Teaching Artists sing and ASL interpret songs from past Art of Me performances. Photo by Jason Bucklin.

We’re changing the attitude and culture around access

And supporting our disability community in living their most self-expressive and 
self-determined lives through the arts.

Now more than ever, your contributions make this work possible.


Other ways to give:

We always welcome donations by mail. Please make checks payable to Upstream Arts, Inc. and mail, along with your preferred contact information, to:

Upstream Arts
3501 Chicago Ave S
Minneapolis, MN 55407


Did you know that you can support Upstream Arts every time you search the internet or shop online? Simply visit Amazon SmileGoodSearch.com, or iGive.com and designate Upstream Arts as your charity. We’ll receive a donation each time you do a search or make a purchase.

Also, if you buy toner or ink for your home or business printers, each purchase can help support Upstream Arts, you can contribute to Upstream Arts without spending any extra money. Simply purchase your toner and ink through Image One’s Toner for Autism Program! Visit TonerForAutism.com and select Upstream Arts at checkout. We will receive 5% of all proceeds from your toner and ink purchases.

You can round up the cents on every credit card purchase using the RoundUp App, and donate the change to Upstream Arts! It’s an easy secure way to make change with your change. Sign up here or click here to read more about how it works.

You can sign-up for Netgiver, a free app build by credit unions to offer secure, direct donations to the nonprofit of your choice – with zero fees for us!

If you work for an organization that has a matching gift program, you can double the size of your donation to Upstream Arts. Many companies match gifts from current employees, as well as gifts from retired employees, spouses, or members of their Board of Directors. Check with your employer’s Human Resources Department to learn about matching gift policies, and feel free to contact Upstream Arts by phone at (612) 331-4584 with any questions.

Donate your car to Upstream Arts through CARS National Vehicle Donation Program. Donating will allow you to receive a tax deduction, eliminate the hassle of selling your vehicle, as well support Upstream Arts. To learn more about this option, click here or call CARS at 855-500-RIDE (7433).

If you would like to learn more about how your donation to Upstream Arts can honor a family member, friend, or other special relationship, please call Upstream Arts at (612) 331-4584. We would be happy to assist you in establishing a memorial or tribute gift.

Click here to read Upstream Arts’ donor privacy policy.

Charities Review Council -- Meet Standars Seal


We are honored to have earned the “Meets Standards” seal from the Charities Review Council! To learn more, click here.


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