Black Funders of St. Louis

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About our group

Founded in 2016, The Black Funders of St. Louis (BFSTL) giving circle is a nontraditional form of philanthropy with a mission that encourages its membership to pool time, talents, and treasures to invest in the Black community and positively impact the well-being of Black children, youth, adults, and families in the St. Louis Metropolitan area.

Black giving circle giving to Black-led nonprofit organizations

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Members and non-members provide time and expertise to support both grantees as well as Black-led nonprofit organizations in the region with targeted capacity building support. Support varies but may include, grant writing, evaluation, board development, fund development, etc.
22
Total Donors
$300
Avg. Donation

Previously supported

A
Action St. Louis
$3,000 raised
F
Ferguson Youth Initiative
$750 raised
N
National Coalition of 100 Black Women
$2,000 raised

Location Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Focus Areas Advocacy & Social Justice, Boys & Men, Children & Family, Civic Engagement, Community Building, Economic Empowerment, Education, Equity & Equality, Girls & Women, Health, Social & Human Services

Membership Focus Adults Black or African American Women in St. Louis

Founded August 2016

Typical grant size $3,000

Contact blackfundersstl@gmail.com

About our group

Founded in 2016, The Black Funders of St. Louis (BFSTL) giving circle is a nontraditional form of philanthropy with a mission that encourages its membership to pool time, talents, and treasures to invest in the Black community and positively impact the well-being of Black children, youth, adults, and families in the St. Louis Metropolitan area.

Black giving circle giving to Black-led nonprofit organizations

n/a

Members and non-members provide time and expertise to support both grantees as well as Black-led nonprofit organizations in the region with targeted capacity building support. Support varies but may include, grant writing, evaluation, board development, fund development, etc.
22
Total Donors
$300
Avg. Donation

Previously supported

A
Action St. Louis
$3,000 raised
F
Ferguson Youth Initiative
$750 raised
N
National Coalition of 100 Black Women
$2,000 raised

Location Saint Louis, Missouri, United States

Focus Areas Advocacy & Social Justice, Boys & Men, Children & Family, Civic Engagement, Community Building, Economic Empowerment, Education, Equity & Equality, Girls & Women, Health, Social & Human Services

Membership Focus Adults Black or African American Women in St. Louis

Founded August 2016

Typical grant size $3,000

Contact blackfundersstl@gmail.com

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