There are many ways to support our students at UMA! You can give online now, or find other ways to boost our mission below. You may also consider volunteering as a member of our Parent Teacher Organization.
Mail a Check
We welcome your check donations! Mail your gift with “donation” in the memo line to …
Upper Mississippi Academy
Attn: Amy Erickson
19 E. Exchange St.
St. Paul, MN 55101
The fundraising opportunities listed below are brought to you through the UMA Parent-Teacher Organization. All funds collected through these opportunities will be used to support the learning pathways and student field trips.
If in-kind donations are more your style, check out UMA’s Wish List below! Please contact us with questions about any of the items listed below, or if you have an item UMA might find useful but is not on the list.
toilet paper/paper towel rolls
plastic bottles (rinsed out, please)
plastic and/or metal bottle caps (rinsed off)
aluminum cans (rinsed and not smashed)
old canvas (stretched or not)
fabric (especially cottons)
glass bottles (rinsed, label free)
hand drills (like a Dremel)
gummed paper tape
duct/duck tape (colorful or not)
wire (any and all kinds)
sewing patterns (basic)
string (any and all variations)
SCIENCE / DESIGN & ENGINEERING
rulers (sturdy, with both metric and standard inch measurements)
iTunes Gift Cards (for audiobooks)
Michael’s Arts and Crafts