Check out these great organizations in and around the St. Louis area!

GALA Choruses is an association committed to serving the lesbian and gay choral movement. It provides support to 180 member choruses.

Gateway Men’s Chorus, founded in 1987, has performed with CHARIS at various concerts over the years. Fundraising events sponsored by Gateway Men’s Chorus helped CHARIS to begin its journey in 1993.

BandTogether is a volunteer community band founded in 1997, which provides the opportunity for men and women of diverse backgrounds and playing levels from the St. Louis metropolitan area to join together for music and fun.

Hartford Coffee Company has a variety of beverages and food to suit anyone’s tastes. They also sell coffee by the pound and regularly feature local performers.

Creative Catering is the catering business of Chef David Hietter, who caters CHARIS’s magnificent pasta dinner fundraiser every year. Consider him for your catering needs. Don’t worry. He does more than just pasta!

Growing American Youth – is a social support organization for youth who live near St. Louis and are 21 and under who may identify as lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, asexual or questioning their sexual orientation or gender identity.

One St. Louis creates and promotes programs and volunteer opportunities for the LGBT community and its friends to fill the unmet needs of all the underserved in the Saint Louis area.

Birchtree Studio is one of the photographers for CHARIS.

Sage St. Louis Sage St. Louis is an organization in the area that is for individuals at least 50 years old who identify as LGBT and live in the greater metro St. Louis area.

St. Louis Ovarian Cancer Awareness is dedicated to increasing ovarian cancer survivorship by promoting awareness of early warning signs and standards of care, enabling early diagnosis and promoting ovarian cancer research and survivor support.

The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation is an organization dedicated to education and research on breast cancer causes, treatment and the search for a cure.