Your tax-deductible donation will help Upward Scholars transform the lives of our community's most deserving adults.  We accept donations by credit card, check or stock. Our tax ID number is 45-4128140.

Donate by Credit Card

Your donation makes an immediate impact:


Provides an ESL text book for a student


Provides ESL text books for 2 students


Provides a fully-loaded laptop for a student


Provides a fully-loaded laptop for 2 students


Fully funds Upward Scholars student for a year.

 Donate by Check

If you are sending a check, please make it payable to Upward Scholars. Be sure to include your name, email address, and street address so we can acknowledge your donation. Send your check to:

Upward Scholars
3481 Janice Way
Palo Alto, CA 94303

Donate Stock

Upward Scholars welcome donations of stock. For details about how to do this, please contact us at  You can find an excellent article on the tax benefits of donating stock here.