There is $1500 in prize money ($1k – first place winner, $500 – second place) up for grabs.
Action St. Louis is holding a #ClosetheWorkhouse video contest
  • Contest dates: Opens April 20 – Ends May 1, 2020
  • Compete for the top prize of $1000 by posting a video of a poem, song, skit, etc. related to closing the Workhouse!
  • Second place prize is $500
  • Upload a 1-minute video to social media by May 1st at midnight.
  • Use the #ClosetheWorkhouse hashtag and tag Action St. Louis
  • Email video to
  • Video must discuss the importance of closing the Workhouse

Winner will be announced via zoom at the Close The Workhouse May Movement Meeting on May 7, 2020 at 6pm CST.

For more information about the Close the Workhouse campaign read our 2.0 report (released January 2020)at

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