Our Community Partners


Chrystal L. Hair & Makeup

The Chrystal L. Hair & Makeup team is made up of passionate stylists, makeup artists, estheticians and skincare specialists who care about helping each client to feel good about themselves. We pride ourselves onmaking sure each client leaves our hair salon feeling confident with a look they can effortlessly recreate at home . We specialize in all hair and skin types. While using uses hair & makeup products that are 100% vegan, Sulfate-free | Salt-free, Gluten-free | Paraben-free, Phthalate-free | PABA-free, Carcinogen-free | MEA & DEA-free, Recyclable packaging wherever possible!


Stephens College

Founded in 1833, Stephens College is a higher education institution
committed to her mission: Learn. Grow. Lead. Focused on the creative arts and health sciences, Stephens is proud to be the second-oldest women’s college in the country. Today Stephens continues to inspire graduates to dream up - whether from our undergraduate residential college, co-educational graduate programs, our 90-year-strong Children's School or through related youth programs. Shaped by our traditions and Ten Ideals, we strive to live lives of distinction, integrity and service.



Columbia Public Schools

As a district accredited with distinction by the Missouri Department of Elementary and Secondary Education, Columbia Public Schools is a reflection of our community. It is our vision to be the best school district in our state, and our mission is to provide an excellent education for all our students. Our focus, from preschool to adult career education, is excellence



Hoot Design Co. 

Hoot Design Co. is a 100% woman owned and operated full-service branding and advertising agency located in Columbia, MO. We believe the future is female.


Shelter Insurance

Shelter Insurance Company is a mutual insurance company which focuses on Auto, Property, Business, and Life Insurance. It operates in fourteen U.S. states and the headquarters is in Columbia, Missouri.


University of Missouri - Columbia

The University of Missouri is a public land-grant research university located in Columbia, Missouri, U.S. It was founded in 1839 as the first public institution of higher education west of the Mississippi River.


City Of Columbia


Missouri Contemporary Ballet

Missouri Contemporary Ballet (MCB) is a not-for-profit professional dance company that creates and presents world-class productions and educational opportunities through the art of contemporary ballet.

The Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture

The Columbia Center for Urban Agriculture (CCUA) is a local 501(c)3 non-profit organization located in Columbia, MO. CCUA helps children and adults grow their own food. Educational programming takes place at our Urban Farm, in families' backyards, at local businesses, and at local schools. Visit our website for more information.