You Can Make a Difference!

Get Involved

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


We Invite You To Work Alongside Us!

There are three main areas for volunteering: lunch and breakfast volunteers, 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

If you are interested in learning more about our volunteer opportunities, please contact Ron Hirata at for more information.

Get Started

To become a volunteer at Seattle Urban Academy, complete the following forms and submit them to Ron Hirata at or fax at (206) 723-0222.

  1. Volunteer Application
  2. Background Check Consent Authorization Form
  3. DSHS Background Authorization Form
  4. CRISTA Guidelines for Volunteers, Interns, and Externs

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!


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.

Provide Lunch or Breakfast for Students

  • $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

Give a Financial Gift

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.

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

Donate School Supplies

The items 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! View the list of school supplies here. 

Employment Opportunities

To learn more about employment opportunities at Seattle Urban Academy, please click here.

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