The Social Justice Learning Institute is a 501(c)3 non-profit, and we rely on the financial and in-kind support of individuals. We welcome donations of all types, which are tax deductible.

All donations from now until December 31, 2017 will be matched by the All Ways Up Foundation. Click below to support our campaign.


Sustaining Member

Based on annual membership, SJLI offers the following giving levels. Each level includes the benefits of the previous giving levels.  Benefits last one calendar year. 


Harvester ($1,000+) 

Logo and/or name on all promotional material

Monthly CSA share for one year 

VIP hospitality at all events 


Builder ($600-$999)

Bi-monthly CSA share for one year

Two fruit trees

Website recognition


Cultivator ($250-$599)

Two VIP tickets to Urban Scholars gala

Home gardening starter kit


Incubator ($100-$249)

Newsletter recognition 



Pollinator ($25-$99)

Souvenir button  


There is no amount too small to make a difference. All donations are tax deductible.


From building gardens to planning school retreats, the SJLI team greatly relies on the support of the community. If you can volunteer your time, services, or tangible goods, please let us know. Below are some of our most common operational needs: 


Health Equity

  • Contractors
  • Tradesman
  • Seeds
  • Seedlings
  • T-Shirts
  • Lumber
  • Power Tools (power drill, screw driver, screw driver bits, buzz saw, etc.)


Educational Equity

  • Job Shadowing
  • Career and Academic Advisors
  • Notebooks
  • Post-it Easels
  • Paper
  • Pens
  • Food/Beverages/Snacks 


Organization Wide

  • Event Staff
  • Graphic Designers
  • Food and Beverage
  • Meeting and Event Space