Making a donation to Building STEPS equips our city’s brightest students with the tools to propel them to college and career success.

Through your generosity, our students have access to one-of-a-kind programming crucial to their futures, including Junior Seminars, College Workshops, Summer Experiences, College Connect, and Alumni Services.


Other Ways to Give

  • Make a Cash Gift
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  • Matching Gifts
  • Workplace Giving
  • Gifts of Stock
  • Planned Gifts
  • In-Kind Donation

Thanks to Building STEPS…

I am more motivated to do better in school. – Jerry

I am excited to be a software engineer. – Jazmine

For noticing my potential. – Shy’Quis

I have met new people and I know it will make me a better person in the future. – Asia

My future will be bright. – Ashley

I have a better idea of what I want to become when I get older! – Crystal

For allowing me to come out of my comfort zone to do new things. – Shawn

I can have more sources and support for when I become an animal vet. – Monae

I was able to attend a free SAT prep program that exposed me to new & awesome opportunities. – Sabriel

I was able to have a great college essay! – Sonia

I have been more successful. – Saquioa

I’m more confident about college. – Alexis

I have a lot of new friends. – Kyre

I got better at developing speaking skills and I’m excited for what is next! – Yasser

I made connections I will keep throughout my life time. –Quinton

I got a great internship opportunity at UMBC. – Mikayla

I am college ready. – Briona

Thank you for supporting Building STEPS and making a commitment to the education of our students. For more information, please email Debra Hettleman or call 410.704.7836.

Disclosure Statement: Building STEPS is a charitable organization qualified as tax exempt under Internal Revenue Code section 501(c)(3). A copy of the current financial statement of Building STEPS is available by writing Building STEPS at P.O. Box 1393, Brooklandville, MD 21022 or by calling (410) 308-4800. Documents and information submitted under the Maryland Solicitations Act are also available, for the cost of postage and copies, from the Maryland Secretary of State, State House, Annapolis MD 21401, (410) 974-5534.