You can make a difference!  A gift to DTS is an investment in our students’ futures. Please consider supporting our work with your tax-deductible donation.


  • $50 provides one year’s worth of writing journals for 10 students
  • $250 covers the cost of one student’s participation in DTS Outdoors
  • $300 provides 40 days worth of fresh, healthful after-school snacks for 20 students
  • $1,000 provides STEM enrichment programming for 10 students
  • $3,000 provides an SAT preparatory course and materials for 15 students
  • $10,000 sends 15 rising high school seniors on a California college tour

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or you may write a check payable to Determined to Succeed and mail it to:

Determined to Succeed
2525 Ocean Park Blvd.
Suite 116
Santa Monica, CA 90405

Thank you!

Determined to Succeed is a 501(c)3 tax-exempt organization and your donation is tax-deductible within the guidelines of U.S. law.  To claim a donation as a deduction on your U.S. taxes, please keep your email donation receipt as your official record.  It will be sent automatically to you upon successful completion of your online donation.  Donations made by check will be acknowledged by letter and sent to the address listed thereon.