Friends of GCAA

Ways to Support Grand Center Arts Academy Thank you for your interest in supporting Grand Center Arts Academy.  There are different ways to get involved with GCAA.  As we continue the process of building our school through high school, we have extra needs that will require support from individuals, foundations, corporations and other funding agencies. This is an exciting time, as we are literally building our school from the ground up. By supporting GCAA now, you will become part of the story from the beginning. Grand Center Arts Academy is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit organization.  All donations made to the school are tax-deductible. Non-Monetary Donations For in-kind donations (non-monetary), please contact Dan Rubright to discuss arrangements at 314-533-1791, x6003. This may include instrument donation, art equipment, etc. Monetary Donations Please use our on-line button found on the first page of this website to donate to the school. Your tax donation letter will be emailed to you if you use this method of donation. You may also mail in your donation. Donations checks should be sent to: Grand Center Arts Academy,c/o Dan Rubright, 711 N. Grand Blvd., St. Louis, MO  63103. Please be sure your address apears on your check or the envelope so we may mail you a tax donation form and thank you. Volunteer Volunteering at GCAA can take many forms. We love to partner with members in our community who have something to share contact or This is a great way to make a big impact. Our Parents Association meets the second Monday of each month at 6:30 pm. has volunteer opportunities throughout the year as well as each Art Pathway has a fundraising arm. Share your Imagination We believe that the best and deepest resources start with imaginative thought.  Individuals throughout our community are holders of great wisdom.  We need and encourage the participation of this vast resource.  Your ideas, connections, and suggestions are welcome.  Please feel free to email your ideas to: Sponsorships We are offering special opportunities for various types of sponsorships. These will include naming rights and other types of signage for:
  • Specific departments: Music, Theater, Science, Art, Math, Language Arts, Dance
  • Collaborative educational programs
  • Outreach programs, which allow us to reach wider audiences with specific ensembles, and other groups
  • Other types of sponsorships