Ways to Give

Join the Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis Family and support the mission in numerous ways.

Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis is a 100% privately funded 501(c)(3) charitable organization. We rely on the generosity of individuals, corporations, and foundations to help us open doors of opportunity for our scholars.


Your check can be made out to Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis and mailed to:

Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis
8027 Elinor Avenue
Richmond Heights, Missouri 63117


You can give using a credit card over the phone by calling 314-776-9406.


A gift to Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis in honor of a friend or loved one is a meaningful and lasting way to celebrate their accomplishments, lives, and memory.

Immediately upon receipt of your gift, the honoree or family will be notified in writing. The amount of your gift will not be disclosed. Fill out the online donation form for a tribute gift.

To make a tribute or memorial gift via check, please include:
• The name of the honoree
• The contact information of the party you would like to notify


Consider a long-term commitment to the success of our program. Monthly and quarterly gifts can be set up on your credit card with our online donation form, and annual pledges are gratefully accepted. Contact Jan Wacker for more information on this process.


Create your legacy and help us sustain the mission of Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis! Including Boys Hope Girls Hope St. Louis in your estate planning is a powerful act of philanthropy, one that serves as a testament to your belief in the impact of BHGHSTL Programming. We are honored that you are considering entrusting us with such a personal and important gift to make permanent your legacy.

A variety of gift arrangements allow you to extend your support to BHGHSTL to make a lasting impact. With the help of your financial manager and BHGHSTL we can help you find a charitable gift plan that provides for you and your family while supporting the Boys Hope Girls Hope Program.

Please consider giving to Boys Hope Girls Hope of St. Louis through your will, trust, IRA, or life insurance policy. This is an effective way to both positively impact future generations of children and to assist in lowering or eliminating the estate tax burden on your heirs.

You can use the following assets to fund a bequest:

  • Cash
  • Closely Held stock
  • Appreciated Securities

To get started, contact Jan Wacker at 314.776.9406 with your Planned Giving questions.


Your gift of appreciated stock and other securities can help relieve you from long-term capital-gains taxes, and it is deductible at the full fair market value on the date given.


We accept gifts-in-kind that can be used in our programs or sold to generate revenue. Examples include food, furnishings, computers, linens, cars, real estate, and school or office supplies.

To learn more about our current needs or any of these giving options, please contact Development Director Jan Wacker or call the office at 314-776-9406.