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Fall FY25 Applications open now

Applications for Responsive and Capacity Building grants are now open in our online portal. Applications are due by 11:59pm on Thursday, August 1st, 2024. New this year is a Small Organization Responsive Application for organizations whose budget is under $500,000 (for the current fiscal year) AND/OR that are entirely volunteer-led (no paid staff). Click to learn more. More…


Looking Forward: Perspectives on later life from earlier in life

Students at Washington University in St. Louis discuss what they are looking forward to about growing older, what their concerns are about getting older and what challenges we face due to population aging. More…


Grantee Spotlight: Puentes de Esperanza

Puentes de Esperanza—Bridges of Hope—helps Spanish-speaking residents of Madison, St. Clair, and Clinton counties address their physical, emotional, social, and spiritual needs on their journey to becoming a vibrant part of our shared communities. This story sheds more light on this funded partner's impact in the community. More…


Improving Property Tax Credits for Older Adults in MO

There is some confusion around SB190 that was passed by Missouri legislators last year and the existing Missouri Property Tax Credit (aka "Circuit Breaker") program. This fact sheet from the Missouri Budget Project breaks down the differences and why improving the existing Circuit Breaker program is the most meaningful way to help older adults stay in their homes. More…


New Resources about U.S. Immigration Policy Past to Present

The Migration Policy Institute (MPI) and Grantmakers Concerned with Immigrants and Refugees (GCIR) have released new publications about immigration and border policy in the United States throughout history. More…