The idea was simple, but the aspirations were unlimited. A year ago, Regions gathered like-minded leaders around St. Louis to explore the needs in the community and determine how, collectively, we could invest in a comprehensive way to meet those needs.

Working together, five areas of need were identified and focused on: Poverty, education and jobs, financial literacy, housing and small business.

The forming of strategic partnerships allowed Regions to create a sustainable network that will promote and attract productive alliances. Working as one, the message was clear: It’s about what we can do together.

Take a minute and see the results for yourself in this video.