Education and employment go a long way toward providing opportunity to people in St. Louis, but other needs still exist. Beyond Charity programs meet the other needs of our city in empowering ways, creating a complete foundation for people and communities to flourish. From older adults to kids and their families, our diverse range of programs impact leaders of all ages so they can stay in the neighborhood they're transforming.

Adams Elementary School lies at the heart of the Forest Park South-East neighborhood, where we are located. Adams is part of the provisionally accredited St. Louis Public Schools District. We offer several programs in the school to support their staff and students. Click here to learn more.

Through our programs and services, we seek to promote successful aging by supporting our seniors to live safely in their homes, lead a physically and spiritually active life and remain engaged in their community. Click here to learn more.


Looking for an alternative spring break, mission trip or summer service opportunity that involves giving back to a place in need? Check out AMP!

Through our Tax Prep program, we strive to promote financial stability and independence in the community. Click here to learn more.


Affordable Christmas is an empowering holiday event that offers a dignified way to help under-resourced parents to provide a comfortable and joyful Christmas for their children. Click here to donate or here to purchase toys through Amazon Wish List. 

The Mission: St. Louis VISTA Program is a full-time AmeriCorps VISTA Program for organizations and individuals interested in developing lasting solutions to the problems of poverty across Missouri. Click here to learn more.

Beyond Charity Partners

Local churches, businesses, community groups and organizations partner with our Beyond Charity programs to support the matriarchs and patriarchs that keep the fabric of our community together. To best serve our community, we utilize these partnerships to respond to the evolving needs of those we serve.

  • Aim High
  • Alzheimer's Association St. Louis
  • Building Futures
  • Center for Women in Transition
  • Connections to Success
  • Dutchtown South CC
  • EarthDance
  • Essential Playzone
  • Gateway 180
  • Gene Slay's, Boys & Girls Club
  • Great Rivers Greenway
  • Healthworks! Kids Museum St. Louis
  • ITN St. Charles
  • Lift For Life Gym
  • LinkSTL
  • Lupus Foundation
  • Lutheran Children and Family Services
  • Mathew-Dickey Boys & Girls Club
  • Mid-East Area Agency on Aging
  • More Than Carpentry
  • North Campus
  • Ozarks Literacy Council
  • Redeveloping Opportunities for Women
  • Senior Age
  • Shalom House
  • Sherwood Forest Camp
  • SLU School of Dietetics and Nutrition
  • SLU Center for Service and Community Engagement
  • SouthSideECC
  • Spanish Lake CDC
  • Springfield Community Gardens
  • St. Louis Area Agency on Aging
  • St. Louis College Prep
  • St. Patrick Center
  • St. Stephens Preschool
  • The Epilepsy Foundation
  • The International Institute
  • The Kaleidoscope Discovery Center
  • The Little Bit Foundation
  • Thomas Dunn Learning Center
  • Veterans for Peace
  • Wyman Center/inspireSTL