2825 Valley View Lane #100
Farmers Branch, TX 75234
Volunteers at Merit Academy are always welcome!
Our volunteers include:
- MA Parents
- Boy scout troops
- Girl scout troops
- Retired Teachers
- College Students
- And more….
ALL VOLUNTEERS MUST PASS A BACKGROUND CHECK BEFORE VOLUNTEERING INSIDE THE SCHOOL OR HAVING CONTACT WITH ANY STUDENTS.
Reading to/with students, assisting with the MA Newsletter, escorting on field trips, tutoring, mentoring, helping our school Boy Scout troop, doing research for teachers, assisting teachers in classrooms, making copies, filing, laminating, cut,ting decorating, assisting Director with tasks or errands, fixing small things around the school, helping coordinate fundraisers, helping maintain the grounds outside, assisting with new projects (ie Library, Science Lab, etc.)
If you would like to volunteer on occasion or often, please email Ariana Smith at
You may also download the background form, fill it out, and email it with your request. Background checks typically take 3 business days to be completed.
You can also help Merit Academy by using the following fundraisers every day. Every dollar you spend buying every day household items and common stores contributes to Merit Academy.
North Texas Giving Day
On September 18th, North Texas Giving Day, your donation of $50 will help us receive extra funds for our work in the community. Every gift on September 18th help our chances of winning prizes throughout the day. Our donations this year will go toward the community contribution for our new playground sponsored by SouthWest Airlines, KaBoom!, and Post Hope Foundation.
Snap pictures from receipts from any store, big or small, that sells grocery items to earn Roo Points (cash donations) for Merit Academy. Whether you're shopping at a supercenter, dollar store, or local convenience store - it doesn't matter where you shop or what items you buy - Shoparoo will make a cash donation for every receipt!
Join Goodsearch.com to raise funds for Merit Academy Goodsearch donates money to your favorite cause when you search the Internet, shop online or dine out at local restaurants! Use Goodsearch.com to search the Internet and they donate a penny per search to your cause. Use Goodshop.com when you shop online and they donate a percentage of every purchase and offer over 100,000 coupons to help you save money too! Sign up for their Gooddining program and they'll donate a percentage of your restaurant bill when you eat at any one of thousands of participating restaurants. It's really easy; it's free and turns simple everyday actions into a way to make the world a better place. Please sign up today to help me support Merit Academy or choose your own. Follow the link below to learn more and get started!
Box Tops 4 Education
Earn cash for your school by clipping 10¢ Box Tops from hundreds of products and sending them to your local school.
Box Tops Marketplace
Earn cash for your school at over 300 online stores. Just start here, choose a store, click on its logo and shop as usual. You’ll automatically earn eBoxTops® for your school with every qualified purchase. Follow the link below to learn more and get started!
Campbell’s Soup Labels
Labels for Education a fun and easy program where families and members of the community work together to “Earn Free Stuff” for their school! By collecting UPCs and beverage/sauce caps from over 2,500 participating products, supplementing your earnings through the eLabels for Education℠ program
Electronically collect an additional 1 point for each participating
Labels for Education® product purchased when you use your shopper card at participating retailers. You can still clip and redeem UPCs to earn the face value of the Labels for Education points. Follow the link below to learn more and get started!
Target Red Card Rewards
Choose any eligible K-12 school, and we'll donate 1% of your REDcard purchases at Target.* It's that simple. Follow the link below to learn more and get started!
Kroger Community Rewards
Did you know you can support nonprofit organizations in your community just by shopping at Kroger? It's easy when you enroll in Kroger Community Rewards®! To get started, sign up with your Plus Card below, and select a local organization you wish to support. Once you're enrolled, you'll earn rewards for your chosen organization every time you shop and use your Plus Card! Follow the link below to learn more and get started!