Thank You for Your Investment in SSELC and Knoxville!

Thank you for answering the call to STEP UP with a donation.

Your contribution and friendship are greatly valued! Please watch your email for your receipt.


Stepping Stones Early Learning Center (SSELC Tax EIN 71-0929147) is exempt from income tax under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Code. Donors may be eligible to deduct contributions to SSELC as provided in section 170 of the Internal Revenue Code. Please consult with your tax advisor.

As a reminder, each of us has a voice that can help spread the origin story of Stepping Stones and its role as critical infrastructure for the community of Knoxville.  We ask that you make a deliberate effort to share with others why Stepping Stones is important to you and the ways in which SSELC benefits our community and local economy.

Thank you for your investment in SSELC and Knoxville!
SSELC Fundraising Committee

SSELC Board of Directors
((641) 828-7837 or

Cassi Pearson – Knoxville Schools/Grandparent
Amy Taylor – Knoxville Schools/Parent
Amy Endle – AEA/Parent
Katelyn Freeseman – Weiler
Erika Pleggenkuhle -Hospital/Parent

Stephanie Law – Parent
Heather Ussery – City/Parent
Nicole Jensen – Parent
Cindi Fuller – Parent
Kylie Ladley – Parent