Building a Stronger St. Louis Region

We help St. Louis area nonprofits become stronger and more sustainable.

We provide grants for capacity and innovation, help build stronger nonprofits through endowments and technical assistance, support the community through impact investments, and offer fiscal sponsorships to emerging organizations.

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Strengthening Nonprofits and Supporting Innovation

Organizations often struggle with support for operational needs, and flexibility to be innovative. Many of the YouthBridge grant programs seek to provide that much needed support.

Building for the Future

An endowment fund allows your organization to generate income for operations, programs, unexpected expenses or longer-term initiatives. An endowment builds stability, and enhances and strengthens donor confidence.

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Helping Emerging Organizations

YouthBridge provides guidance and support to transition a new idea into a formal, self-supporting organization. We connect and provide resources for all administrative and programmatic needs.

Investing our Assets for Impact

We advance our mission beyond grant making by putting our assets to work. We invest in local funds and organizations to generate social impact and as well as a financial return.

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Open an Endowment Fund

Build a stronger tomorrow—for your organization and for those you serve—with an endowment fund.
Talk to us about getting started, or to schedule an education session for your Board.

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