Thank you to all the previous donations to Mariposa Academy. See a complete list on our Friends of Mariposa page

Mariposa Academy is a public charter school that receives funding from State and Federal resources. Often, the funding allocations differ from that of our similarly situated public schools due to restrictions/parameters. Mariposa is often placed in a position to rely on the generosity of its community to meet the needs to continue to fly and flourish as only a butterfly can. We are proud to offer high-quality public education with enrichment resources, dedicated teachers, and high expectations for our school. Your donations can be made in different ways and we thank you for helping us make a difference in our students' lives.  

If you would like to make a monetary donation and support our school we have 3 options: donate directly to our school, donate directly to our affiliated 501(c)(3) Amigos de Mariposa or purchase a “Brick to School” through Amigos de Mariposa.

Direct School donations are tax-deductible, and you will receive a letter for tax purposes. These donations should be sent directly to Mariposa Academy at 3875 Glen Street, Reno, NV 89502. 

Direct School donations will support projects including but not limited to:

  • Biliteracy Spanish Teacher
  • Social-Emotional Learning Support
  • Playground fencing
  • Field Trips
  • Technology upgrades

Direct donations to our affiliated 501(c)(3) Amigos de Mariposa  are also tax-deductible. The Amigos allocate donations as needed to Mariposa Academy to support projects, special events, etc.. The board of Amigos de Mariposa works closely with the Mariposa School Board. Donations can be sent to the school with ATTENTION: Amigos de Mariposa at 3875 Glen Street, Reno, NV 89502.

EIN: 88-0507065

Donations through the purchase of a  “Brick to School” through Amigos de Mariposa is a fundraiser designed to provide contributors with an inscribed brick that is displayed by our entry doors.

"Brick to School" Form

Mariposa Academy of Language and Learning is grateful for all donations; whether they are monetary, goods, Services or time. We are the family we are because of the dedicated individuals who support us. Thank you.


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