Ways to Give
Your donations help make college affordable for our students, fund new programs, create services and build partnerships with corporate and community leaders. Do you believe in high-quality, affordable education? Keep reading to find out how, where, and what to give to support the Foundation and our STLCC students.
How to Give
Give to a cause
Make the most of your gift through our different giving programs. Whether donating online or with our Donation Form, you have the power to decide what 100 percent of you gift is used for. Support a scholarship or donate to a specific scholarship, club or program, including:
Join our Alumni organization
Double your gift with a corporate match
More than 900 local businesses match employee charitable donations. If you (or your
spouse) work for one these companies, attach a form with your gift and we'll request
a match. If you're unsure if your company matches, be sure to ask your manager. For
more information about charitable matches, call 314-539-5216.
Give in tribute
Honor a loved one by giving in their memory or give to one of our establish in memoriam funds:
Participate in one of our fundraising events
Step out of the office and onto the fairway for a day of golf with STLCC alumni, students, staff and community supporters. Register as an individual or in a foursome to enjoy nine holes on one of three beautiful courses, a dinner reception and silent auction.
Held annually at the Tapawingo National Golf Course, Tee for Tuition takes place the third Monday of September.
Enjoy a five-course meal created by a celebrity chef, take in spectacular views of downtown St. Louis and sample the work of our Culinary Arts students at STLCC’s annual black-tie gala hosted by Four Seasons St. Louis.
Held every February, the gala is sure to make you fall in love with STLCC time and time again.
Unbutton and unwind with a fun-filled Friday afternoon at STLCC’s Bowling for Scholars event. Compete against other teams for the top spot, win prizes in raffles and enjoy networking with members of the community.
A spring staple, Bowling for Scholars is centrally located at Brunswick Lakeside Lanes. Help us strike out barriers to education with this casual and laid back fundraising event.
Share while you shop
When you shop on AmazonSmile, 0.5% of eligible purchases is donated to the college. Search St. Louis Community College Foundation after logging in and begin shopping.
Where to give
Giving is always easy with these platforms:
- Online: Give any time or anywhere by donating online. The online form also gives you the freedom to choose how your donation is used and allows you to schedule a recurring donation.
- Phone: Talk through your donation options with a real person, ready to help you find the best way to make the most of your gift at 314-539-5216.
- Banner Self-Service: If you work for the college, you can give a portion of each paycheck. You can set up payroll deduction by logging on to Banner Self-Service (Employee Tab, then Foundation Payroll Deduction Entry) or with our Donation Form.
- Paper Form: Whether you want to mail, fax or hand deliver it, our Donation Form is available online for printing, so you can complete and submit in the most convenient way for you.
What to give
While a monetary donation is always appreciated, you can also give in the following:
Real estate and personal property
Personal residences, vacation homes and commercial property can be suitable to the
college’s needs and provide tax benefits to the donor. We also welcome gifts of books,
art, equipment or automobiles. Call 314-539-5216 for more information.
Stocks and bonds
Receive attractive tax benefits when you gift the college appreciated securities.
Call for help in arranging a transfer at 314-539-5216.
A lasting legacy
By considering the college in your will, trust or as a beneficiary of your retirement plan, you can create a lasting legacy for generations of students. These opportunities will not only help the community, but can also offer the unique opportunity to ease your tax liability. Call 314-539-5216 for more information.
Honor Roll of Supporters
Additional Options for Giving
Your annual gift helps to support student success at STLCC.
Give a gift in honor or memory of someone important to you.
Designate your donation to any STLCC scholarship fund, general scholarships or the Scholarship Endowment Fund.
Your donation helps to offset the cost of international membership in Phi Theta Kappa International Honor Society.
Support student clubs and organizations.
Gifts made in memory of Dr. Worth for student scholarships.
Donations will help support nursing students with their supplies and out of pocket expenses toward graduation.
Donations will help support dental assisting students with their supplies and out of pocket expenses toward graduation.
Donations will support aspiring artists at the Wildwood campus.
Donations will help support hospitality students with tuition assistance.
Your gift offsets the cost of student participation in a highly successful, long standing Italian studies program. Students who study abroad are more likely to graduate, earn higher grades and have a broader sense of the world.
Show your school pride everywhere you go with St. Louis Community College license plates! The official STLCC license plate is available to alumni, students, employees, donors and friends in Missouri.
Support students in the Deaf Communication Studies program.
Donations will help support dental students with their supplies and out of pocket expenses toward graduation.
Donations will help support physical therapist assistant students with their supplies and out of pocket expenses toward graduation.