LaunchMe: Find & Join a Young Friends Board

LaunchMe is a free, online database that allows St. Louis young professionals to find and engage with young friends groups. Launch St. Louis has long been involved in the nonprofit side of establishing well-run young friends groups, and with LaunchMe, we are making it easier than ever for St. Louis’s young and talented to connect with organizations. It’s time to get involved, St. Louis. And LaunchMe makes it possible.

Below is a list of nonprofit organizations with open young friends board positions. Click to find out more and express interest.

The League – Epworth Children & Family Services

For more than 150 years, Epworth Children and Family Services has provided the St. Louis community with essential youth development services that have helped thousands of children overcome severe emotional and behavioral challenges caused by abuse or neglect. Epworth’s innovative, holistic and comprehensive treatment approach helps youth focus on solutions, build on inherent strengths and communicate more…Find Out More

YPB of Thomas Dunn Learning Center

THURSDAY, JUNE 14TH; 6 – 9 PM – FIRST PLANNING SESSION! Are you the type to strike a match? If so, Thomas Dunn Learning Center needs you! Our mission is to enrich lives through engaging learning experiences. Our partnerships promote individual growth and enhance the community’s quality of life. We walk out our mission in…Find Out More

Unleashing Potential

Unleashing Potential’s mission is to close the opportunity gap for children and youth by building on their strengths. We create educational and empowering experiences through early childhood education, after school programs, youth development and enrichment camps. The Unleashing Potential Young Professionals Board promotes community awareness and provides leadership and fundraising efforts for Unleashing Potential as…Find Out More

YWCA Young Ambassadors (YWYA)

When They Meet: from noon to 1 PM on the 2nd Tuesday of every month, alternates between in-person and conference call along with committee meetings on an as needed basisl Where They Meet: YWCA Metro Office, 3820 West Pine Blvd, St. Louis, MO 63108

Our mission: To cultivate a community of young professionals that supports the mission of the YWCA; Eliminating racism, empowering women, while also providing members with opportunities for networking and mentorship. We are a newly formed group and plan to mentor the YWCA’s clients including teen girls, transitional housing women, and parents of children in Head…Find Out More

NextStep for Life

When They Meet: no pattern yet Where They Meet: various locations throughout Jefferson County

The mission of NextStep for Life is to provide an array of services that assist individuals with disabilities to live fulfilled lives. NextStep for Life achieves this mission through supportive programs within five service areas: Community Supports, Employment, Family Supports, Leisure, and Residential. We work with individuals and their families to meet their needs by…Find Out More

Partners in Sustainable Development Int’l.

When They Meet: Last Thursday of the month from 6-8 pm Where They Meet: Big Club Hall, 5200 Shaw Ave., St. Louis, Missouri 63110

PSDI’s mission is to raise awareness and support to eradicate poverty in rural areas of Bangladesh through an effective holistic model of poverty eradication that includes the poor in their uplift. We have successfully lifted 325,000 of the poorest of the poor out of poverty since we began our work in Bangladesh in 1987. The…Find Out More

Young Friends of SouthSide Early Childhood Center

When They Meet: Meetings occur 4 times a year along with committee meetings on an as needed basis Where They Meet: SouthSide Early Childhood Center, 2101 S. Jefferson Ave, St. Louis, MO 63104

SouthSide’s mission is to nurture, educate and inspire children and families in a diverse and inclusive environment, promoting healthy development and a strong foundation for success. Our vision is that children develop a lifelong love of learning, flourish within a supportive family environment and contribute positively to their communities. SouthSide’s YFO is a group of…Find Out More

Saint Louis Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals

When They Meet: 2nd Thursday of the Month

Saint Louis Habitat for Humanity Young Professionals is a group of grassroots volunteers who want to create change in our community. Saint Louis Habitat Young Professionals (HYP) offers an exciting opportunity for young professionals to bring fresh perspectives and insights into the work being done in our community. Who Are The HYP? We are a…Find Out More

Red Shoe Society St. Louis

When They Meet: Quarterly Membership Meetings; Commitee Meetings on an as needed basis

The Red Shoe Society, our Young Professionals Group, seeks to engage, empower and inspire young professionals to participate in philanthropic and leadership endeavors while building awareness of our organization, which supports Ronald McDonald House Charities of St. Louis. Joining the Red Shoe Society is an exciting opportunity for young professionals to gain leadership experience and…Find Out More