Give STL Day with DNA on May 7th!

Give STL Day is a 24-hour, online giving event organized by the St. Louis Community Foundation to grow philanthropy in the St. Louis metropolitan area. This year’s event is held on Thursday, May 7th, and early donations are accepted.

The minimum donation is $10 and the maximum is $100,000. Prize money will be made available to amplify charitable donations. The goal is to inspire the community to come together for 24 hours to contribute as many charitable dollars as possible to support the work of local nonprofit organizations.

Organizations will receive 93% of donated proceeds. More information is available here:

Saint Louis Downtown Neighborhood Association (DNA) is participating this year, and would love to see your support. To donate, visit:



DNA Virtual Town Hall on May 11th

Join us on May 11, 2020 at 6:00 PM for our very first virtual Town Hall! Hear information from the current DNA Board of Directors & local elected officials, and about new events and businesses in the region.

Stay tuned for virtual meeting information in your email.

Donate to DNA While You Shop with AmazonSmile

Many of us are ordering a variety of things during while we’re staying home and being safe. Why not have Amazon donate a portion of their proceeds to a charity while you wait for your favorite items to be shipped?

Now you can through AmazonSmile, a website operated by Amazon with the same products, prices, and shopping features as It ties directly into your existing Amazon account, but the difference is that when you shop using AmazonSmile, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price of eligible products to the charitable organization of your choice!

Once setup, you’ll continue to donate with no additional steps needed!

How to Setup Amazon Smile

To get started, go to Search for “Saint Louis Downtown Neighborhood Association”.

Once located, click the “Select” button next to it. You’ll be asked to make sure that you go to “” to continue donations to DNA. Checkmark the box, and click the “Start Shopping” button.

And now you’re all set!

That’s it.

From now on, just got to, and you’ll still get the same great items, prices, and selection, but now, the AmazonSmile Foundation will donate, too!