Please join over 160 other generous donors by signing up for an automatic, manageable monthly gift to SSP. It’s simple, yet so powerful! Our 12xSSP monthly giving program provides us with about $60,000 in predictable income throughout the year, enabling us to serve more youth and repair more homes for families in need.
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Why SSP Depends Upon Your Support
The services that SSP provides to youth and families in need are heavily underwritten by generous donors. Volunteers are charged a fee of $415 for our week-long summer program, but the program costs us $715 per participant to carry out!
Total Summer Program Cost Per Person: $715
- Fees: $415
- Donations: $300
- Site Operations 37%
- Administration 24%
- Summer Staff 12%
- Materials & Tools 8%
- Transportation 7%
- Food 6%
- Facility 6%
Our 2019 operating budget is $1,200,000. Forty percent of this is from donations:
- Donations from board members: $42,260
- Monthly donors: $60,000
- Other individual donations: $142,000
- Foundation grants: $230,000
- Employer matching donations: $9,000
- Churches: $10,000
- Other: $8,000