LaunchMe: Find & Join a Young Friends Board

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


When They Meet: Last Monday of each month Where They Meet: VOYCE Office, 680 Craig Road, Suite 245, St. Louis, MO 63141

VOYCE is a non-profit organization who advocates for individuals living in long-term care settings. This often means we are advocating for older adults in nursing home settings, but also includes younger individuals with mental illness, a developmental disability, or a physical disability. We also help individuals find long-term care options when needed. Our Young Professionals…Find Out More

Greater St. Louis Area Council (BSA) Emerging Leaders Network

When They Meet: Convene on the last Monday of the month, alternating between conference calls and in-person meetings Where They Meet: Urban Chestnut Grove Brewery & Bierhall, 4465 Manchester Ave, St. Louis, MO 63110

The Emerging Leaders Network is a group of young professionals, ages 25-40, who are passionate about engaging in the greater St. Louis community and mentoring area youth, while also developing their personal and professional networks. Who are we? This diverse group of emerging business men and women represent the various communities and industries in the…Find Out More


When They Meet: Our board meets every quarter & meetings are dependent on all board members schedules. Where They Meet: Various Locations, St. Louis, MO 63151

COPE24’s primary goal is to significantly reduce child abuse and neglect. We want to be reaching young adults before they find themselves in a situation they are not emotionally ready to handle. Our mission at COPE24 is to equip young adults with skills to become better parents than previous generations. It is the belief of…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

Jazz St. Louis

When They Meet: Board meetings are held in the evening, usually 4-6 times per year. Where They Meet: Harold & Dorothy Steward Center for Jazz, 3536 Washington Ave, St. Louis, Missouri 63103

Jazz St. Louis is a non-profit arts organization focused on presenting, promoting and preserving jazz in St. Louis and throughout the region. We present more than 200 performances each year in the Ferring Jazz Bistro. We also engage up to 10,000 students each year through a myriad of education and outreach activities that expose youth…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

Cystic Fibrosis Foundation

When They Meet: Four meetings a year, quarterly

The mission of the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation is to cure cystic fibrosis and to provide all people with the disease the opportunity to lead full, productive lives by funding research and drug development, promoting individualized treatment and ensuring access to high-quality, specialized care. The Young Professionals group meet quarterly and are required to be on…Find Out More

Young Professionals of Annie’s Hope

When They Meet: One full board meeting the second Monday of the month along with committee meetings on an as needed basis Where They Meet: 1333 W Lockwood Ave #104, St. Louis, MO 63122

The Young Professionals of Annie’s Hope is a group of young and active community members that work to support the fundraising and awareness efforts of Annie’s Hope – The Bereavement Center for Kids. Annie’s Hope is a non-profit 501(c)(3) organization that provides comprehensive support to children, teens, and their families who are grieving the death…Find Out More

American Cancer Society Hope Lodge St. Louis

When They Meet: Full board meeting the second Wednesday of each month at 6pm and committee metings on an as needed basis. Where They Meet: American Cancer Society St. Louis, 4207 Lindell Blvd, Saint Louis, MO 63108

Young Friends of Hope Lodge support the American Cancer Society’s Hope Lodge St. Louis, which provides free lodging to adult cancer patients traveling to St. Louis for outpatient cancer treatments. The board fundraises, volunteers and raises awareness of Hope Lodge in our community.…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