(KMOV) – More than $1.1 million were raised Tuesday during "Give STL Day," a fundraising blitz across the St. Louis area.
The initiative, courtesy of the greater St. Louis Community Foundation, asked St. Louisans to donate a minimum of $10 to more than 500 local nonprofits.
According to "Give STL Day" officials, 13,407 donations raised $1,108,815 during the inaugural event. The money raised will benefit 528 local nonprofits.
Click here to see how individual charities fared.
Congrats and THANKS #STL and the NPO's that made today a huge success! Keep us posted on the good workt you do with the dollars you earned!— St. Louis Gives (@StLouisGives) May 7, 2014