Choose to support us now because it is better to invest in the education of our youth of color than in their incarceration.

If you wish to support our work, please consider donating today. In 2022, we will do even more with your support. The Academy celebrated 32 Years of Excellence in 2021. Help us celebrate 30 more. 

Click here to donate.  

Your employer may match your donation.
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Become a Sustaining Donor with a monthly donation.

(be sure to click donate ‘monthly’)

By making a recurring monthly donation, you make a lasting commitment to the success and longevity of The Academy SPS.

It is easy to become a sustaining donor. Simply enter the amount you would like to donate along with your payment information, and we will automatically charge your credit card each month. Your money goes further as a sustaining donor because it reduces administrative expenses related to mailings and paperwork.

You choose the amount at which you would like to participate.Contact us  at any time if you would like to make changes to your donation.Click here  to start your monthly contribution.

Donate to our Endowment

What is an endowment? Click hereAcademy for Scholastic and Personal Success Iowa Endowment Fund_GCRCF

The Academy SPS Endowment Fund was established in 2019 and is managed by GCRCF (Greater Cedar Rapids Community Foundation). 

  • The fund’s principal is invested, and as the fund grows, income earned can be used to pay ASPS operating expenses, allowing us to continue our programs.
  • Your contribution guarantees the continued success of The ASPS.

Click here to donate  to The ASPS Endowment Fund. All amounts are welcomed.

Your donation may qualify for an Endowment Iowa Tax Credit.Click here  for more information. 

You can also contribute by mail at:
The Academy SPS
PO Box 2842
Cedar Rapids, IA. 52406

The Academy is a 501(c)3 non-profit. All contributions are tax deductible.
Please consider making The Academy for Scholastic and Personal Success part of your year-end giving.
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​Thank you in advance for contributing to the longevity of The Academy.
Marquise Sneads 2nd year student of The Academy SPS
Danielle Levy 2nd year student of The Academy SPS