2019 Tour Sponsors


The Tour promotes gun violence prevention and healthy life style choices through music, urban storytelling and innovative public health education.

Story Stitchers is creating a 2019 summer tour with confirmed sites in economically disadvantaged communities in St. Louis. The support of the sponsors and individuals like you is critical to the project’s success!

The 2019 Pick the City UP Tour is presented with support from  Missouri Foundation for Health. The Foundation is a resource for the region, working with communities and nonprofits to generate and accelerate positive changes in health. As a catalyst for change, the Foundation improves the health of Missourians through a combination of partnership, experience, knowledge, and funding.

Pick the City UP 2019 Tour is presented with support from the Regional Arts Commission, and LUSH Corporation’s The Charity Pot, Kranzberg Arts Foundation, Steward Family Foundation, Cardinals Care, and Incarnate Word Foundation.


Pick the City UP is supported by Volunteer Lawyers and Accountants for the Arts and is presented in collaboration with the City of St. Louis Department of Health, Gateway Arch National Park, Tillie’s Corner Historical Project, Wellston Loop Community Development Corporation, Communities Reconnect, LLC, Stop The Bleed, Thomas Dunn Learning Center and South Side Youth Council, and Greater Pentecostal Church of God in Walnut Park.

Please consider making a donation today and help keep the Tour rolling along!

Thank you for your support!

See ya soon!