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2021 Year-End Contribution
Yes, I will support The Academy SPS programs.
My tax-deductible year-end gift will provide basic supplies, tuition, healthy snacks,
books, travel/field trips, and more for Black, Brown, and Bi-racial Academy students.
(Our average cost per student is $2,500 for the summer)
*Many supporters give this much or more!
Your employer may match your donation.
Employee Match List / Worldwide List
Every dollar counts: $50 and up – choose your amount
$50 – Basic supplies and materials for one student
$100 – Basic supplies and materials for two students
$200 – Tuition for one ASPS high school student
$250 – One month of healthy snacks for our elementary kids in the Expansion program
$500 – Academic books
$1,000 – Helps to fund staff salaries (who must be dually prepared in their academic area and in cultural heritage).
$2,500 – Covers the cost for one student to attend The Academy SPS Summer Session
Choose to support us now because it is better to invest in the education of our youth of color than in their incarceration.
15th Annual Gala Donation:
Invest in the Education of our Black, Brown, and Bi-racial Academy students
Click here if you would like to help us reach our goal for 2022.
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.
By giving a monthly donation.
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 (don’t forget to click ‘monthly’!).
What is an endowment? Click here.
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.