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St. Louis Community Foundation

#2 Oak Knoll Park
Saint Louis, MO 63105

tel 314-588-8200
fax 314-588-8088

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accreditedcfsealThe St. Louis Communitiy Foundation, the first community foundation established in Missouri, is proud to be among an elite group nationwide to be confirmed in compliance with the National Standards for U.S. Community Foundations.

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      Named Fund:

      A fund named in honor of an individual, family, firm, or organization.

    • Needs Assessment:

      An analysis of the needs of a specific segment of society in order to bring about reform.

    • Non-endowed Fund:

      Funds whose entire amount of held funds are available for grantmaking.

    • Non-Government Organization (NGO):

      Private sector, voluntary (and usually non-profit and non-sectarian) organizations that contribute to or participate in projects, education, training or other humanitarian, progressive, or watchdog activities. Major worldwide NGOs include International Air Transport Association (IATA), International Chamber Of Commerce (ICC), International Committee Of The Red Cross, International Organization For Standardization (ISO), Transparency International, and World Wildlife Fund (WWF).

       

St. Louis Community Foundation

#2 Oak Knoll Park, St. Louis, MO 63105
tel 314-588-8200, fax 314-588-8088
info@stlouisgives.org