Jesse Hall, University of Missouri-Columbia

Veterans Writing

Our nationally-recognized veterans programming helps veterans put their thoughts on paper.  We publish their work in our Proud to Be: Writings by American Warriors series.

Read from the Start

Literacy is crucial.  MHC puts books in the homes of at-risk children and administers workshops to help parents learn the value of reading to their children early and often.

Heritage Tourism

MHC highlights Missouri’s heritage and culture through the promotion of the German Heritage Corridor, Missouri’s Civil War Heritage, The Great River Road, and the Highway 36 Heritage Alliance

Grants Program

MHC awards mini and major grants to Missouri organizations all across the state; supporting cultural, educational, and historical projects and programs.

Education Programs

MHC provides and supports numerous educational programs that include our Speaker’s Bureau, Missouri Summer Teacher’s Academy, and Traveling Exhibitions.