Scholarships, Mentors & Hope    

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Make A Donation


Make a donation to change a life.

The mission of Take Stock in Children is to passionately promote personal growth, self-responsibility, and academic success for deserving low-income children by providing a unique set of resources including mentors, scholarships, long-term support, student advocacy, and a guaranteed educational opportunity.

Is My Donation Secure?

Absolutely. The security and confidentiality of your information is our highest priority. We use industry-standard SSL (secure socket layer) technology to protect your information and provide a safe and secure environment for online donations. We will not sell, trade or share your personal information with anyone else, nor send donor mailings on behalf of other organizations, and we will only share personal information if you have given us specific permission to do so.

Is My Donation Tax-Deductible?

Yes. Take Stock In Children is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law. To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record. We'll send it to you upon successful completion of your donation.

Do I Get A Receipt?

A donation receipt will be sent to you at the email address you provide on this form. Please be sure to keep a copy of your receipt for tax purposes. If you select a recurring donation, you will be sent an individual receipt each month when your donation is processed.

Make College Possible

Take Stock in Children is more than a rewarding opportunity to provide an education for a child. It’s an opportunity to change deserving low-income youth/students life forever. Become a donor and help break the cycle of poverty and high drop-out rates in your community.

Your donation to Take Stock in Children will provide a child with the promise of a college scholarship, the guidance of a caring mentor, and a sustainable outcome of success. Students in the Take Stock in Children program receive:
  • -A fully paid college tuition scholarship

  • -A volunteer mentor who meets the child at his or her school for an hour a week to provide academic support and motivation

  • -Continuous assistance and intervention services by a skilled student advocate (case manager)

  • -The active engagement of parents or legal guardians in the child’s academic and personal development

  • -Career and educational counseling

Foundation Gifts

Leading businesses and foundations are recognizing Take Stock in Children as a valuable solution to the problems of high crime rates, high drop-out rates, poverty and academic failure. We are seeking foundations to invest in Take Stock in Children and be a part of the proven solution. This continuous financial support enables Take Stock in Children to help even more deserving children attain academic and personal success.

Individual Donations

Take Stock in Children offers the opportunity to provide a child with an education and hope for a future of success. Tax deductible donations by individuals provide valuable resources to children in need.

Become a Corporate Partner

An economically viable community includes a successful and educated workforce. Recognizing the importance of this, Take Stock in Children's corporate partners have made a commitment to excellence in education and eradicating the cycle of poverty. Corporate sponsors provide in-kind services, mentors, financial support, and many cross-promotional opportunities. Companies can match domations given or raised by employees in addition to their corporate contributions. Take Stock in Children offers customized partnership programs for corporate sponsors.