Get Involved

Young athletes need a coach, mentor, or cheerleader that’s helping them along and making a difference in their lives. Don’t just stand on the sidelines – be a part of the fun. There are several ways to contribute to our team. If you would like more information on how, together, we can make a positive impact in the lives of at-risk youth, please click below to get involved. 


Buddy Fund volunteers ensure that all of our events are a home run. From the Annual Golf Tournament to other exciting events and opportunities throughout the year, we are always looking for volunteers to lend a helping hand.

Join The Golf Committee

Each year the Buddy Fund hosts a Golf Tournament event that includes opportunities for the community to participate and contribute to the Buddy Fund’s mission. The golf committee is responsible for planning, setting up, and managing the tournament and the day’s events including silent auctions and raffles.  

Join The Board

Our board members are integral to ensuring that The Buddy Fund mission and vision are made a reality every day. 

Join the Young Leaders Group

Serving on a board is one of the most influential roles Young Leaders can take in order to have an impact. It is a role that evolves strategic thinking and develops leadership skills. Connect with BFYL to learn more.

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Become A Sponsor

Our sponsors play a significant role in supporting The Buddy Fund. By joining our lineup of generous sponsors, you will be joining a team committed to making an impact in the lives of at-risk youth of St. Louis. The demand for new sporting goods, equipment, and supplies from our 45+ recipient organizations far exceeds what our annual operating income budget is able to provide.

We sincerely thank you for your consideration!

Does Your Employer Match Gifts?

Many employers sponsor matching gift programs and will match any charitable contributions or volunteer hours made by their employees.

This means the impact of your gift to The Buddy Fund may be doubled or possibly tripled!

Some companies even match gifts made by retirees and/or spouses.

If your company has a matching gift program, ask for and complete the matching gift form or complete their online form. It’s that simple!

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