Buffalo Tops 2019
Community Betterment Awards
Within the 2019 theme “MCB - Your MAP to Progress,” attendees discussed how to think differently about their communities as they work to make them places where youth and adults alike want to build their lives. The event covered topics from down-town revitalization, successful shop local campaigns, managing the media mania, Missouri 2021 and more. The event kicked off on Sunday evening at 6:00 pm with a "Town Square Fair". This event allowed individuals from around the state to showcase their communities and network with resource partners in an effort to connect, learn and uplift each other.
56th Annual Conference celebrates longest standing statewide
community betterment/development organization in the nation
Mexico, Mo. (October 14, 2019) – Missouri Community Betterment (MCB) honored 13 communities, five youth groups and 9 community leaders at their 56th Annual Conference held in Mexico, Mo. on Oct. 14, 2019. Nearly 130 volunteers, community leaders and youth from across the state were in attendance to celebrate community and economic development efforts, network with each other and connect with resource providers.