A Red Circle

In The Media

A Red Circle in the news!

Erica Williams’ alma mater Maryville University featured her in its Spring, 2020 magazine!  Enjoy reading about how she is Shaking Up North County!

Executive Director Erica Williams

Executive Director Erica Williams was interviewed for the podcast We Live Here on April 30, 2020.  The topic is Food Security During Covid-19.   Enjoy and join in the action to increase healthy food access in North St. Louis County.  Holistic Living is one pillar of A Red Circle and, living healthy can occur best when investment is made.

Erica at a February Coffee Chat at Om Turtle in Ferguson, MO

Please enjoy this great article from writer Mia Turner of St. Louis Partnership, which highlights A Red Circle’s work in North St. Louis County.

Drew Foster, A Red Circle’s new Program Associate with Jamie from SSM at Jamaa Birth Village

We are pleased to be included in this list of recipients to address holistic living with new moms at Jamaa Birth Village in Ferguson, Missouri.  Read more about our program and the other recipients here.

A Red Circle’s plans for the North County Agricultural Education Center.

See the article posted by Missourinet titled, “Missouri Department of Agriculture gives grants to projects in “food deserts” around state, which includes A Red Circle’s North County Agricultural Education Center!

Erica Williams, David Dwight of Forward through Ferguson, and Author and Professor Colin Gordon

St. Louis Public Radio interview about school district boundaries and racial equity in education.

Screening at the 24:1 Theater  

Erica Williams participated on a panel discussion about voting suppression tactics and provided practical ways that community organizations can get involved.  Read more about the event.


Crowd inside Blueberry Hill

Read about Ignite Missouri, an event powered by A Red Circle, to increase opportunity for Blacks and other minorities in Missouri’s cannabis industry!


Eric Williams after the harvest.

St. Louis Public Radio did a piece titled, “With Stores Gone, Farmers Market to Fill Void in North St. Louis Food Desert”,  to highlight our Healthy Community Market!  Check it out here.








Erica Williams (second from left) accepting the award for Emerging Initiatives.

A Red Circle received the What’s Right With the Region Award!  Read about the award and the Emerging Initiatives category here.


Erica Williams and Mugo Odigwe

KMOV conducted our first on-camera interview about our Education Advocacy Coalition in July, 2017!