Community Leadership

The Clark-Fox Family Foundation believes in the power of collaboration to make 1+1=100. Collaboration helps us make more impact with less resources, effecting faster and more effective change. There are many organizations in the region working together on common issues with common goals.

The Foundation supports organizations in a variety of ways—from financial assistance to mentoring, strategic guidance, technical assistance, etc. the Foundation works with like-minded organizations for the good of the region.

Grants by invitation only.

  • Beyond Housing

    We began with housing in 1975, but experience and much listening taught us that home is more than housing. To truly thrive, people also need access to quality childcare, education, health, jobs, financial services, and more. They need help in a crisis and support to achieve dreams. Successful communities provide those resources. Beyond Housing empowers communities to provide them.

  • Focus St. Louis

    FOCUS St. Louis® is the region’s premier leadership organization, preparing diverse leaders to work cooperatively for a thriving St. Louis region through experience-based leadership training, civic issue education and public engagement initiatives.

  • Jewish Community Relations Council

    “The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) works within the Jewish and broader communities in St. Louis to enhance cooperation with other religious, racial, ethnic and civic groups; foster a just, democratic and pluralistic society; and promote the security of Israel and Jews everywhere. Guided by Jewish values, the JCRC advocates, educates, collaborates and mobilizes action on issues important to the Jewish community.”

  • Jewish Federation of Greater St. Louis

    Jewish Federation of St. Louis mobilizes the Jewish community and its human and financial resources to preserve and enhance Jewish life in St. Louis, Israel and around the world.

  • Newmark Institute

    “The Jewish Community Relations Council (JCRC) works within the Jewish and broader communities in St. Louis to enhance cooperation with other religious, racial, ethnic and civic groups; foster a just, democratic and pluralistic society; and promote the security of Israel and Jews everywhere. Guided by Jewish values, the JCRC advocates, educates, collaborates and mobilizes action on issues important to the Jewish community.”

  • Nine Network

    Official website of the Nine Network of Public Media, a PBS affiliate located in St. Louis, MO, USA. Bringing St. Louis together as we connect our region to the world and the world to St. Louis.

  • Spirit of St. Louis Women’s Fund

    The Spirit of St. Louis Women’s Fund is a collective giving and grantmaking organization. Everyone gives an equal amount of money. Everyone has an equal voice.

  • St. Louis Mosaic Project

    The St. Louis Mosaic Project is a regional initiative within the St. Louis Economic Development Partnership and the World Trade Center St. Louis. St. Louis aims to be a cultural mosaic because this community believes that immigrants invigorate our region and drive innovation. Together, we welcome newcomers because they bring new energy, ideas and talent with them. We want to share our community with its great neighborhoods, outstanding schools, plus some of the best hospitals and cultural destinations in the world.

  • St. Louis Public Library

    The St. Louis Public Library has 17 locations across the city and sees more than 2.3 million visitors each year. The Library has more than four million books and items in its collection and more than 83,000 Library cardholders.

  • St. Louis Zoo

    Recently voted Best Zoo and America’s Top Free Attraction, the Saint Louis Zoo is dedicated to connecting people to animals. We have more than 17,000 animals in our care, many of them rare and endangered, and we welcome more than 3 million visitors a year.

  • STL Youth Jobs

    A civic collaboration providing meaningful employment opportunities for at-risk youth ages 16-23 in St. Louis, MO.

  • United Way – St. Louis

    United Way of Greater St. Louis mobilizes the community with one goal in mind — helping people live their best possible lives.