GiveSTL Day
24 hours of giving

Give STL Day May 11, 2017

Give STL Day is coming! Join us on May 11, 2017, for a daylong celebration of our community. Make a donation to support the EarthWays Center of the Garden and some of the 800 nonprofits participating. Visit Give STL Day for more details.

Double your impact!

The first $2,500 in gifts to support EarthWays will be matched dollar-for-dollar. Give early and double your impact!

Thanks to our matching gift partners:
   Garrett Paper, Inc.
   Midwest Energy Efficiency Alliance
   Sitton Energy Solutions
   SWT Design

Give early, give often!

Not around to give on May 11? Pre-schedule your gifts now! Pre-scheduled gifts are not eligible for prizes, but they will still be matched. Pre-schedule your donation

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Celebrating the EarthWays Center

The EarthWays Center IS sustainability. Every day, we work to help even more people across St. Louis recycle, be more energy efficient, and increase biodiversity in your own backyards. As the Garden's sustainability division, we want everyone to understand the links between our behavior and the health of our living Earth.

Learn more about the EarthWays Center

Join our Give STL Day Waste-Free Picnic!

hosted by EarthWays, the Garden's sustainability division

with Brightside St. Louis, Green Dining AllianceThe Nature Conservancy, St. Louis Earth Day, Tower Grove Park and U.S. Green Building Council

Thursday, May 11 | 4–7 p.m.
Old Carriage Shelter
Tower Grove Park

Celebrate sustainability, philanthropy and the great outdoors with us on Give STL Day. We’ll have games, recycled crafts and Bombay Food Junkies food truck. Bring your picnic, your friends, your dog—anyone you know who loves the environment and our community.

EarthWays Center will recycle and compost materials from the event. A party for planet means nothing in the landfill!

Please support these great organizations on Give STL Day.

Tips to make your picnic waste-free

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What Can We Do in a Day?

Here's what the EarthWays Center can do with your donation of...

$15 - Provide support through the Green Resources Answer Service for one person interested in making a sustainable choice

$25 - Provide an exhibit on nontoxic cleaners and indoor air quality at a local Green Fair

$50 - Provide a presentation on rainscaping and biodiversity benefits for your home, business or community center

$100+ - Display a full-scale Energy Wall for 2 hours at a local home show to illustrate energy efficiency at home
Keep in Touch

Follow the Garden and EarthWays Center on Facebook and Twitter for Give STL Day and beyond!

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Green Homes Festival

Saturday, June 3 | 9 a.m.–4 p.m.

Live green and play green with the EarthWays Center at this day-long celebration of sustainability. Enjoy presentations, family activities, crafts, live music, shopping, local food, and fun.

Learn more