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Funding Opportunities for Black-Led Organizations

The Black Communities Investment Initiative was established at the St. Louis Community Foundation to provide operating support and/or capacity building opportunities to Black-led nonprofits directly serving Black communities in the St. Louis Metro Area. Black communities – and the individuals, families, nonprofits, and businesses that comprise them – have been disproportionately impacted by the COVID-19 pandemic and economic fall-out. More…


American Rescue Plan: How it may impact nonprofits and their clients

The House gave final approval to the $1.9 trillion coronavirus relief bill on March 10, 2021. We highlight some of the major provisions in the bill and the effects they may have on reducing poverty rates in 2021. More…


Missouri Poverty Report

The 2020 Missouri Poverty Report, from the Missouri Community Action Network, pulls together data about poverty from many sources alongside information about factors pushing people into poverty. The report also includes information about programs, policies, and initiatives keeping people out of poverty. More…


COVID-19 Vaccine Information

The Regional Response Team has put together a wealth of resources regarding the response to COVID-19, vaccines, PPE, and eviction prevention. They will be hosting a webinar about equitable vaccine distribution on Thursday, Feb. 11th at 3:00pm. More…


Missouri Ranks 45th in Support for Seniors

When older Missourians have access to supports that help them age in their own homes and communities, they can live with dignity as they age. Yet in recent years, programs designed to help keep Missouri's seniors at home have been substantially cut or underfunded. More…