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Our Project. Our Mission.

GIVING FINANCIAL ASSISTANCE TO HOMELESS, FOSTER, AND CAREGIVER STUDENTS WHO HAVE EARNED A HIGH SCHOOL OR GED DIPLOMA AND WILL CONTINUE THEIR EDUCATION AT A TRADE SCHOOL.

WHAT WE GIVE

TradeUP!™ will help finance application fees, tuition and funds for computers, internet services, books, transportation, meals and or as determined for the specific needs of our chosen students.

OUR PARTNERS

TradeUP!™ Is a community effort! We will partner with 501c3 nonprofit organizations who already work with this student population in the public school system.

YOUR DONATIONS

TradeUP!™ Is an approved Donor Advised Fund at the Community Foundation of Palm Beach and Martin Counties.

TradeUp!™ Is the charity project of The Firestone Group Inc and ChariTEES® of Boca Raton, Florida.

​OUR PARTNERS

TradeUP!™ Is a community effort! We will partner with 501c3 nonprofit organizations who already work with this student population in the public school system. We will rely on their expertise and recommendations to help identify the best candidates for our donations. They will also disperse our donations directly to the trade school or related service for and on behalf of the student. Our program will assist students up to age 21.

We will also establish a working relationship with businesses who will offer these students internships and employment upon graduation in, but not limited to, the following careers:

Practical nursing, dental hygienist, respiratory therapist, Diagnostic medical sonography, radiation therapist cardiovascular technicians, computer technology, programming, air traffic control aviation, maintenance, paralegal and court reporting, auto repair, the culinary field, elevator mechanics, construction management, HVAC technicians,Home inspection certification, Diesel service technician, architectural drafting and design, landscape design, boilermaker, petroleum technology, plumbing technology, electricians, and energy engineers.

YOUR DONATIONS

TradeUP!™ Is an approved Donor Advised Fund at the Community Foundation of Palm Beach and Martin Counties.They will monitor your incoming donations, disperse to the partner charity we are working with and handle all other required administrative duties. This gives our donors and community partners the  confidence that we can now dedicate 100% of our time and 100% of incoming donations to this cause.

Your tax deductible donations are to be made directly to:
The Community Foundation.

You may also mail your check to The Community Foundation of Palm Beach County- 700 S. Dixie Highway, Suite 200, West Palm Beach, FL 33401.

Please make your check out to the TradeUP!™ Project Fund.

We are a Donor advised fund at:

Get in Touch.

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PO BOX 810363, Boca Raton, FL 33481

Call Us: (561) 542-4616