Steps of Purpose is a 501 (c) (3) not-for profit, youth sports program serving children ages 5 to 18 in the Atlanta, Georgia area. The focus of the program is to promote youth sports participation, promote healthy development in youths, and increase youth access to health care.

Steps of Purpose’s mission is to prepare young adults to become productive citizens by providing a learning environment where they feel challenged, respected, and accountable as they strive to meet the demands of adulthood.

Services include providing inner-city and rural schools with the equipment, gear, uniforms and funds necessary to create and enhance athletic programs that will aid in the development of students. The goals of this program are to lower the dropout rate, aid in decreasing childhood obesity, and encourage youths to give back to the community.

The staff is comprised of experienced business professionals who have a strong understanding of professional athletic development, in conjunction with training and education. In addition, they are dedicated to giving back to the community. The company is solely owned by Tijuana Shambry McCallie.