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    Once youth complete their core training, they may enjoy meaningful work in one of our social enterprises. Learn how you can take advantage of these programs and help our youth at the same time. Win-Win!

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    For 10 years, Community Stepping Stones has been helping at-risk teens become successful adults. Your monthly investment multiplies the chances for one more youth. Become a force multiplier for community prosperity!

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Student News

  • Create Day social success

    Create Day Tampa Bay 2015 was a viral success. We saw hundreds of #CSSCreateDayTampaBay posts from our social media friends and friends-of-friends. Want to see some of the creativity? Check out our Facebook feed. While you’re there, like our page so we can stay in touch. All our classes will begin on schedule in the […]

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  • New Program Begins 1/14 – Student Applications Now Being Accepted

    Community Stepping Stones is looking for 30 great teens who are committed to developing their art skills while improving their science and career knowledge. This creative, after-school program can help you improve your learning and expand your future options – and the best part is that its FREE or available on a sliding scale for […]

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  • 2014 students start year learning about art & violence

    Beginning in January, CSS’ new class of afterschool students will spend a week with Pedro Reyes, Mexico’s top installation artist, in a workshop and Legislative theater performance addressing issues of gun violence and the second amendment. All this is courtesy of the USF Contemporary Art Museum who is hosting Reyes as part of their 25th […]

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Murals2Go

A social enterprise rooted in the traditions of historic mural-making, Murals2Go provides its customers original, large-format, illustrated narratives that promote their highest values through bold public art.

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Recent News

  • CSS robbed, recovering with community support

    You all know we work with young people from the Tampa Housing Authority, Metropolitan Ministries, Sulphur Springs and other communities from all over the Tampa Bay area serving up art programs with a heavy dose of science. In December a Grinch broke in to our beautiful River Studio and stole all our computers, backup systems, […]

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  • Outstanding Media Coverage of CSS Beautiful Beasties Exhibition

    The creativity of the Staff and Teens of Community Stepping Stones was featured by Hillsborough Community College Ybor Art Gallery, from July 8-31, 2013. “Beautiful Beasties” featured fantastical, dynamic sculptures made from recycled materials that represent the life cycles of nature’s smallest aquatic creatures: phytoplankton and zooplankton. Frequently considered the base of the food chain, […]

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  • CSS Begins 10th Year With Channel 10 Profile

                    As Community Stepping Stones begins its 10th year of successful programs, WTSP Channel 10 profiles CSS in its “Making A Difference” series. Lakeema Matthew, who began at CSS when she was 14, is now a USF senior and a teacher/mentor for the next generation of CSS students. […]

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Community Stepping Stones invites you to visit our campus, see our facilities and enjoy the peace and calm of the beautiful Hillsborough River. Please schedule your visit so we can greet you properly.

1101 E. River Cove St., Tampa, FL 33604

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