Make a Donation – Become a Friend of St. Louis Earth Day
Are you a regular at the Earth Day Festival in Forest Park? Do you love being able to recycle at your favorite area festivals? Do you want more green dining options in St. Louis? Of course you do! And now you can make a direct impact by supporting St. Louis Earth Day:
Show your support for St. Louis Earth Day by displaying this sticker on your car. All donations of $5 and above will receive one, in addition to the sponsorship benefits outlined below.
- Enabling thousands of people to come together for learning and celebration at our free Earth Day Festival
- Providing recycling and composting services to over 100 of the most-loved events through our Recycling On the Go event greening program
- Facilitating sustainability education for professional planners and government agencies, and
- Launching the Green Dining Alliance, a restaurant sustainability certification program.
- Funding 36 community projects through Earth Day Action Grants
Here are some ways your investment might be used:
- $35 enables a non-profit event organizer or volunteer to attend the day-long Recycling On the Go workshop for free.
- $80 covers the cost of supplies to set up one waste station at an event.
- $100 lets us waive a booth fee for a budget-strapped non-profit organization at the St. Louis Earth Day Festival.
- $250 brings recycling to a community fundraiser through our DIY loan program.
- $500 covers the cost of certification for your favorite restaurant to join the Green Dining Alliance.
- $1000 helps us bring recycling and composting services to St. Louis favorites like the Festival of Nations, African Arts Festival, and Girls On the Run 5K.
- $1,500 provides support for community projects like container gardens for food pantry clients, youth environmental leadership training, or a bike rack installation, as awarded through Earth Day Action Grants.
Our Gift To You for your investment in our mission:
Those donating at the $100 level and above will be recognized in our Annual Report.
$35 or above (Friend of SLED) – receive 1 set of bamboo cutlery.
$50 or above (SLED Supporter) – receive a St. Louis Earth Day T-shirt.
$100 or above (SLED Advocate) – receive 2 tickets to the Friends of St. Louis Earth Day tent during Earth Day Eve.
$250 or above (SLED Benefactor) – receive 2 tickets to the Friends of St. Louis Earth Day tent during Earth Day Eve, plus a St. Louis Earth Day T-shirt and a set of bamboo cutlery.
$500 or above (SLED Ambassador) – receive 4 tickets to the Friends of St. Louis Earth Day tent during Earth Day Eve, plus a St. Louis Earth Day T-shirt and a set of bamboo cutlery.
$1000 or above (SLED Patron) – receive 4 tickets to the Friends of St. Louis Earth Day tent during Earth Day Eve, plus a meal for two at any Green Dining Alliance restaurant.
Green Gift Options
Make a donation to St. Louis Earth Day on behalf of a friend or loved one: Just provide their name and email on the donation form and we will send them a notification of your commitment in their honor.
The mission of St. Louis Earth Day is to make every day Earth Day, cultivating environmental stewardship and engaging individuals, governments, businesses, schools and the non-profit sector in celebration, education and action to support a healthy and sustainable future.
St. Louis Earth Day, a BBB Accredited Charity, has received an A+ rating and meets all 20 Standards for Charity Accountability.