Mission Statement

Our Mission

Missouri Appleseed develops solutions to problems in our communities with a goal of providing all Missourians an opportunity to live healthy, dignified, and productive lives. Using research, advocacy, and education, Missouri Appleseed works on issues at the intersection of criminal justice reform and public health.

Who We Are

Missouri Appleseed is an independent nonprofit organization. We are one of seventeen independent centers that make up the Appleseed network. Our network office is located in Washington, DC. For over two decades local Appleseed Centers have championed the rights of society’s most vulnerable populations. Appleseed Centers across North America are dedicated to advancing justice and creating opportunities to help all people build better lives.