Helping the families of those who MADE THE ULTIMATE SACRIFICE for our safety.


Support our mission today and provide life-changing assistance to families of fallen heroes.


When you become a BackStopper, you ensure ongoing support for the families we serve.


The BackStoppers has assisted over 170 families since 1959

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How We Help

A safety net with no strings attached.

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Those We Honor

Honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our safety.

Police and Fire

Coverage Area

Serving 18 counties in Missouri and Illinois.


Our Current Statistics

$3 million in assistance provided in 2016.

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