BRAND of St. Louis is hosting a focus group session to explore ways for African American community leaders, professionals, and entrepreneurs to collaborate more effectively. During the session, we will discuss how to foster mutually beneficial relationships between community organizations to increase overall capacity. We will also discuss building synergies between the professional and community organizations and the African American professionals and entrepreneurs they serve. Our goal is to help organizations employ more effective strategies to better serve communities. Lunch and refreshments will be provided.