To support us in providing this unique and enriching experience for all participants:

  1. Make a financial donation by sending checks payable to “Santa Monica High School” with“Steinbeck Youth Institute” written on the memo line
    601 Pico Boulevard, Santa Monica, CA 90405
    Attn: Pete Barraza
  2. Make a donation pledge
  3. Fundraise with us:
    • Host a party or event to raise money
    • Find businesses to sponsor future events
    • Fundraise for birthday, holiday or other special day
    • For local supporters, solicit your favorite stores, restaurants, and spas to donate items for gift basket raffles

SYI operates under Santa Monica High School, a public high school (FEIN 95-6002855). A thank you letter indicating the tax deductible donation amount will be sent to all donors.