Founded in 1986, the Jain Center of Greater St. Louis (JCSTL) is a Section 509(c)(3) non-profit tax-exempt organization, registered in the State of Missouri. Donations made to JCSTL are 100% tax-exempted and deductible from business organizations and individuals’ income tax declarations upon presentation of official receipts issued by authorized JCSTL office bearers.

You may feel like a drop in the bucket. But every drop counts! A bunch of little donations can add up to make a big difference.

General Donations

General donation pledges will go towards the general funds used for the regular temple logistics & event activities. If you are not sure of the donation category we would encourage you to make your donations here.

Jiv Daya (Animal Welfare)

Every year JCSTL help & provide funds to different organizations from US and India working towards saving the animal from getting slaughtered and setting them free. All Jiv Daya Donation donations will go toward saving these animals in need.

Temple Maintenance

Temple Maintenance funds will be used for the regular temple maintenance and renewal projects.

JCSTL Membership

Membership is open to all believers in the philosophy of the Jain religion. Your membership helps us achieve our mission by supporting the growth and development of the temple related events and activities throughout our community. Please consider becoming a member. See Membership Page