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Welcome Neighbor Start & Office

Welcome Neighbor STL / START Wish List

Can you help us finish up the Welcome Neighbor STL / START Community Center to get ready for our grand opening? We have almost all of the items we need and now we are just putting the final touches on space to get ready for Grand Opening in September. If you are able to purchase any of the items from our wish list, we would be very thankful for your donation. Thank you!

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Supper Club

Host one of our Supper Club’s at your house. Build new relationships, enjoy international cuisines, while supporting local refugees.


We welcome all new volunteers to join our group. We know your time is important and truly appreciate your support.

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Our Recognitions

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Women of Achievement Award – February 2019

Real Simple Great Neighbor Award – March 2018

2017 Nextdoor Hero Award – Feb. 2018

Resolution from the City of St. Louis – Jan. 2018

Syrian American Medical Society Achievement Award – Nov. 2017

2018 Gateway Globe Award – Nov. 2018

Welcome Neighbor STL In The News

The Syrian Refugees Escaped War, Only to Land in One of St. Louis’ Toughest Neighborhoods
By Robert Langellier
May 16, 2018

In 2016, Bueler founded the grassroots organization Welcome Neighbor STL after she was horrified by an RFT story detailing the beating of teenage Syrians in north city, and she’s been rallying St. Louisans to provide support for refugees ever since.

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