Our History

For over 50 years we’ve been dedicated to helping Missourians explore the people, places, and ideas that shape our society. Our focus for the future remains the same; for a more thoughtful, informed, and civil society. 

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Why should you become a Member of Missouri Humanities

Missouri Humanities depends on the support of individuals, foundations, and our corporate partners to connect Missourians to the people, places, and ideas that shape our society.Your gift supports community programs in Cultural Heritage, Civic Engagement, Reading and Literacy, as well as enrichment programs for teachers.