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Get Your Lattes at
One Cup Espresso
and say thanks!

From October 1st through December 31st,
One Cup Espresso donated
2% of their sales to the Next Step.

Next to the Chevron on East Main
and on FACEBOOK >

Thank you!

thanks, trace!
for a wonderful
Christmas Celebration

Trace Bundy gave us all an early Christmas present with his benefit concert for Take the Next Step.

Send Trace a thank you on his 
FACEBOOK INSTAGRAM
TWITTER | @tracebundy

 

your donations
blew the top off
our CHALLENGE grant!

A generous donor challenged us to raise $20,000 in December - you did it!

With your help, we matched the entire $20,000.

THANK YOU, THANK YOU, THANK YOU!

 

Our Drop – In Center is a safe, welcoming, and respectful place. Here, you can find help, encouragement, and connection to resources. The coffee is always on and we are here to help.

MORE ABOUT HOW WE HELP >

Tuesday evenings at 6pm volunteers prepare and serve delicious dinners. We always have plenty! Join us for dinner and stay for Life Skills Classes.

DINNER INFORMATION > 
and 
LIFE SKILLS CLASS SCHEDULE >

Kidz Club is an after school program for elementary age students. We meet Tuesday and Thursday afternoons for help with homework, reading and math, to learn new life skills, and fun!

CHECK OUT KIDZ CLUB! >

 

Teen moms and their children find encouragement and support. They grow together as they  learn from each other and their mentors. FACEBOOK > us for news and activities.

GROWING TOGETHER › 

Every week we see 30 - 40 homeless and street-involved teens. We help them get ID's, go back to or remain in school, explore safe and secure housing, and more.

VISIT OUR DROP-IN CENTER >

When the temperature falls below freezing, the Monroe Cold Weather Shelter opens. Last winter, the shelter gave homeless individuals a safe, warm place to stay 168 times.

You can help  - FIND OUT HOW >

…about our mission, our history, and more ABOUT US > 

WHAT POVERTY LOOKS LIKE IN OUR COMMUNITY >

Love to cook or serve?

Join a COMMUNITY DINNER COOKING TEAM >

Will you spend a hour with a child living in poverty, reading together or helping with homework, so they don’t have to be embarrassed to go to school tomorrow?

Join us at KIDZ CLUB >

We always have room for 
NEW VOLUNTEERS >

Last year, we multiplied every dollar in cash donated to the Next Step into $6.77 of program services to our neighbors in need.

We promise to use your investment wisely in offering friendship, help, and hope to our neighbors in need.