Moving Up! and on to New Things

Moving Up is the culmination of two years of hard work for students ready to embark on their high school journey.

2-Year Tuition-Free Academic Enrichment
Tuition-free Academic enrichment

High Jump is a two-year program that equalizes access to education for rising seventh graders in Chicago.

Grant Funding Helps us Grow
Grant Funding Helps Us Grow

Grants provide long-term financial sustainability and promote continued growth and development within our organization.

Support Students
Support Students

It is now more important than ever to build equitable learning opportunities for Chicago’s middle school students.

When High Jump Students Graduate
College Prep H.S. acceptance

When High Jump students graduate they go on to attend rigorous college prep high schools in Chicago and across the country.

Gift of High Jump
Give the Gift of High Jump

Give the gift that gives back!

Since 1989,
Lasting Impact Since 1989

High Jump has been providing students with academic enrichment, social-emotional learning skills and high school application support.

Tour High Jump Classes
Tour HIgh Jump Classes

See what students learn at High Jump through our virtual tour.

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The following sponsorship levels provide flexibility for how to participate in this year’s event. Once you’ve notified us of your selection, we will follow up to confirm details for the level you have chosen.

If you prefer to opt-out of food and beverage benefits entirely, 100% of your donation will be tax-deductible– helping to support even more High Jump students in 2021 and beyond.

We look forward to celebrating with you!

Food orders are officially closed!
Any sponsorships received after 5/7 will still receive recognition, but we will be unable to fulfill new catering orders. If you sent in a sponsorship prior to 5/7 and need to edit or confirm your order, you may do so until 5/12. Should you have any questions, please contact Andréa Banks at [email protected].


  • In-home chef and staff for a private dinner for up to 10 people Includes hors d’oeuvres, main course, dessert, wine, and cocktails. If in-home gatherings are not permitted, we can provide this option pre-packaged for you to distribute to guests.
  • Premier recognition as a Community Impact sponsor during virtual program, on mailed invitation* and the High Jump website
* Deadline for recognition on the mailed invitation is March 19.

Have event questions, or want to learn more? Email Lauren McCoy at [email protected]

Download a mail-in form here or complete your sponsorship selection below.