May 10, 2017
Give STL Day 2017
The BackStoppers is participating in Give STL Day this year on Thursday, May 11th! Give STL Day is an oppurtunity for the community to come together and give back to their favorite charitable organizations. This is a 24 hour online event hosted by the St. […]
March 13, 2017
Biggest BackStopper Month Yet!
February is BackStopper Month at the OG Hospitality Group's family of restaurants. All month long, patrons dining at all The Corner Pub & Grill, The Tavern Kitchen & Bar, and The Shack Breakfast & Lunch locations may purchase BackStopper Bucks to support families of fallen heroes. This […]
March 10, 2017
Kids’ Art Show raises $1,200!
We saw some very big smiles on the kids at United Services for Children when they presented The BackStoppers with the funds they raised at their art show. The kids, ages 3 to 5 years, held an art show featuring their favorite pieces from school. […]
February 7, 2017
Guns ‘N Hoses Raises $653,000
Guns 'N Hoses has made the largest donation in its 30-year history, raising $653,000 for The BackStoppers! In all, Guns 'N Hoses has raised a total $6.1 million since 1987. We recognize this incredible support is because of a very dedicated team who put in a lot of […]
September 26, 2016
Griffin and Levi Support The BackStoppers!
On a hot Saturday in early September, 5-year old Griffin put on his police officer uniform, loaded up his patrol car, and set out for Frontier Park with 2-year old brother, Levi. Together the boys spent the day selling ice cream to raise funds for […]
September 23, 2016
CCMSI Raises $10,000 for BackStoppers!
CCMSI, a small company with a big heart, organized a silent auction and raised $10,000 for The BackStoppers! Moved to show their gratitude to law enforcement and our area's first responders, CCMSI held the auction for employees over two days. This generous support of our mission […]
August 28, 2016
Bulltown’s Biggest Year
The 5th Annual Bulltown Run for BackStoppers raised $5,000 in it's biggest year yet! This year's event was held in honor of Paramedic Jonathan Noce, EOW 5/25/2016, whose family The BackStoppers has begun assisting. Running and walking in his memory were participants aged 8 to […]
August 27, 2016
Brielle and Nora Sage’s Lemonade Stand
Brielle and Nora Sage's Lemonade Stand raised $785 for The BackStoppers and $785 for Officer Mike Flamion for a grand total of $1,570! When 7-year old Brielle and 5-year old Nora Sage decided they wanted to organize a lemonade stand, their mother, Cindy, listed five choices […]
August 16, 2016
Alibi 25’s First BackStoppers Event a Success!
Alibi 25 kept six bands playing all day long while serving up BBQ, drinks, and a great atmosphere under a large tent at their first fundraiser for The BackStoppers. Owner and Manager Denise Gestring was overwhelmed with the outpouring of support from the community. Local businesses donated fantastic […]
August 12, 2016
Gateway Classic Cars supports BackStoppers with Cars & Coffee
Gateway Classic Cars raised $1,324.50 for The BackStoppers at the July Cars & Coffee event! Sarah Boothby with Gateway Classic Cars presents a check for $1,324.50 to The BackStoppers Executive Director Chief Ron Battelle On the last Saturday of each month, Gateway Classic Cars invites all car […]