Chapter
Samantha Giblin, Honors Student, Model UN at Marquette High School

Open House Community Organizations
Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Gamma Omega Chapter
Connections to Success
International Institute of Saint Louis
Lemonade Bonanza - Highcroft Ridge Elementary School
Marquette High School - Model UN
Peace Economy Project
Pujols Family Foundation
Ready to Learn
TASK Sports
Alpha Kapa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

This October 22, join the United Nations Association of Saint Louis and partners for this year's UN Day celebration!

Sponsors include the Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Gamma Omega Chapter and Monsanto.