Thank you for all of your help this Give STL Day! With your help, Mission: St. Louis came in second place of large organizations + we quadrupled the amount of donations from last year with 345 donors having given. Our total amount raised was $18,215 + we were awarded an additional $1,000 for having the most unique donors as we received donations from 29 different states! This money raised will continue to transform lives through our programs as well as transform our city. Again, we thank you all for stepping forward to help in the positive transformation of our city that we all know and love.
WHAT CAN WE DO IN A DAY?
As we continue to celebrate our 10th year anniversary, we need your help TODAY for Give STL Day!
Today, over 911 St. Louis non-profits will come together for 24 hours of giving. Prizes and incentives will be awarded to donors throughout the day. Our goal is to raise $20,000 to transform more lives in St. Louis. What do we need from you?
Just a dollar for every year we've been around. #10bucks10years
LET's show the nation how Mission: St. Louis supporters can band together to transform more lives and celebrate the impact we've had the last 10 years!
It's simple: today from midnight to midnight, go to GiveStlday.org + make a donation of $10 or more to Mission: St. Louis. That's it! Plus, your $10+ gift will raise our ranking on the leaderboard. If we get the greatest number of gifts by midnight, you will help us win an extra $5,000!
Together, we can transform our city!
How Else Can You Help?
By supporting Mission: St. Louis on give stl day, you make an impact on our city - so let's tell everyone! Help us spread the word, here are some ideas!
- Announce that you gave on your social media sites + tell your co-workers, your friends + your family.
- Like + share our Facebook posts, retweet us to your followers + like our instagram posts.
- Keep up with our place on the leaderboard via givestlday.org/leaderboards (select $2 + million (large)) + include our place in your emails, tweets + on Facebook.
- Write #GiveSTLDay on a piece of paper, take a picture + upload it to your social media accounts.
- Use the hashtags #giveSTLday + #missionstl to participate in the conversation!
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Frequently Asked Questions:
What is Give STL Day?
Give STL Day is a charitable holiday, a 24-hour, online giving event organized by the The Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation to grow philanthropy in the St. Louis metropolitan area.
The minimum donation is $10 + there is no maximum. Prize money will be made available to amplify charitable donations. The goal is to inspire the community to come together for 24 hours to contribute as many charitable dollars as possible to support the work of local nonprofit organizations.
How does it work?
The Greater Saint Louis Community Foundation has set up an online platform at givestlday.org with searchable profiles of participating nonprofits + a leaderboard on the day of the event. All donations will be processed through this website. Nonprofits + donors can track progress throughout the day. Anyone can donate to the charity of their choice on May 2 from midnight to midnight, Mission: St. Louis' page can be found at givestlday.org/missionstlouis.
When will Give STL Day take place?
Give STL Day is a 24-hour giving event on Wednesday, May 2, 2018, from midnight to midnight. All event-related donations must be made at givestlday.org during that 24-hour period. Pre-scheduled donations may also be given between now + Tuesday, May 1.
Why give on May 2 through givestlday.org?
May 2 is a special event– a charitable holiday. It’s our day to celebrate St. Louis’ spirit of generosity + support the work of nonprofits. Plus, your gift made during that 24 hours may be amplified by prize dollars.
Thank you for your support!
Looking to donate directly to Mission: St. Louis? Donate here.