Get Involved

You can make a difference by volunteering at SUA!

SUA is grateful for partners who are integral to our students' growth! Community involvement with SUA students is essential to our continued success.

Give Time - Get Involved PageWE INVITE YOU TO WORK ALONGSIDE US

There are three main areas for volunteering: lunch, tutoring and career development. 

Volunteers serve and interact with students through tutoring, mentoring or assisting with breakfast and lunch through the SUA Nutrition Program.

OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

LEARN MORE

To learn more about our volunteer opportunities, please contact Ron Hirata at rhirata@sua.org.  

GET STARTED

To become a volunteer at Seattle Urban Academy, complete the following forms and bring them to Ron Hirata at SUA or scan them to Ron Hirata at rhirata@sua.org or fax them to (206) 723-0222.


Seattle Urban Academy is grateful for the community at large for undergirding our work to educate, graduate and guide our students in their transitions to higher education and employment!

CLASSROOM / OFFICE

  • OVERHEAD MARKERS (Vis a Vis)
  • DRY ERASE MARKERS
  • SHARPIES (MULTIPLE COLORS and TIP SIZES)
  • SETS OF COLORED PENS
  • PENS AND PENCILS
  • PENCIL SHARPENERS (ELECTRIC & HAND)
  • COPIER PAPER (WHITE AND SOLID COLORED)
  • SPIRAL NOTEBOOKS
  • COMPOSITION BOOKS
  • FOLDERS with POCKETS
  • COLLEGE-RULED NOTEBOOK PAPER
  • POST-IT NOTES



FOOD SERVICE

  • PAPER PLATES
  • PAPER CUPS
  • NAPKINS
  • PLASTIC FORKS
  • BEVERAGES (bottled, boxed)
  • BOTTLED WATER 
  • GRANOLA BARS
  • INSTANT OATMEAL PACKETS

(*for BREAKFAST, LUNCH, or GRADUATION donations, please make arrangements with Janet McLeod at 206-723-0333)


OTHER

  • GIFT CARDS for groceries (Safeway, Costco, Sam’s Club, Amazon)
  • ORCA CARDS for student transportation
  • AWARD ITEMS (ie t-shirts, gel pens, gift certificates to McDonald’s, Southcenter, Starbucks, Baskin and Robbins, etc)

Give Resources - Get Involved PREPARE FOR A BRIGHTER FUTURE!

When you give to help the students of SUA, you're making a difference than will transform a young life – a difference that will last a lifetime.

OPPORTUNITIES INCLUDE

Provide Lunch or Breakfast for Students

"A healthier body, a stronger mind."

  • $63 provides a nutritious breakfast and lunch to one SUA student for an entire month
  • Prepare or provide a one-time, weekly, or monthly meal


DONATE

At Seattle Urban Academy, we don't believe in financial barriers to education. SUA relies on the support of friends like you for more than 97% of our funding.

CLICK HERE to partner with us and become a one-time or monthly supporter of SUA! If you have questions about corporate sponsorship, please contact Tony Bollen at tbollen@sua.org.

The items listed are the basic supplies we commonly use. We hope you will partner with us in this very practical way by donating supplies which go directly toward our students’ education.  Thank you!


  • WALL-SIZED POST-IT SHEETS
  • CONSTRUCTION PAPER (MULTIPLE COLORS)
  • ½” THREE-RING Binders
  • ADULT-SIZED SCISSORS
  • GLUE STICKS
  • USB FLASH DRIVES
  • AAA BATTERIES
  • BOXES OF TISSUE
  • FEMININE PRODUCTS
  • BAND-AIDS
  • INSTANT COLD PACKS (for pain relief)
  • HAND SANITIZER \
  • POSTAGE STAMPS
  • ROLLS OF PAPER (gift wrap or other) 
 
 
 
  • BOXED CEREAL
  • RANCH DRESSING
  • *BREAKFAST (muffins, doughnuts, scones, etc) for 35
  • *LUNCH for 45
  • *GRADUATION (cake, veggie or fruit tray, nuts, beverages)
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
  • SPONSOR field trips and/or arrange learning, cultural or special event opportunities the students can attend (theater productions, museums, sports events, etc.)
  • SPONSOR $63 for meals for one student for one month

SUPPLIES WELCOME YEAR-ROUND.
3800 S. OTHELLO ST. SEATTLE. WA. 98118 206-723-0333

or 19303 FREMONT AVE. N. MS#58. SEATTLE. WA. 98133

Employment Opportunities

To learn more about employment opportunities at Seattle Urban Academy, please view current job openings on the CRISTA Ministries employment website.

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