Donations from individuals like you ensure that Lift for Life Academy can continue to teach St. Louis city’s at-risk youth. While we’ve demonstrated our ability to do more with less, with the cuts of the past couple years, but we need help to sustain our school and continue our mission. We host many fun fundraisers throughout the year.  And hope you’ll join us for one.

Lift for Life Academy offers  students:

  • An education for St. Louis City children in grades 6-12, at no cost to their families
  • Free transportation for students residing anywhere in the city
  • Fresh breakfast and lunch prepared daily by our chef
  • College counselors, trips for college tours and ACT at no-cost to the student
  • Dual-enrollment classes through SLU that allow our students to enter college with credits
  • World language classes, including Spanish and Mandarin Chines
  • Middle School and High School sports teams all year round
  • Fashion Design classes
  • Music classes and Drama Club, along with business, engineering and technology classes


May 7: The 7th Annual Celebrating Success Fashion Show