Incarnate Word Foundation
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  • 5257 Shaw Ave., Ste. 309
    St. Louis, MO 63110
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The Incarnate Word Foundation promotes efforts in our community to empower the poor and marginalized, especially women, children, and seniors, to attain quality of life. Our Mission

Grant Orientation: 

The 2018 General Operating Grant Cycle is set to open in the Spring, come learn more about IWF priorities and the nuts and bolts of how to apply. The orientation is first come, first serve with space for 100 people.

Date & Time: Tuesday, February 13th, 9am

Click Here to RSVP

Grantee Spotlight:

  • ArchCity Defenders is a non-profit civil rights law firm providing holistic legal advocacy to the poor and homeless and combating the criminalization of poverty and state violence against poor people and people of color. We are proud to stand with ArchCity in our shared commitment to the poor and the marginalized in St. Louis.

Place-Based Funding

We focus on a place-based funding strategy that invests in specific neighborhoods.

Our community footprint includes under-resourced communities throughout Missouri and East Saint Louis. Each year the Foundation prioritizes certain neighborhoods based on research and community need.

STL Youth Jobs

This program bridges the divide between our region’s youth and the growing skills gap in our workforce by training our youth to be ready for the jobs of tomorrow and providing practical experience today.

Human Trafficking Awareness

Curriculum developed by social work faculty at Fontbonne University works to educate social service practitioners about human trafficking.

Shut It Down

Shut It Down is a collaborative initiative of 9 funders providing education on racial equity and implicit bias for Saint Louis Public Schools personnel.

Almost everything will work again if you unplug it for a few minutes…including you.

-Anne Lamott