The Revitalization of Baden Association is a membership-based network of residents (individuals, families, and seniors), business owners and nonresident supporters from across the St. Louis region. ROBA was established January 9, 2017 and joined the Saint Louis Association of Community Organizations (SLACO) in 2018. ROBA joined the Community Builders Network in 2019. ROBA is a registered 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.


ROBA leads neighborhood revitalization efforts through representation, beautification, crime prevention, and community development.

ROBA promotes the neighborhood as a desirable place to live, work, and play.

ROBA collaborates with community organizations across the city to bring resources into the neighborhood.


  • To develop and maintain favorable relations with government officials

  • To advocate for the community around issues of land use, infrastructure, crime, and beautification

  • To develop and implement programs for business and economic development

  • To produce programs and events that celebrate our community and bring neighbors together

Community Meeting Minutes

ROBA June 8 2020 Meeting Agenda

Board Members


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Maelyn Smith

Baden resident since 1976


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Membership Chair

Gloria Gooden

Baden resident since 1972

Community Communications

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Baden resident since

Senior/Youth Activities Chairman

Eric Barber

Baden resident since ...

ROBA Contact Information

Phone: (314) 632-6708


In-Person: Join us at our monthly community meetings held on the second Monday of each month at 6:00 pm at 1022 Baden Ave.