Missions


The Missouri Athletic Club’s foundations support the Club’s values of tradition, community, and culture. Members are encouraged to support the Club’s philanthropic nature and the foundations.


Preservation Foundation

The mission of the Preservation Foundation is to preserve, rejuvenate and memorialize the history and historical architecture of the building occupied by the Missouri Athletic Club at 405 Washington Avenue.

Read an article from The American Architect magazine that showcases the Downtown Clubhouse when it opened in 1916. Today, the Downtown Clubhouse is on the National Register of Historic Places.


Sports Foundation

The mission of the Sports Foundation is to further encourage and recognize outstanding achievements in the field of athletics and, in connection therewith, to select for public recognition those individuals who have made outstanding contributions to and achievement in the fields of sports and athletics.

The Missouri Athletic Club's Charitable Society for Children is an extension of the Sports Foundation and a Club Within the Club. It annually donates money to three local children's charities.