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Membership in the Spirit of St. Louis Women’s Fund is open and inclusive. You do not have to wait for an event to join.

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Members pledge $1200 annually.

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The Spirit of St. Louis Women’s Fund is a founding member of the network of women collective giving organizations, Philanos. Philanos supports the creation, development and expansion of women’s collective giving grantmaking nationwide. As a network of independent collective giving groups, membership is more than  17,500 women strong. Members pool their money to award  impact grants in their own communities.

The network shares best practices about membership, grantmaking, and governance to strengthen our organizations and ultimately to strengthen our communities.

The Philanos Network have granted more than $140 million to nonprofit organizations throughout the world. Their educational webinarsonline chats, and national conferences inspire smart, informed philanthropy.