DT2’s mission is to promote a thriving community and shared prosperity by facilitating economic development and fostering opportunity in the Dutchtown neighborhood. Through this mission, DT2 aims to attract diverse ownership, promote places, spaces, and faces, and increase occupancy.
DT2 is a 501(c)(3) not-for-profit community development organization.
Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts has been invaluable in assisting DT2. VLAA has worked with DT2 to establish their non-profit status and has also provided training to the DT2 Board of Directors to help facilitate improved board participation.
It’s summertime in Dutchtown! Check out some of the great opportunities to get out and get engaged with your community in June. Keep an eye on our calendar for new events, and follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for even more updates. Marquette Park Youth Movie Night Downtown Dutchtown invites you to Marquette Park on Saturday, June… Read more
Safer Dutchtown Meetup is a community group for neighbors interested in exploring creative solutions to our crime and safety issues in Dutchtown, as citizens and as a community. All are welcome! However, please note that we’re not interested in getting together to complain about our problems. The reality is that the status quo is in… Read more
There’s big things going on in the neighborhood in May! Start the month with the Cinco de Mayo festival on Cherokee Street. Finish off may with a busy Memorial Day weekend featuring the Dutchtown Bike Tour, Marquette Park pool opening, and the Cherokee Caravan. Make sure to check out our calendar for new events, and… Read more
On Wednesday, April 17th, DT2‘s After Hours happy hour is all about Virginia! Come to Urban Matter to find out about the growing momentum on Virginia and meet the neighbors and business owners working to rebuild and strengthen the Virginia corridor. From Meramec to Bates, Virginia Avenue is home to over twenty businesses: Arch City… Read more
Spring has sprung in Dutchtown! It’s a beautiful time of year to get out and enjoy everything Dutchtown has to offer. Check our calendar regularly, we’re always adding more events. Follow us on Facebook, Instagram, and Twitter for even more updates. Virginia is for Dutchtownies Learn more about who’s living, working, organizing, and thriving on Virginia Avenue at… Read more