Ways to Give

Boston Arts Academy is the city’s only public high school for the visual and performing arts. We offer pathways of success to urban youth who otherwise might not have access to formal arts training.

Give Online Today

Your tax-deductible gift to Boston Arts Academy helps us offer academic and arts training to hundreds of young people from every neighborhood in Boston. We believe that the arts can transform a young person’s relationship to themselves, their community, and the world. By making a gift today, you are changing the face of tomorrow’s artists and empowering students in Boston.

Boston Arts Academy Student Ambassadors

Gifts by Mail

Please make checks payable to Boston Arts Academy Foundation and mail to:

Boston Arts Academy
174 Ipswich Street
Boston, MA 02215

Planned Giving

With a charitable planned gift to Boston Arts Academy, you will leave a legacy of support for the vital training we provide to Boston’s next generation of artists. Further, this gift will welcome you into The Elma Lewis Society – a critical group of donors who have honored BAA, enabling us to plan for our future.

Examples of charitable planned gift arrangements include:
  • Bequests
  • Charitable Remainder Trusts
  • Charitable Gift Annuities
  • Gifts of Life Insurance

For more information, or to notify us of your intention to include BAA in your estate, please contact BAA’s Foundation Office at 617-594-7956 or giving@bostonartsacademy.org.

Stock Gifts

To transfer stock to Boston Arts Academy, please call Citizens Bank Investment Services at 800-942-8300 and provide the account number and the DTC number listed below.

Boston Arts Academy Foundation’s brokerage account is with:
Citizen’s Bank
Account #N6A-001333
DTC #0226
Boston Arts Academy Foundation’s Tax Exempt/Tax ID # is 04-3454898.

For more information, and to let us know the type of stock you will be transferring and when you will be transferring it, please contact BAA’s Foundation Office at 617-594-7956 or giving@bostonartsacademy.org.

Wire Transfers

To transfer money to Boston Arts Academy, please call your bank and request that the funds be transferred to Boston Arts Academy’s account.

Boston Arts Academy’s account is with:
Citizens Bank
560 Commonwealth Avenue
Boston, MA 02215
617-551-6158

Please contact us for wiring information or additional questions at BAA’s Foundation Office at 617-594-7956 or giving@bostonartsacademy.org.

Matching Gifts

Many companies offer matching gift programs to encourage philanthropy among their employees. They sometimes also match spouse and retiree giving! By completing a matching gift form through your company, you may be able to double, or even triple, the impact of your gift, which means more art material for students right here in Boston.

Please send your completed form to us at giving@bostonartsacademy.org or the address below:

Boston Arts Academy
Attn: Matching Gifts
174 Ipswich Street
Boston, MA 02215

For more information, please contact BAA’s Foundation Office at 617-594-7956 or giving@bostonartsacademy.org.

 

Helpful Links for Supporters

BAA Foundation IRS Form 990, 2014-15

BAA Foundation Audited Financials Statement 2014-15

BAA Foundation 501(c)(3) Determination Letter

Donor Privacy Policy

BAA Foundation Whistleblower Policy

BAA Foundation Conflict of Interest Policy

BAA Impact Report, 2014-15