Be a Philanthropist

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 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 (College Success Coach)
  • The active engagement of parents or legal guardians in the child’s academic and personal development
  • Career and educational counseling

Want to Donate to Gwendolyn Tose’ Rigell (9/11 Kids) Scholarship?

Corporate Partnerships

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 donations given or raised by employees in addition to their corporate contributions. Take Stock in Children offers customized partnership programs for corporate sponsors.

For more information on becoming a sponsor, please contact:

Lisa Bechtold


(941) 378-4407

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.

TSIC is sponsored by: