Better Family Life Tackles Community Challenges in St. Louis

Better Family Life in St. Louis, Missouri has developed a model to tackle the city's unique community challenges. By reinvesting in the city's troubled neighborhoods through services such as employment and affordable housing assistance to family counseling, entrepreneurship development, drug treatment and violence prevention, Better Family life has helped move its community forward.

The organization has also provided more than $1.4 million through the FHLB Des Moines Competitve Affordable Housing Program (AHP) for owner-occupied housing rehab and down payment assistance. Better Family Life partnered with FHLB Des Moines members Midwest BankCentre and St. Louis Community Credit Union to take advantage of AHP funding to meet its community housing needs.

Click here to learn more about Better Family Life's efforts in St. Louis.