Young Friends

The Next Generation of BackStoppers Supporters
Learn more about our Young Friends!

Families We Serve

Read Stories from the Families We Serve
Learn more about the families of fallen heroes.

New OC 12.21

Outlying County Supporter Groups
Learn more about our coverage area beyond St. Louis.

The BackStoppers has assisted over 180 families since 1959

Bohannon Family

How We Help

A safety net with no strings attached.

Stanze Family

Those We Honor

Honoring those who made the ultimate sacrifice for our safety.

Wyatt Two

Coverage Area

Serving 18 counties in Missouri and Illinois.


Our Current Statistics

Provides roughly $2 million in assistance each year.