The generosity of our alumni and friends helps support our mission to educate highly effective, compassionate and successful Five Element practitioners who provide exceptional, personalized patient care.

Your financial support enables us to prepare the next generation of Five Element acupuncturists. Our gifted graduates touch the lives of hundreds of people in their communities across the country. When you make a gift to the Academy, you are making an investment with an everlasting impact. In addition, your gift supports furthering the Five Element tradition and helps bring the profound balance, harmony, and well-being found through Five Element acupuncture treatment to under served people in our community. Your generous gift is appreciated today.

We have different funds to which you can donate:

Amazon Smiles

The easiest way to donate is through the Amazon Smiles program. Click on the Amazon link to the left and set us as your default charity organization in your Amazon account. We will receive a percentage of every purchase you make through This does not increase the price of  any of your individual purchases. Think of us when making your purchases!

Annual Fund

Making a gift to our Annual Fund supports our greatest needs: operations, programs, emergency plans, and the like. To make an impact for our students and clients by supporting the school’s general needs, make a gift to our Annual Fund today.

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Auricular Clinic

If our work with Veterans is important to you, consider donating to our auricular clinic. All current service members, military veterans, and their immediate families receive free auricular treatment in our weekly auricular clinics. Your support helps defray the cost of providing these important services and expresses your gratitude to veterans for their service to our country.

Make a Gift

If you wish to make your donation anonymous, please choose that option on the payment page. Donate online or call us at 352.335.2332 to make a donation over the phone. There are many other ways to support the Academy. For details, contact our Executive Director, Misti Oxford-Pickeral. Academy for Five Element Acupuncture is a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. Your contributions are tax-deductible to the fullest extent of the law.