Community and leadership

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Community and leadership
Boots on the Green supports military families

After Bobby Hutchinson lost his left leg in 1991 during Operation Desert Storm, he thought he'd never play golf again. Then he heard about Boots on the Green. Watch the video. Read more

Hannibal tourist attraction benefits from MU Extension expertise

Many small businesses depend on tourism dollars. One such business is Mark Twain Cave in northeastern Missouri. Watch the video. Read more

Get tourists to slow down for a small town

Rural communities across the country are finding economic opportunities from cultural heritage tourism. Read more

Voluntary board service means more than attending meetings

If you are ever asked to volunteer on an organization's board, make sure you know what you're getting into before saying yes. Read more

2010 Census shows increase in seniors

Missouri’s senior population, those 65 and older, grew at a faster rate than the overall population from 2000 to 2010, according to 2010 Census data analyzed by MU Extension’s Office of Social and Economic Data Analysis. Read more

About the Community Development Program

MU Extension helps people create communities of the future. Community development education helps citizens tap into local strengths and university resources. Read about impacts the program has had on Missouri communities.

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