Equity in Aging: St. Louis Funder Discussion - Event Materials


On February 8, 2024, grantmakers with an interest in equity and/or aging gathered to explore the intersection of those topics. This page conveys related program materials, including pre-reading, presentation recordings, and other resources. Resources are still being added.

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Agenda (also .pdf below), Speaker Profiles, Program Recording , & Program Photos (pending)

The Past: How does prior policy inform present work? 


The Present: What is happening now that affects the ability of older adults to thrive?


The Future: Young persons’ perspectives on aging

Reflection and Call to Act

Rev. Bethany Johnson-Javois, President & CEO, Deaconess Foundation & Michelle Miller, CEO, Philanthropy Missouri

  • Funder Continuum (.pdf below; designed by Emily Stuart with input from Marillac Mission Fund, Deaconess Foundation, and Philanthropy Missouri)



This program was presented by Marillac Mission Fund as part of their work to bring attention to the inequities experienced by older adults and the systems that reinforce these structural inequities.