Saint Louis University Chaifetz School of Business

HNB-SLU Program Affiliate
Linda Wash-Jones, Executive Director HNB-N

Gladys Smith, PhD, Program Administrator, St. Louis University 314-977-3625


HNB partners with Saint Louis University’s Richard A. Chaifetz School of Business and volunteer business people to help restore economic vitality to underserved neighborhoods through mentoring, networking and education for existing and aspiring minority entrepreneurs.

In addition, HNB collaborates with developers, government and others sharing interests in strengthening neighborhood commerce.



To be responsible for continuous improvement of a replicable program by sharing best practices among HNB Affiliates and other organizations with similar missions throughout the United States.

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