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Charitable Giving

We rely on tax-deductible donations to meet our ongoing financial needs.

As a program of Hope College, a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization, donations to Step Up are tax-deductible.

Online Giving

We accept immediate donations via a secure online form.

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Amazon Wish List

Step Up needs more materials for our students to use while they are on campus. We would love to increase the size of our library, have academic workbooks for them to use, and have extra supplies for them to take as needed. Please consider purchasing something from our Amazon Wish List!

Amazon Wish List


If you would like to contribute in-kind donations, please contact us for more information.

Supporters & Collaborators
(Past & Current)

  • Hope College
  • CASA (Hope College)
  • Upward Bound (Hope College)
  • ExploreHope
  • 4H/MSU Extension Tech Wizards
  • Destination Education
  • Department of Education (Hope College)
  • Ottawa County Mentoring Collaborative
  • Mentor Michigan/National Mentoring Partnership
  • Society of Women Engineers (Hope College)

Funding Sources
(Past & Current)

  • United Way
  • Walmart
  • Target
  • Americorps, Faith in Youth Partnership of Good Samaritan Ministries
  • Destination Education
  • HHMI Educational Grant
  • Holland/Zeeland Community Foundation
  • Michigan STEM Partnership
  • Private Donors
  • Reach Foundation
  • Holland Junior Welfare League