The University City Community Foundation, UCCF, is a non-profit community organization working to build a stronger, more connected University City community.


     To be a trusted leader in building a stronger, more connected and caring community.


     The purposes for which the Corporation is organized are exclusively for charitable, education, benevolent, and civic within the meaning of Section 501 (c) (3) of the Internal Revenue Code. 

     The University City Community Foundation will raise funds to provide grants for community projects, programs and organizations, which benefit University City Missouri residents.


     Our values align with our vision of being a trusted leader in building community. As such, the following constitute our "north star" in our decision-making and actions.

  • Leadership

  • Empowerment

  • Trust

  • Generosity

  • Partnership

  • Integrity

  • Responsibility

  • Stewardship

  • Equity

  • Focus

  • Compassion

  • Community

  • Fellowship

  • Camaraderie

Check out our 2018 Grantees!


     The University City Community Foundation was excited to award nearly $14k in our first round of community grants. Thank you to all of the organizations that applied for funding; we appreciate the work you are doing in our community. The organizations selected for awards in UCCF’s first round of funding were:

  • Crown Center for Senior Living (Senior Arts Program) $2000

  • Women in Charge (Adult Literacy) $2000

  • University City Swim Club (Diversity, Scholarships) $2000

  • University City Education Foundation (Teacher Projects) $1000

  • Midwest Association of Farmers Markets (Student Employment) $2000

  • Sutter-Meyer Society (Facility Improvements) $1725

  • University City Parks Foundation (Swimming Pool/Recreation Equipment) $2000

  • Real Talk, Inc. (Event support) $500


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