St. Louis Children
face many challenges...

While St. Louis is often known as a great place to raise a family,
that perception is hardly a reality for families living in poverty.

Deaconess Opens “Just for Kids” Funding Opportunities

$5 MILLION AVAILABLE FOR CHILD ADVOCACY AND RACIAL EQUITY   

March 27, 2017 – In April, Deaconess Foundation will host three public meetings to introduce its funding strategy and grant opportunities to local non-profit leaders. Applications for funding will open on April 17th. Organizations that serve, advocate or organize for children and youth and the issues that impact them should attend to learn about new grant programs, mission-related investments and partnership opportunities...

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Child Advocacy Day April 6 in Jefferson City

We need your voice! 

Reserve your spot on the bus today.

We are called to protect and advocate for the most vulnerable population among us, and the urgency of that call is particularly felt in these challenging

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