The Gateway Center for Giving helps donors do more. We strengthen philanthropy and promote community impact by providing programming, research, technical assistance and professional development opportunities to grantmaking organizations in the St. Louis region. We provide donors with networking opportunities with their peers and community leaders to share information and resources, build understanding, and foster collaboration. We offer quality information, research and skill-building programs to ensure effective and accountable use of charitable dollars. And we enhance regional leadership through information on community needs and philanthropic best practices, supporting collaborative action to help address our region’s most pressing issues. The Gateway Center for Giving was founded in 1970 (as the Metropolitan Association of Philanthropy, or MAP), and our members include corporations, donor-advised funds, foundations, trusts and professional advisors actively involved in philanthropy.
Members of the media seeking information about the Gateway Center for Giving and/or grantmaking in the St. Louis region should contact President & CEO Deb Dubin, at (314) 621-6220 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
View our annual reports, which provide a Gateway Center for Giving profile, describe our programs, and offer a snapshot of the organization’s activity.
Publications and Research
Visit our Publications page to access our research on charitable giving and issues in the St. Louis region.