The St. Louis Genealogical Society is designated by the IRS as a not-for-profit educational organization as described in section 501(c)(3) under the Internal Revenue Code. As such, donations to the society may qualify as deductible for your personal income tax purposes. Please check with your personal tax advisor. To make a donation online click here.

Amazon Smile is offering another easy way for you to support StLGS. They will donate one-half per cent of a purchase by an individual to the registered non-profit organization selected by the shopper. We are now registered with Amazon, and here is how you can designate the society as a recipient of a donation:

1. Log on to A default charity will be displayed for anyone who is visiting the site for the first time.
2. In the search box, simply type in “St. Louis Genealogical Society.” Click on the “Select” button.
3. You can now start shopping, and when you check out, you will automatically be requesting Amazon to make a donation to the society.
4. Any return trips for purchases should also go through

If you shop online at, please select StLGS as your designated non-profit. It is a simple process to set up and your small effort will provide much-needed revenue to the society.
Last modified: 30-Nov-2021 11:00