Gateway Foundation strives to enrich St. Louis life and culture by supporting efforts to acquire, create and improve tangible and durable art and urban design. The focus of Gateway Foundation is to foster and support cultural and artistic activities devoted to improving the quality of life for residents of the St. Louis Metropolitan Area. Towards this end, we prioritize projects involving the acquisition, creation or improvement of items of a durable, physical nature. To learn more about our funding priorities, review eligibility, grant guidelines, and complete our application click HERE.


Dr. Heather Sweeney

Executive Director

Nathan Attaway

Operations Manager

Lynn Payne

Project Director