Frequently Asked Questions

Q: What is the City Wide Program?
A: The City Wide Program was created in 2016 as a way for 4 Hands Brewery to give back to St. Louis. Every year, the program chooses four St. Louis based non-profits to support by donating a portion of sales of their City Wide beer. Since its inception, they have donated over $300,000 to over 20 St. Louis area charities.

More information about the program can be found at

Q: What is Gateway Trout Unlimited?

A: Gateway Trout Unlimited is the St. Louis area chapter of Trout Unlimited. The group is is a 501(c)(3) organization and is 800+ members strong. Thier mission is to conserve, protect and restore Missouri’s cold water fisheries and their watersheds, in order to sustain and improve the quality of fishing for present and future anglers through conservation, education, and fellowship.

Gateway Trout Unlimited was chosen as one of four City Wide Partners for 2022.

More information can be found at

Q: How much are bags?
A: Bags are FREE for all that would like to participate! Our goal is to encourage Missourians to get outside and keep our state beautiful.

Q: Where do I get a bag?

A: Bags are available at 4 Hands Brewery and other St. Louis area locations. Those locations are listed on Grab A Bag page. Bags will also be available at all future Gateway Trout Unlimited events.

If your organization or business would like to distribute bags in Missouri, please reach out via our Contact Us page and we will be in touch!

Q: How do I enter?

A: Entry is easy. Just grab a bag and when you are outside (walking, hiking, fishing, etc.) use the bags to collect trash. Snap a photo of you and your bag with what you collected and submit it here. Once you have submitted your photo, properly dispose of the trash and make sure to recycle anything that can be!

Q: Can my business/organization sponsor prizes for participants or contribute to this project?

A: YES! If your business/organization would like to sponsor prizes or partner with us, please reach out to us via the Contact page.