Ways to Give
All donations are tax-deductible to the full extent allowed by law. Tax ID: 47-1641692.
Thanks to your support, over 300 students from low-income Brookline families are personally supported at every step, from 4th grade through college, on their pathway to success. Over 95% of our Steps students graduate from college - five times the national average for low-income students! Your generosity makes this all possible.
Multiply Your Impact
Donor-Advised Fund (DAF) grants. Make a powerful statement in support of Steps students by recommending a DAF grant. For your convenience, we have linked DAF Direct here.
Matching Gifts. Many employers match donations from current or even retired employees. Contact your Human Resources department for details.
Join the Steps Educational Equity Society. Enjoy special invitation-only gatherings, custom communications, and recognition as part of this network of leading Steps supporters. For details, click here or contact Executive Director Shoma Haque, 617.699.7915.
Sponsor an Event. Sponsoring our annual Step Up Celebration shows leadership in a public way that inspires others to give. For businesses, it creates publicity and community goodwill. Other Steps events are also available for sole or co-sponsorship. For details, contact Executive Director Shoma Haque, 617.699.7915
Sponsor a Program. Steps programs of various types (internships, summer camp, after-school) or at specific levels (elementary, high school, college) are also open for sponsorship. For details, contact Executive Director Shoma Haque, 617.699.7915.
All donors and sponsors receive Steps’ quarterly newsletters and other occasional updates.
The generous support of businesses, foundations, and public sources will be recognized in our Impact Report, posted on the Steps website, unless anonymity is requested.
Help Spread the Word
Listservs and Newsletters
Promoting Steps via other channels - such as posting a Steps link or referencing your commitment on neighborhood listservs, local religious or civic organization newsletters - is also a great way to help!