Over $2.4M raised for local nonprofits on Give STL Day - KMOV.com

Over $2.4M raised for local nonprofits on Give STL Day

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ST. LOUIS (KMOV.com) – More than $2.4 million was raised for local nonprofits during Give STL Day Wednesday.

The 24-hours of online giving raised money for 868 St. Louis-area nonprofits. The fifth Give STL Day’s profits were up 12.7 percent from last year, according to the preliminary numbers released Thursday.

“This year’s Give STL Day was another amazing day that showcased our region’s charitable spirit,” said Amelia Bond, president and CEO of the St. Louis Community Foundation. “This effort was particularly special – it was our fifth year, we raised more than ever before, and we enjoyed widespread community support with people getting online and giving generously. It doesn’t get any better!”

Since beginning in 2014, the event has raised more than $9.9 million for area nonprofits.

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