Join us as on our mission to make well-being the standard for St. Louis. By contributing through cash donations, in-kind support, or volunteering, our supporters actively participate in a collective effort to provide essential services, including housing and mental health support, to those in need. Your support not only tangibly impacts the lives of vulnerable individuals but also strengthens the foundation of a compassionate and resilient community. Whether through financial contributions, material goods, or your time, every form of support plays a vital role in creating transformational change for our community.

Invest in the Transformational Power of Youth


Embark on a transformative journey with us by volunteering at The Core Collective! Whether you are seeking an internship to deepen your understanding of working with youth, wish to contribute your administrative skills, desire involvement in special events, explore corporate engagement opportunity, or have an idea of your own, there’s a meaningful role for everyone. Join our dedicated team at The CC, where your commitment becomes a catalyst for transformative support.

Learn More About Volunteering

In-Kind Gifts

In-kind donations are crucial to providing essential resources to the youth we serve. Our in-kind donors provide pivotal support through providing NEW clothing, hygiene items, food items, and more, offering comfort and normalcy to those served by the CC. Check out our agency’s Amazon wish list containing items we need on a regular basis.

View The CC’s Wishlist

Become A Collaborator

The Core Collective at Saint Vincent is dedicated to fostering collaboration among like-minded organizations. We believe that by combining our resources, expertise, and networks, we can achieve greater impact together. We invite you to explore opportunities for joint projects, initiatives, and events that align with our shared goals and values. By working together, we can pool our strengths and create innovative solutions to address the challenges we face.

Become a Collaborator

Upcoming Events

Athlete Mental Health Jamboree

The Core Collective at Saint Vincent
May 25, 2024
The Athlete Mental Health Jamboree is the culmination of the partnership between The Core Collective at Saint Vincent, Laurence…

Save the Date for The 33rd Annual Kookin’ for Kids!

The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
Aug 09, 2024
The 32nd Annual Kookin’ for Kids
Donor Spotlight

Donor Spotlight: YouthBridge Community Foundation

Donor Spotlight: YouthBridge Community Foundation The Core Collective at Saint Vincent (The CC) highlights YouthBridge Community Foundation in this Donor Spotlight. YouthBridge Community Foundation awarded two prestigious grants to…

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Check Out our Frequently Asked Questions
Do you accept used clothing donations?

Thank you for thinking of us! At this time, The CC does not have the capacity to accept used clothing. To learn more about what in-kind items we are in need of, visit our In-Kind donation page.

How do I make a donation?

There are many ways you can make a donation to The Core Collective at Saint Vincent! You can donate online, via check, ACH, and more. Discover the many ways you can make a difference here.

Where do my donations go?

When you make an unrestricted donation to The Core Collective at Saint Vincent (The CC), you are directly supporting the programs that serve 0ver 500 youth, families, and members of our community each year. Click here to learn more about what your donation means to The CC.

Why do some volunteer positions require background checks?

The Core Collective at Saint Vincent requires volunteers at certain levels to complete background checks in accordance with our Volunteer Policies and Procedures due to the nature of the services we provide to youth. For more information about Volunteer Classes, visit our Volunteer page.  If you have any questions regarding the volunteer application and screening process, please contact Director of Development, Michelle Bolk at 314-261-6011.

Do you have opportunities for practicum students?

Yes, we have practicum and internship opportunities for students obtaining their MSW, MPH, or related fields. View our Class I opportunities on our Volunteer page for more information.

Can I volunteer with my association or business?

Yes! We offer group volunteer opportunities such as facility beautification projects, donation sorting, donation drives, and more. Check out our Class III volunteer opportunities listed on our Volunteer Page for Group Volunteer opportunities. Submit your information and we’ll be in contact with you soon.

Who can I talk to about volunteering?

Interested in volunteering? Visit our volunteer page to learn more about available opportunities.