The Family Promise Fund is The Up Center’s dedicated fund for helping families. Our communities thrive when families are strong, and your gift to helps us to improve the lives of both parents and children through multigenerational programs and services.
Today’s children will become tomorrow’s parents, employees and leaders. By investing in The Up Center’s Family Promise Fund you can provide opportunities for them to reach their full potential, so they can become great contributors to our community, building their own resilient, stable families and communities, and bolstering our economy.
90 cents of every dollar donated is used to help families overcome unforeseen challenges and work towards a sustainable future.
“As a community bank, we like to invest in organizations that improve the quality of life for children and families right here in Hampton Roads. Southern Bank is proud to support The Up Center and be part of that mission.”—Steve Kocen, Senior Vice President, Community Development, Southern Bank
We are committed to partnering with children, families, and communities to improve lives and outcomes through prevention, intervention, and support services.
To see a list of items frequently requested by families, including items for children, please visit our Amazon Wish List.
Many of our programs rely on donations of NEW clothing, toys, supplies, diapers, food, tickets to events and other group activities throughout the year. For more information, please visit our program pages on this site or contact our Development Office at 757-965-8684 or firstname.lastname@example.org. You may also designate a financial gift to a specific program by writing in the Additional Notes box.
The Up Center
Attn: Development Department
580 E Main Street, Suite 400,
Norfolk, VA 23510
If you would like to give gifts of stock, contact:
Wells Fargo Advisors
Child and Family Services dba The Up Center
Planned giving exemplifies your commitment to preserving the mission and values of The Up Center for future generations. The easiest ways to make a planned gift are to:
Many other vehicles for planned giving, such as gift annuities, allow you to combine your philanthropic goals with your financial needs and tax benefits. Please consult your financial advisor or call our Development Office at (757) 965-8684. We would be happy to refer you should you need independent, expert advice on how your gift can leave a legacy.
Our clients have urgent and immediate needs for: