Our network builds bridges across the St. Louis region's community building sector.

Our capacity building supports our member organizations and their partners so that they can do their best work. Our advocacy champions policies that strengthen our civic muscle. Our storytelling celebrates what it takes to make our St. Louis communities great places to live.


CBN gathers community leaders of all backgrounds to build engaged and equitable neighborhoods.


We envision a St. Louis region where all people live in safe, economically strong, and vibrant neighborhoods and all community-based organizations are sustainable, supported, and valued.