Mission, Vision and Values

STEP International is a Christian-based non-profit organization, evangelical in commitment (we subscribe to the Lausanne Covenant), and global in vision.


To make an impact and transform the downtrodden and marginalized in South Asia through a gospel-focused, holistic ministry.


To transform the lives of destitute women, children and communities through gospel-oriented, multi-faceted development programs in South Asia.

Core Values

Holistic Transformation

STEP believes in a holistic approach that is compatible with local cultures and community and a practical method that is reflective and transformational in nature.

Empowerment of Nationals

STEP values the empowerment of indigenous workers, as they are responsible for their own community and people.

Mutual Accountability and Partnership

STEP values partnerships with other like-minded agencies and seeks to work within those partnerships with a spirit of mutual accountability and respect.


STEP values developmental programs that are self-sustaining and multi-faceted in nature.