Supporting programs for those who are low-income or cost burdened and wish to live in their own homes as long as possible.
What We Fund
Marillac Mission Fund is a St. Louis-based charitable foundation that supports and partners in efforts to care for and encourage the wellbeing and dignity of people experiencing poverty through funding grants, community engagements, research, and advocacy.
Focus Areas for Funding
We provide funding for organizations and projects that align with the following four focus areas, as well as Advocacy & Coalition-Building within those focus areas:
Supporting community-based nonprofit organizations that improve the quality of life for veterans and their families through access to housing, mental health care, employment, and meaningful peer connections.
Advocacy & Coalition-Building
Supporting initiatives that lead to systemic, long-lasting change with wide-reaching impact on populations in our focus areas.
Methods of Providing Funds
We provide Responsive Grants in two funding cycles- Spring and Fall. Applicants may select from two types of support: program/project or general operations.