Best Buddies Leadership Development programs represents one of our organization’s four key mission pillars. The programs educate and empower people with and without IDD to become leaders, public speakers and advocates. Best Buddies passionately believes that its program participants can lead the effort within their community and beyond to build a more inclusive world for people with IDD.
Missouri Chapter Listing
- John Burroughs School (St. Louis, MO)
API address [ 755 S Price Rd, St. Louis, MO, 63124-1866, US, null, null, 38.6436372, -90.36931849999999, null]
- St. Joseph's Academy (St. Louis, MO)
API address [ 2307 S Lindbergh Blvd, St. Louis, MO, 63131, US, null, null, 38.6249982, -90.4079325, null]
- Villa Duchesne and Oak Hill School (Frontenac, MO)
API address [ 801 S Spoede Rd, Frontenac, MO, 63131-2606, US, null, null, null, null, null]
- Lasalle Springs Middle School (Wildwood, MO)
API address [ 3300 MO-109, Wildwood, MO, 63038-2201, US, null, null, 38.5517185, -90.63892589999999, null]
- Nipher Middle School (Kirkwood, MO)
API address [ 700 S Kirkwood Rd, Kirkwood, MO, 63122-5929, US, null, null, null, null, null]
- Edgar Road Elementary School (Webster Groves, MO)
API address [ 1131 Edgar Rd, Webster Groves, MO, 63119-4950, US, null, null, null, null, null]
- Pond Elementary School (Wildwood, MO)
API address [ 17200 Manchester Rd, Wildwood, MO, 63040-1021, US, null, null, 38.578633, -90.65072020000001, null]
- Wohlwend Elementary School (St. Louis, MO)
API address [ 5966 Telegraph Rd, St. Louis, MO, 63129, US, null, null, 38.4595074, -90.30452939999999, null]
Offers people with and without IDD the opportunity to gain the public speaking skills, self-esteem and confidence needed to successfully advocate for themselves, their peers and Best Buddies in communities, workplaces and government.
Empowers youth to become advocates for people with IDD and help open new Best Buddies chapters and programs by organizing special events that promote awareness to the disability rights movement.