St. Louis Children’s Hospital relies on the support of donors and volunteers to help ensure that critically ill and injured children have access to the highest quality care, especially in today’s increasingly challenging health care environment. Founded in 1879, the St. Louis Children’s Hospital Foundation is a charitable 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organization under Section 509(a)(1), through which all gifts benefit the mission of St. Louis Children’s Hospital. Charitable gifts help the hospital acquire new technology, expand programs and services, recruit leading specialists, and advance groundbreaking research. With continued community and donor support, Children’s Hospital can improve the lives of children and their families for years to come.
St. Louis Children’s Hospital is a highly respected, fiscally responsible institution with a noble mission—to do what’s right for kids! On average, the yearly cost of fund-raising ranges from $0.07 - $0.13, meaning that approximately $0.87 - $0.93 of every dollar raised by the Foundation on behalf of the hospital benefits its intended charitable purpose. See more details about St. Louis Children's Hospital Foundation on GuideStar.org.
If you would like to to discuss a gift to St. Louis Children's Hospital, please call 314.286.0988
Your generous support will make a profound difference in the lives of children. Click here to donate today. Or mail your gift to us at St. Louis Children's Hospital, PO Box 955423 St. Louis, MO 63195-5423
Events and Promotions
Throughout the year, special events and promotions are held for the benefit of St. Louis Children's Hospital. Learn more about each one and how you can participate. Or, host your own fundraising event or toy/gift drive!
Many donors find comfort in planning a gift that offers tax and income benefits now and will help patients at Children’s Hospital in the future.
Find out what you need to know about volunteering for St. Louis Children’s Hospital — frequently asked questions, how to get started, an online volunteer application, contact information, upcoming volunteer opportunities and more.