Fund St. Louis founder Brian Cross is quoted, along with other experts, in this great piece from the STL Beacon.

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Cross is hoping that part of that opportunity may be found in Fund St. Louis, a nonprofit he quietly founded on Mother’s Day of last year and has been working on ever since. The crowd-funding platform is presently donation-based though he is open to other possibilities as the details of the JOBS Act shake out. His big push for publicity is set for next month.

“We said let’s take social media and these funding fundamentals and mix it with pride in St. Louis and try to get these people to really get some economic stimulus going in the city,” he said. “It could be done in a different way than relying on the RCGA to land a big employer. It was more from the bootstraps figuring it out for ourselves.”

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