YouthBridge Community Foundation is proud to announce a new grant program, Think Big For Kids! Focused on nonprofits serving children & youth, this program will provide funding for bold, innovative and ambitious ideas that are transformative for the applicant organization(s) or our community of children. Letters of Intent will be accepted beginning April 4. Keep … More »
The first ever Brackets For Good St. Louis 2016 presented by YouthBridge Community Foundation starts Friday, February 26th. There has been an overwhelming response from organizations looking to secure one of the 64 available spots. With $10,000 up for grabs it’s time to come up with a master fundraising game plan! For the full nonprofit line up … More »
YouthBridge welcomes the U.S. Green Building Council – Missouri Gateway Chapter and We Stories as new nonprofit fund clients. The U.S. Green Building Council created an endowment at YouthBridge to ensure the long-term sustainability of the organization. We Stories chose YouthBridge to serve as its fiscal sponsor while the organization awaits its tax-exempt designation. The Missouri Gateway Chapter of the U.S. Green Building Council works closely with … More »
Win $10,000 for Your Nonprofit! Brackets For Good is coming to St. Louis and there’s a $10,000 unrestricted donation up for grabs!
YouthBridge Community Foundation was recently recognized for its family business expertise in the St. Louis Business Journal. Among many topics discussed, a few were: When should business owners should begin thinking of transitioning wealth, Best practices for generational transition of family-owned business, How to know who the best buyer is for your business? To read … More »
The St. Louis Business Journal recently had an article centered around Wealth Management with their Table of Experts. Discussion items included, “What Are Clients Looking For In A Wealth Management Plan?”, “What Are The Biggest Obstacles To Good Planning?”, “Is The Question of Socially Responsible Investing, Why is That Popular Now, What Does it Mean?” and … More »
It’s not just about money. For many of us, December means reconciling our year-end charitable donations. This year, instead of just writing checks to non-profits, consider putting some of your investment money into a “social business” or social impact fund, a fund that holds shares in businesses that deliver financial returns and social good. Here’s … More »
St. Louis, November 2, 2015 – Family Resource Center was the recipient of a Heritage Grant of $15,000 from YouthBridge Community Foundation. The grant is part of a new program at YouthBridge that supports child and family-serving nonprofit organizations involved with foster care and adoptions, as well as the treatment and prevention of child abuse and … More »
YouthBridge Community Foundation is pleased to announce the recipients of the 2015 General Operating Support Grants.
Social Enterprise in St. Louis: Energizing the Region’s Entrepreneurial Spirit to Improve the Community YouthBridge Community Foundation will host a St. Louis Social Enterprise Tour titled, Social Enterprise in St. Louis: Energizing the Region’s Entrepreneurial Spirit to Improve the Community, which will take place during the 2015 National Alliance for Strong Families and Communities Conference … More »
YouthBridge Community Foundation and RubinBrown LLP to Host an Introduction to Planned Giving Seminar
YouthBridge Community Foundation and RubinBrown LLP are excited to present a free Introduction to Planned Giving Seminar on Thursday, September 24, 2015, at the RubinBrown St. Louis Office located at One North Brentwood Blvd. Suite 100 in St. Louis, Missouri 63105.
The St. Louis Planned Giving Council in partnership with YouthBridge Community Foundation will host the 2015 Eighth Annual Saint Louis Legacy Awards Presentation and Reception Thursday, August 13, 2015, at the Third Degree Glass Factory, located at 5200 Delmar Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63108.
YouthBridge Community Foundation was excited to present Foster and Adoptive Care Coalition with a $25,000 grant on behalf the William S. Anheuser Fund, a component fund of YouthBridge, towards their 30 Days to Family program, which was launched in 201. The program aims to assist in the search and engagement of a child’s relatives and … More »
YouthBridge Community Foundation is pleased to announce a new grant program that will award up to $15,000 in general operating support to child and family serving nonprofit organizations that primarily provide foster / adoptive care services or family support services designed to prevent child abuse and neglect.
YouthBridge Community Foundation is excited to announce winners of the 2015 YouthBridge Social Enterprise & Innovation Competition (SEIC). Winners were announced at the 10th Anniversary SEIC Finalists Awards ceremony April 9, 2015, at the Knight Center on the campus of Washington University. YouthBridge awarded The Disruption Department a $30,000 grant for The MakerShare Initiative, an initiative … More »
Submit Your Nomination for the 2015 Saint Louis Legacy Awards Today! Nominations Accepted Through June 5
Do you know a deserving donor, non-profit organization, or professional advisor? Submit your nomination for the 2015 Saint Louis Legacy Awards! The Saint Louis Planned Giving Council, in partnership with YouthBridge Community Foundation, presents the Saint Louis Legacy Awards to recognize the crucial interaction between donor, advisor, and non-profit in creating a charitable planned gift. … More »
Michael Howard, Chief Executive Officer, at YouthBridge Community Foundation has earned the Chartered Advisor in Philanthropy® (CAP®) professional designation from the Richard D. Irwin Graduate School of the American College, Bryn Mawr, Pennsylvania. The CAP® program provides professionals in the nonprofit and financial services fields that work with individuals and families in the development and … More »
Semi-finalists a part of the 2015 YouthBridge Social Enterprise and Innovation Competition (SEIC) gathered Thursday, February 12 at Frick Forum, Bauer Hall on the campus of Washington University to present their elevator pitches. Finalists were announced and all teams joined for a reception to celebrate all teams who were a part of the competition.
A campaign that builds hope. YouthBridge Community Foundation was excited to present Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis with a $35,000 grant on behalf of the William S. Anheuser Fund, a component fund of YouthBridge, towards their capital campaign Hope Builds: An Opportunity to Give More Children a Chance on Monday, February 10, 2015.
Happy Valentine’s Day is a phrase that we hear every year on a special day when cupid shoots his arrow of love or when couples buy each other chocolates, flowers and cute stuffed bears that say “Be Mine.” Valentine’s Day gives us a day where we can take a break from the hustle-and-bustle of our … More »
YouthBridge Community Foundation is excited to offer matching funds for nonprofit organizations who open a new endowment fund or add to their existing endowment fund at YouthBridge in 2015. More than $150,000 is available in the matching funds program for the current year. For complete details on the matching funds program, including eligibility, click here … More »
YouthBridge Community Foundation is excited to welcome NextStep for Life® as a new endowment partner. NextStep for Life® selected YouthBridge as their partner in philanthropy in an effort to give donors an opportunity to invest in the long-term future of the organization.
The 10th Annual YouthBridge Social Enterprise & Innovation Competition (SEIC), in partnership with Washington University’s Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies, FREE workshop series will begin Saturday, January 10 beginning at 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. in Bauer Hall 330 at Washington University. The workshop series will help organizations prepare for their entry in the competition.
Through a partnership with YouthBridge Community Foundation, the Living Well Foundation has started an endowment fund in an effort to protect their legacy and to promote their mission of creating healthier individuals and families through experimental learning across the life cycle.
As we wrap up the year and the giving season slowly comes to an end, we know that each donor has their own unique goals for giving. Remember that December 31 is the last day to make charitable contributions in order to receive a tax deduction for 2014, if you itemize expenses.
Are you a social enterprise interested in winning seed money to further your mission? The YouthBridge Social Enterprise and Innovation Competition (SEIC) is gearing up for the 2015 competition through its partnership with Washington University’s Skandalaris Center for Entrepreneurial Studies.
Nonprofits across the United States, including YouthBridge Community Foundation, will join forces to celebrate #GivingTuesday on Tuesday, December 2, 2014. Created as a national day of giving to kick off the holiday season, this rapidly growing movement encourages businesses, nonprofits, families and individuals to support their favorite local nonprofits by giving back to their communities.
YouthBridge Community Foundation is excited to welcome Caritas Family Solutions as a new endowment partner.
YouthBridge Presents Outstanding Youth in Philanthropy Award at AFP National Philanthropy Day Celebration
Inspire, collaborate and motivate are words that described the 34th Annual Association of Fundraising Professionals (AFP) Honoree Luncheon and Celebration in honor of National Philanthropy Day (NPD) on November 13, 2014, at the America’s Center Convention Complex in St. Louis. Hundreds of nonprofit professionals and supporters of philanthropy gathered to recognize individuals and organizations who … More »
YouthBridge Community Foundation is excited to partner with a local donor to setup a charitable fund benefiting the Ferguson Youth Initiative (FYI).