ST. LOUIS — The Urban League of Metropolitan St. Louis announced its plan to transform an over 100-year-old building into an entrepreneurship and women’s business center.
The new business center will be located near Natural Bridge and Newstead in north St. Louis. It’s the same building that formerly housed the old Mound City Bank and later Commerce Bank.
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“From these bare walls and this very strong structure that was built 100 years ago, what will arise here is the National Urban League’s 13th entrepreneurship center building,” said Marc Morial, the president and CEO of the National Urban League.
The center will provide technical assistance, strategic planning, customized workshops, access to funding, and other support for dozens of business owners — whether they are just starting out or seeking to…