Planned Giving

You can make a lasting impact on the lives of future generations of people with intellectual disabilities through legacy giving to L’Arche St. Louis. Legacy giving empowers you to leave a larger gift than you may have thought possible and can be surprisingly easy to arrange. Each gift will ensure that L’Arche St. Louis has the ability to continue to create a world that welcomes difference and celebrates the unique gifts of all people, in which each person has a genuine place of belonging.

By working with your attorney or financial planner, or by simply adapting the following language, you can make a gift to L’Arche St. Louis:

“I give, devise, and bequeath to L’Arche St. Louis $_______ (or _______%) to be used for its general purposes.”

Please also include the following language or some abbreviation thereof to ensure that L’Arche St. Louis will receive your gift or bequest:

“To L’Arche St. Louis, Inc., known and recognized as L’Arche St. Louis, with offices currently located at 17 Selma Ave, Webster Groves, MO 63119, for their use as determined by the Board of Trustees.”

Federal Identification Number: Tax ID #26-0252481

If you have already included L’Arche St. Louis in your estate plans, please let us know so we can thank you and welcome you into the L’Arche Legacy Society. This group was formed to recognize the outstanding supporters whose foresight and generosity will help L’Arche St. Louis continue to fulfill its mission into the future.

For more information, please contact Madeline at or 314-405-8025.