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
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.
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.
BACK TO SCHOOL SHOPPING
Each year thousands of students in Palm Beach County lack the resources to purchase basic school supplies. Take Stock in Children is asking local businesses in Palm Beach County to sponsor a Take Stock student for $250 to help meet their back-to-school needs. Download the 2018 pledge form
to sponsor a well deserving child. Contact Marilyn Schiavo
for more information.
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.