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					                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                             Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                              Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                       Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Seeks                  Seeks                  Seeks
              Name                           On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers            Instruments              Donations                                 Mission                                       What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Donations welcomed via website.       To facilitate and unite organizations        Helps support and unify grassroots efforts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      actively supporting music education for      across the country by providing awards, grants,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      children who may not otherwise be            and recognition, and by creating and
Music For Life Alliance               www.musicforlifealliance.com    Jtrawise@aol.com                                                                             X                                               X                                                                                                                                                                  able to experience the educational,          maintaining a national database.                      X                    National                          X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      psychological, and social benefits of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      making music.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Funded through generous               Unite the music community by bringing        A semi-annual event at the NAMM conventions
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                donations of music products           together guitarists from around the          featuring performances by some of the finest
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                companies and other organizations     globe, to benefit the Music for Life         guitarists in the world. Generously supported by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Alliance and the Music For Lifelong          many companies in the music industry,
Muriel Anderson's All Star Guitar                                     P.O. Box 121634
                                       www.allstarguitarnight.com                                         X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                                                  Achievement.                                 proceeds go to help fund the Music for Life           X                    National                          X
Night                                                                 Nashville TN 37212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Alliance and other related organizations.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Premiums available to donors who      The preservation of blues music as a         Increases awareness of the role blues music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                support via membership at various     traditional and contemporary art form        has played in the development of popular
                                                                      Debbie Bond Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            levels:                               through interactive programs that            American music—with a special focus on
                                                                      712 25th Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://www.alabamablues.org/youca     educate and entertain.                       Alabama's contribution—with educational
The Alabama Blues Project                www.alabamablues.org         Northport, AL 35476                                          X                                                                 X                         X                                            X                                                                   nhelp.htm                                                                          programs, live performance, exhibits, and the                    X         Alabama, and beyond               X                            X
                                                                      205- 752-6263                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                development of archival and curriculum
                                                                      debbie@alabamablues.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      materials. Presents a wide range of blues
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   education programs, workshops, and school
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   residencies across Alabama and beyond.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Dedicated to partnering with programs        Conducts annual Memorial Jam and donates
                                                                      Ernie Lisi                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      that provide assistance for students         proceeds to local charities supporting children’s
                                                                      401-451-1511                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    who would like to pursue a career in         music. local charities. New instruments, after
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Education, Composition, and            school programs and other access to music are
Alan J. Lisi Fund                           www.alanlisi.com          Dean Lisi                                                                                                                                    X                                                                                                                                                                  Performance.                                 just a few of the contributions made by the                      X         Providence, RI area
                                                                      410-802-4788                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 fund.


                                                                      3Brothers@AlanLisi.com

                                                                      Pegge Ealum, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                            To assist with special                  Your donations are needed at     Provide education in the arts at                  Individual instruction, group lessons and
                                                                      Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                          events, office                          www.ameliaartsacademy.org/suppor affordable rates to all interested                ensembles, after-school art and dance
                                                                      Amelia Arts Academy                                                                                                                                                                                                               operations, and art                     t/Support/cms.aspx               persons, regardless of age, race,                 workshops, programs for the disabled and
                                                                      Peck Community Center                                                                                                                                                                                                             reach. 904-277-1225                                                      religion, ethnic origin, financial means          disadvantaged, creative arts programs for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Amelia Island and Callahan,
Amelia Arts Academy                   www.ameliaartsacademy.org       516 South 10th Street               X                                                                                          X                         X                                                                                                                                                 or level of ability.                              seniors, community entertainment, guest                          X         Florida Area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   performances, and more. 15–25% of students
                                                                      Fernandina Beach, FL 32035
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   on partial or full scholarship.
                                                                      904-277-1225
                                                                      information@ameliaartsacadem
                                                                      y.org
                                                                      Ms. Maida Santander, President                                                                                                                                                                                                    305-285-2303                            Financial and in-kind contributions   Create for our children, through music, Gives instruments, free instruction, and positive
                                                                      ACOP                                                                                                                                                                                                                              americanchildren@bell                   appreciated: 305-285-2303             an environment free of violence.        role models to disadvantaged children
American Children’s Orchestras      www.americanchildrensorchestras. 801 SW 3rd Ave, Suite 308                                                                                                                                                                                                          south.net                               americanchildren@bellsouth.net                                                otherwise without resources. Individual and
                                                                                                          X                        X                               X                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                              group instruction, public concerts and                                X         Miami-Dade area, Florida          X                            X
for Peace                                        org                 Miami, FL 33131
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              performances at schools, parks and other
                                                                      305-285-2303
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              institutions.
                                                                      americanchildren@bellsouth.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                AMC's efforts and studies are         Dedicated to promoting the importance        Offers a very rich collection of children's music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                funded by members, volunteers and     of music, music-making and music             advocacy materials, including a guide,
                                                                      American Music Conference                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 instrument and financial donations.   education to the general public. AMC's       brochures, Power Point presentations, news
                                               www.amc-               5790 Armada Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Membership dues are available with    goal is to build credibility for music and   releases and research summaries.
American Music Conference                                                                                                                                          X                                                                                                                                                                            donations at various levels:          music education, especially at an early                                                            X                    National                                                       X
                                        music.org/advocacy/toolkit    Carlsbad, CA 92008
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                http://services.amc-                  age, and to expand that portion of the
                                                                      760-431-9124
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                music.org/join.asp                    population that enjoys and makes its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      own music.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ―Give a Day‖ volunteers                                                       Advance public awareness of the              Programs supporting the advancement of
                                                                      Michelle Hairston, President
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        sought, where the                                                             benefits of music therapy and increase       education, training, professional standards,
                                                                      American Music Therapy Assn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        presenter and/or host                                                         access                                       credentials, and research in support of the
                                                                      8455 Colesville Road, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                       donate fees,                                                                  to quality music therapy services.           music therapy profession. Publishes Journal of
American Music Therapy
                                         www.musictherapy.org         1000                                                                                         X                                                                                     X                                              honorarium, space, etc.                                                                                                    Music Therapy, Music Therapy Perspectives,            X                    National                                                       X
Association                                                           Silver Spring, Maryland 20910                                                                                                                                                                                                     to AMTA in support of                                                                                                      and the Early Childhood Newsletter.
                                                                      301-589-3300                                                                                                                                                                                                                      the national growth of
                                                                      info@musictherapy.org                                                                                                                                                                                                             music therapy.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Via mail , and for donations in kind, Advance awareness and appreciation           Provides inter-active performances and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                contact                               of American roots music, its history,        educational programs for students in public and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                arme@americanrootsmusic.org           and culture by providing educational         private schools and other organizations such as
                                                                      arme@americanrootsmusic.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        opportunities for people of all ages to      community centers and after-school programs,
American Roots Music Education        www.americanrootsmusic.org                                                                   X                                                                                                                                        X                                                                                                         learn about these unique kinds of            primarily in the Middle Tennessee area. Also                     X         Middle Tennessee                  X                            X
                                                                      org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             music.                                       produces and distributes written educational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   materials to teachers. Occasionally produces
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   public concerts and educational presentations.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Arts Council of Central Louisiana        Funds go directly to arts programs for the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      promotes, develops, supports, and            20,000 evacuees. The Arts Council maintains
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      encourages cultural and creative             an online calendar of events presented by arts
                                                                      Arts Council                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    activities through collaboration,            and cultural organizations in Central Louisiana,
                                                                      Attn: Judy Ginsberg                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             volunteerism, and arts education.            an online Artist Registry of individual artists
Arts Council of Central Louisiana        www.louisiana-arts.org                                                                                                                                                    X                                                        X                                                                                                                                                      representing all the major arts disciplines, and a               X         Central Louisiana                                              X
                                                                      1101 4th St, Suite 201
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   directory of arts & cultural organizations with
                                                                      Alexandria LA 71301
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   links to web pages or web sites for each group.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      AEP is a national coalition of arts, and     Publishes research and variety of advocacy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      other, organizations that demonstrate        materials. Conducts forums, provides state
Arts Education Partnership                  www.aep-arts.org          aep@ccsso.org                                                                                X                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and promote the essential role of the        policy database, other organizing functions for       X                    National                                                       X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      arts.                                        its partner members.


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                         Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                          Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                   Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                               Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             National
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Seeks                     Seeks                        Seeks
              Name                     On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Volunteers               Instruments                    Donations                                Mission                                       What it Does                                                Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     http://www.ascapfoundation.org/don    Dedicated to nurturing the music talent Provides grants, scholarships, and a variety of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ate.html                              of tomorrow, preserving the legacy of    other programs and services, many in support
                                                                 The ASCAP Foundation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     The ASCAP Foundation                  the past and sustaining the creative     of children's music.
                                                                 One Lincoln Plaza                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   One Lincoln Plaza                     incentive for today's creators through a
The ASCAP Foundation              www.ascapfoundation.org        New York, NY 10023-7142                                                                                                         X             X                                                                                                                                     New York, New York 10023              variety of educational, professional,                                                              X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                 212-621-6219                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and humanitarian programs and
                                                                 ascapfoundation@ascap.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 activities which serve the entire music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           community.
                                                                 Lisa Suit                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Interested volunteers                            Via website or mail.                  Help the music programs within the          Conduct annual music conference, with a
                                                                 Baltimore Music Conference                                                                                                                                                                                                         please email:                                                                          Baltimore area public schools. To           portion of the proceeds raised through the
                                                                 PO Box 6066                                                                                                                                                                                                                        volunteers@bmcon.org                                                                   promote Baltimore as a music center         event donated to the music programs of the
Baltimore Music Conference             www.bmcon.org                                                                                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                           and help area musicians.                    Baltimore City School System. Works with                          X         Baltimore, MD
                                                                 Baltimore, MD 21231
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       several nonprofit groups in order to save the
                                                                 443-850-7389
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       music and educate the children.
                                                                 lsuit@bmcon.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Private funding from individuals,     Berklee City Music provides                 Berklee City Music program provides
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     foundations and corporations          economically disadvantaged students         scholarships for students from urban areas to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     support this initiative. Outright     in urban areas with the opportunity to      attend the Five-Week Summer Performance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     donations or planned giving           learn basic musical skills and develop      Program. The students take private lessons,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     welcome. Described on website.        their love of music. The goal of City       instrumental labs, and music theory courses.
                                                                 Debbie Bieri                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Music Saturday is to reach out to at-       Eight graduating seniors were awarded four-
                              www.berklee.edu/giving/citymusic.h                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           risk young people interested in music       year full-tuition scholarships to attend Berklee
Berklee School of Music                                          (617) 747-3094                                                X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X                    National                           X
                                            tml                  dbieri@berklee.edu                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and to provide a challenging music          College of Music. An additional component is
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           education curriculum throughout the         the Mentoring Program. The City Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           school year geared towards putting          Saturday and After-School program is a year-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           them on par with students from              round, weekly classroom musical training and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           affluent school districts with strong       performance program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           music programs.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Many ways to give, including via      Encourage artistic excellence in a          Provides stringed instrument training program
                                                                 Catherine Weiskel, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        web:                                  nurturing environment by providing the      serving students from Boston’s inner-city.
                                                                 Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://www.bysoweb.org/pages/27_      highest quality orchestral training and     Accepts students showing exceptional interest
                                                                 Boston Youth Symphony                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               ways_to_give.cfm                      performance opportunities to qualified      in stringed instruments and provides them with
Boston Youth Symphony                                            Orchestras                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                musicians, grades K-12, while making        financial assistance for lessons, classes and
Orchestras-                                                      Boston University, College of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             its programs accessible to                  instrument rental. Once admitted into a BYSO
                                      www.bysoweb.org                                                 X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X         Inner-city Boston, MA              X                            X
Intensive Community Program                                      Fine Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 underrepresented youth through              orchestra, ICP students receive tuition subsidy,
(ICP)                                                            855 Commonwealth Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   financial aid and outreach.                 weekly lessons and use of an instrument until
                                                                 Boston, MA 02215                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      they graduate from high school. Over 20% of
                                                                 (617) 353-3348                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        BYSO’s student body comes from these
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       communities.
                                                                 cweiskel@bu.edu
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Donations appreciated:           Presenting excellent live, small-group           Concert Theatre for Kids provides outreach-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     http://www.chambermusicmississau chamber music with events that                   educational, curriculum based, live
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ga.org/donorbillofrights         educate and inform, that strive to be            performances featuring performers who are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      truly enjoyable to young and old. Seeks          professional musicians and actors.
                                                                 Peggy (McGuire) Hills                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                to inspire a love and appreciation for
Chamber Music Society of      www.chambermusicmississauga.or Founder; Artistic Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               music and the arts in the community,
                                                                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X         Toronto, Canada Area
Mississauga                               g                  905-848-0015                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             especially among school-age children
                                                                 pmviolin@rogers.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and their families.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    A variety of volunteer    Accept any and all     Via website or mail:                  Providing musical instruments on loan,      Major Charity Music programs include musical
                                                                 Roger A. Fachini                                                                                                                                                                                                                   opportunities including   Musical Instruments    http://www.charitymusic.org/donate.   at no charge, to individuals wishing to     instrument donations, concert ticket donations,
                                                                 Charity Music Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                 conducting or             regardless of age or   html                                  explore their hidden musical talents,       music for our military "Notes Of Appreciation",
                                                                 14975 Congress Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                               promoting musical         condition. Also                                              helping to cultivate the next crop of       community service programs, charity music
Charity Music Inc.                  www.charitymusic.org                                              X                                                                                                                                                                                             instrument donation       anything that pertains                                       upcoming artists.                           concert tour, vintage instruments exhibit aqua
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X                    National                                                        X
                                                                 Sterling Heights, MI 48313-4420
                                                                 586-247-7444                                                                                                                                                                                                                       drives and concerts in    to music such as music                                                                                   ICE
                                                                 Director@CharityMusic.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          your area, internet       books, sheet music,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    marketing, and other.     etc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Ensuring that there are always funds        The fund supports programs that provide the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           available to encourage promising            earliest education for youngsters in Middle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           students as they pursue musical             Tennessee and added enrichment for those
Chet Atkins                                                      The Community Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  training.                                   wishing to pursue music as a career.
                                   www.cfmt.org/funds/art/                                                                                                                                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X         Middle Tennessee                   X
Music Education Fund                                             888-540-5200                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Beneficiaries are programs that provide music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       education both as an avocation and as a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       vocation.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Guitars, keyboards,    Donations sought to fund music        Provide musical instruments and music       Provide musical instruments and music therapy
                                                                 Raffi Tachdjian MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           percussion             therapy sessions, musical             therapy to children with chronic and life   to children with chronic and life altering illness,
                                                                 Children’s Music Fund                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               instrument purchases, program         altering illness, and support research      and support research on the effects of music
                                                                 4619 Cartwright Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                development. Contact Children’s       on the effects of music therapy.            therapy.
Children’s Music Fund            www.childrensmusicfund.org                                           X                                                                                                                                              X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X         Los Angeles, CA                                                 X
                                                                 Toluca Lake, CA 91602                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Music Fund.
                                                                 music@childrensmusicfund.org
                                                                 818-679-2581
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Many volunteer                                   Membership and donation form at: To share songs and ideas about                   Our chapters work to support the creation and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    opportunities                                    www.cmnonline.org/MembershipFor children's music, to inspire each other           dissemination of life-affirming, multicultural
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     m.htm                            about the empowering ways adults and             musical forms for, by, and with young people.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      young people can communicate                     Conducts national and regional gatherings were                              CMN regional chapters all
                                                                 P.O. Box 1341                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        through music, and to be a positive              we share songs, ideas, and resources, plus                                  around the country organize
                                                                 Evanston, IL 60204                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   catalyst for education and community-            teaching tools, songwriting techniques,                                     both local and regional
Children's Music Network             www.cmnonline.org                                                                                                         X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                             building through music.                          community building skills, and marketing tips.         X                    gatherings which are open to
                                                                 (847) 733-8003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       In spontaneous song swaps and networking, as                                CMN members and non-
                                                                 office@cmnonline.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       well as in structured workshops and                                         members alike.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       presentations, we expand our knowledge and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       reignite our spirits. Other resources maintained
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       on website.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                        Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                         Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                  Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                              Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         National
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Seeks                     Seeks                        Seeks
             Name                        On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Volunteers               Instruments                    Donations                                 Mission                                     What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.childrensmusicproject.or Developing and implementing                  Provides children’s CDs, teacher’s guides,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    g/contributions.php                 educational and enrichment programs          lesson plans, discussion questions, classroom
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        in music and the humanities for              activities (easily adapted for home),
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        children of all ages, to enhance their       reproducible song sheets, and a full music-
                                                                  The National Children's Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         lives through enjoyment and                  minus-one accompaniment CD. Includes songs
                                                                  Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               participation.                               teaching important basics like taking care of
The National Children's Music
                                  www.childrensmusicproject.org   (413) 232-0195                                                                                                                                                                                       X                                                                                                                                                             ourselves, gratitude and appreciation, and           X                    National                                                        X
Project                                                           PO Box 190                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         social skills – with a little history, geography,
                                                                  West Stockbridge, MA 01266                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         and science thrown in for good measure! CDs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     by David Grover, host of PBS’ "Grover's
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Corner" and Jim Young, native American folk-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     singer.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Join the CMW Team:                               Arts in Education Aid Council, Inc.    To help put music education back          Specializes in a variety of products and services
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   newman@childrensmu                               in partnership with Children’s Music   where it belongs — in the curricula of    including custom designed band and orchestra
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   sicoworkshop.com                                 Workshop is seeking support for its    our public and private schools — by       method books, school site music instruction,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    music education and orchestra          providing a high quality, integrated,     instrument sales and rentals, music education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    programs in under served public        flexible and affordable music education   advocacy and more. Children's Music
Children’s Music Workshop       www.childrensmusicworkshop.com (818) 98-MUSIC                                                 X                               X                                 X             X           X                                            X                                                                            elementary schools within the San      program for all students.                 Workshop currently coordinates instrumental                     X         Los Angeles area, California       X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Fernando Valley -                                                                music programs at more than two dozen public
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.childrensmusicworkshop                                                and private schools in the greater Los Angeles
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    .com/aieac/index.html                                                            area.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Seeks music educators     Solicits donations of  Via website or mail:                   Mobilize community resources to           Increases public awareness of the importance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   for unfunded programs.    new and used           http://www.chime-                      promote and provide access to music       and current inadequacy of DC public school
                                                               Community Help in Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Also seeks music          instruments:           dc.org/howtochimein.html               education for all District of Columbia    music education. Lead advocacy campaigns,
                                                               Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                           mentors and volunteers    http://www.chime-                                             public schoolchildren during and          organize free ongoing in-school music
                                                               1789 Lanier Pl. NW - Suite 3                                                                                                                                                                                                        for many other roles:     dc.org/instrumentdonor                                        outside of school.                        enrichment programs, provide after-school
Community Help In Music
                                www.chime-dc.org/mainpage.html Washington, DC 20009                  X                        X                               X                                                                                                                                    http://www.chime-         form.html                                                                                               music instruction, offer free live performances,                X         Washington DC                      X                            X
Education (CHIME)                                              202-232-2731                                                                                                                                                                                                                        dc.org/howtochimein.ht                                                                                                            facilitate joint music projects between, organize
                                                               info@chime-dc.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ml                                                                                                                                free professional development workshops, help
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     to take students to music performances, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     other valuable activities

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Volunteers please                                Donations appreciated at:              Provide quality music instruction to      The school provides an opportunity for children
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   contact:                                                                                children from low income families         from low-income families, ages 6-18, to receive
                                                                  Kristina Mitten Sanders,                                                                                                                                                                                                         Kristina Mitten Sanders                          Community Music School                 in order to enhance their lives through   individualized instruction and guidance from
                                                                  Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                               919-832-0900                                     PO BOX 2545                            participation in the music community.     area professionals and instructors in most
                                                                  Community Music School                                                                                                                                                                                                           kristina@cmsraleigh.or                           Raleigh, NC 27602                                                                orchestral instruments in addition to piano and
Community Music School                www.cmsraleigh.org          PO Box 2545                        X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                        g                                                Attn: Development                                                                guitar. Each half-hour lesson costs the student                 X         Raleigh, NC                        X                            X
                                                                  Raleigh, NC 27602                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  only one dollar. Also provides and repairs
                                                                  919-832-0900                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Or contact Kristina Mitten Sanders                                               instruments for the students to use free of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    at 919-832-0900 or                                                               charge. The school has increased its
                                                                  kristina@cmsraleigh.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    kristina@cmsraleigh.org                                                          enrollment to a total of 185 students.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   To help with special                             Via mail: 601 Bethlehem Pike, Fort     Not only to develop musical promise,      Weekly classes helping children preschool
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   events and concerts.                             Washington, PA 19034 or                but to develop human promise through      children at risk with disabilities and
                                                              Linda Regan, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                      Please contact at 215-                           online                                 music. Making a special effort to serve   disadvantages grow more capable and
                                                              Academy Of Community Music                                                                                                                                                                                                           233-3020                                         http://www.academyofcommunitym         people facing the challenges which        confident by using music. Serving more than
Crescendo Music Program
                                www.academyofcommunitymusic.o Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   usic.org/donors.htm                    often come with cognitive and physical    1,200 children a year at Head Start and Early
The Academy of Community                                                                                                      X                                                                                           X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X         Philadelphia, PA area              X                            X
                                             rg               601 Bethlehem Pike                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           disability, aging, and economic           Intervention centers throughout the
Music                                                         Ft. Washington, PA 19034                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     disadvantage. Using music to              Philadelphia area.
                                                              215-233-3020                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 strengthen families and communities.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Various ways to contribute at:                                                   Provides music education through two
                                                                  Crowden Music Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.crowden.org/CMC/Givin                                                 divisions: Crowden Center for Music in the
                                                                  1475 Rose Street (at                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              g/ways-to-give.htm                                                               Community, offering lessons, classes, and
                                                                  Sacramento)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        camps for students of all ages, and The                                   San Francisco Bay Area,
Crowden Music Center                    www.crowden.org           Berkeley, CA 94702-1255                                     X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                          Crowden School, a unique day school for                         X         California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               X
                                                                  510 559-6910                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       students in grades four through eight. Classes,
                                                                  info@crowden.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   workshops, rehearsals, concerts, and other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     events.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Instrument donations                                          Committed to inspiring and assisting      Provides grants for other organizations, some
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             requested.                                                    the growth and appreciation of music      of whom focus on children's music, e.g., Little
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           throughout the world. The focus is in     Kids Rock. Grant application process described
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the areas of stringed musical             on website.
                                                                  (631) 439-3300                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           instruments as well as band and
D'Addario Foundation            www.jdaddario.com/content/founda
                                                                                                                                                                                                              X                                                                                                                                                                            orchestral instruments, primarily                                                              X                    National                                                        X
for the Performing Arts (The)         tion/foundation.html       foundation@daddario.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   through the support of educational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           programs and events, as well as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           performance based activities.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Supported by membership dues and Further the advancement and                     Operates as a is a professional organization
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    member’s donations.              development of music and movement               that supports the field of early childhood music
                                                                  ECMMA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              education for young children. Serve the         and movement through education, advocacy,
                                                                  805 Mill Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    needs and encourage ongoing                     and networking. Conducts national and regional
Early Childhood Music &                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              professional development of educators           conferences, operates a web-based forum for
                                        www.ecmma.org             Snohomish, WA 98290                                                                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                    National                                                        X
Movement Assn                                                     360-568-5635                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       in music and other areas of early               membership, publishes bulletin on research,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     childhood education.                            and provides certification of teachers.
                                                                  adminoffice@ecmma.org




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                           Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                            Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                     Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Seeks                     Seeks                          Seeks
             Name                         On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers               Instruments                      Donations                               Mission                                     What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Associates lend their                              Via website, mail or phone:       Promote and support music instruction        Partners with elementary and middle schools
                                                                   Education Through Music                                                                                                                                                                                                            time, expertise and                                http://www.etmonline.org/how_to_h in disadvantaged schools in order to         serving disadvantaged populations. Ensures
                                                                   New York:                                                                                                                                                                                                                          resources to help raise                            elp/ways_to_donate                enhance students' academic                   that every child receives quality music                                   New York City, New York
                                                                   212-972-4788                                                                                                                                                                                                                       awareness and funds.                                                                 performance and general development.         education at least once a week. Guides the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Contact Emily Estock                                                                                                              integration of music throughout the academic                              affiliates in:
                                                                   info@etmonline.org
Education Through Music                 www.etmonline.org                                                                        X                                                                 X                                                                      X                           212-972-4788                                                                                                                      curriculum. Works toward building the cultural                  X         Louisiana                          X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      eestock@ETMonline.or                                                                                                              and financial capacity of partner schools to                              California
                                                                   LA:                                                                                                                                                                                                                                g.                                                                                                                                sustain music programs. Offers a wide range of
                                                                   310-739-6758                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         professional development services for teachers                            becoming more national
                                                                   info@etmla.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and school leadership.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Via phone: (518) 366-2621          Inspire youth through the creative arts   Educational, instructional, and mentoring
                                                                   YATMA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Web or mail form:                  to recognize and develop their            activities. Consults with and trains other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         http://yatma.org/sponsors.php        strengths while becoming self-            practitioners, teachers, and organizations with
                                                                   75 Jobys Lane, Osterville, MA
Educational Mentoring Through                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 motivated and personally responsible.     its’ techniques, protocols, and curriculums.                              Albany, NY
                                         www.emtah.org             02655-1326                                                    X                                                                 X                                                                      X                                                                                                                                                             Advocates for educational reform and the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X         Seattle, WA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X                            X
Arts And Humanities                                                (508) 826-5963                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       implementation of new therapeutic
                                                                   info@emtah.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       interventions.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wide range of             Accepts donations of     Accepts monetary donations by       Provide abused and abandoned               Funds special services and programs that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      expertise sought:         various musical          credit card, check, cashier's check children an alternative method of          assist the needs of abused and disadvantaged
                                                                   Lynn Mabry, CEO
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://www.elevatehope    instruments:             and money order:                    therapy through music and the arts.        children. Supports existing programs through
                                                                   Elevate Hope Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                            .org/support/volunteer.   http://www.elevatehope   http://www.elevatehope.org/support/                                            monetary funding and in-kind donations e.g.
                                                                   3940 Laurel Canyon Blvd., PMB                                                                                                                                                                                                      php                       .org/support/index.php   index.php                                                                      musical instruments, art supplies, and work
Elevate Hope Foundation                www.elevatehope.org         1066                                 X                                                                                                        X                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                stations complete with computers, keyboards          X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                   Studio City, CA 91604                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                and instructional software. Over 65 percent of
                                                                   (818) 783-5000                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       grant dollars will be invested at the local
                                                                   info@elevatehope.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 community level.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Via website                          Contribute to music education in public Private and small group classes for kids whose
                                                                   Mark Fitchett                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              schools, and to serve as a resource for families cannot afford private music instruction.
                                                                   Everyone Gets Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        parents and educators.                  Brings instruction into schools with limited
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      music education programs. Helps students get
                                                                   6731 E. Wardlow Road
Everyone Gets Music                www.everyonegetsmusic.com                                            X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                        music instruments.                                                X         Los Angeles area, California       X                            X
                                                                   Long Beach, CA 90808
                                                                   310-918-0439
                                                                   mrfrets@aol.com

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Fueled by volunteers.     Dust off that            Donations gratefully accepted via    Making Music Accessible - dedicated to    Music lessons, after school programs, camp,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Join the movement by      instrument in your       mail or website:                     the promotion of music and music-         and other programs. Evens the educational
                                                                   Ethos Music Center                                                                                                                                                                                                                 volunteering your time    closet and give Ethos     http://www.ethos-                   based education for youth in              playing field by making music education
                                                                   10 N. Killingsworth Street                                                                                                                                                                                                         today. Volunteer          the tools to reach       inc.org/support.html                 underserved communities.                  available to every student regardless of income.
Ethos Music Center                      www.ethos-inc.org          Portland, Oregon 97217               X                        X                                                                 X                                                                      X                           newsletter available my   underserved youth.                                                                                      Programs available on a sliding scale so that                   X         Portland, Oregon                   X                            X
                                                                   503-28-ETHOS                                                                                                                                                                                                                       emailing:                                                                                                                         every child can participate. Free instrument
                                                                   info@ethos-inc.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                 volunteer@ethos-                                                                                                                  rental is available for students on free or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      inc.org.                                                                                                                          reduced lunch at school.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Contribute online:                                                           This Tucson, Arizona based regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         www.famefoundation.org/contribute.                                             partnership identifies students between the
                                                                   Fostering Arts-Mind Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         html                                                                           ages 6 – 18 who have a serious interest in
                                                                   Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Or mail to:                                                                    studying music and also show a financial need.
                                                                   4927 N. Sabino Gulch Court                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Fostering Arts-Mind Education                                                The Fostering Arts-Mind Education Foundation
FAME-Musiclink                    www.famefoundation.org/12.html                                                                 X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X         Southern Arizona                   X                            X
                                                                   Tucson, AZ 85750                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Foundation                                                                     pays for approximately 75% of the cost of
                                                                   520-861-3001                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          4927 N. Sabino Gulch Court                                                     musical study. The remaining 25% is paid by
                                                                   info@famefoundation.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Tucson, AZ 85750                                                               the student’s family


                                                                   FAME                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Foster and perpetuate creativity          Provide the resources for elementary students
                                                                   PO Box 11843                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               through multicultural arts education.     to experience and participate in the creative via
FAME: Foundation for Art and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ongoing annual programs like the Visiting                                 Fort Wayne and Northern
                                        www.famearts.org           Fort Wayne, IN 46861-1843                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X                                                                         X
Music in Elementary Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Artists, Fusion Concerts, a Summer Arts Camp                              Indiana
                                                                   260.471.FAME
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and regional festivals.
                                                                   info@famearts.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         No. Fidelity FutureStage is 100%     Support arts education in local           Donation of new instruments and other
                                                                   Fidelity Investments Media                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            funded by Fidelity Investments.      communities, helping to prepare and       equipment; teaching support from trained
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              inspire underserved middle and high       music educators who supplement the school
                                                                   Relations                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Chicago, Houston, Los
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              school students through in-school arts    music teachers; special school visits by
                                                                   617-563-5800                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Angeles, and
Fidelity FutureStage                   www.futurestage.com                                              X                        X                                                                               X           X                                                                                                                                                                education.                                symphony musicians; and student field trips.                    X         Raleigh-Durham
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X
                                                                   fidelitycorporateaffairs@fmr.co
                                                                   m.
                                                                   futurestage@fmr.com

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volunteers invited to                              Via website:                        Provide opportunities for the enjoyment    Fine Arts Society Music Academy is a weekly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      contact Laura Warren                               https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/Th of classical music in central and to       after-school music education program for
                                                                   Laura Warren                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          eFineArtsSociety/OnlineGiving.html encourage the understanding and             children. Scholarship-based keyboard lessons,
                                                                   Fine Arts Society Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   appreciation of this art through           music theory, and classical listening are
Fine Arts Society Music Academy          www.fasindy.org           Academy                                                       X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                         education                                  provided to Indianapolis' economically                          X         Indianapolis, IN                   X                            X
                                                                   317-788-3291                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         disadvantaged elementary age students.
                                                                   lwarren@fasindy.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Serves approximately 210 youth in 3rd through
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        7th grades (ages 8-13).




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                                                                                                                             Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                      Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Seeks                    Seeks                       Seeks
               Name                         On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers              Instruments                   Donations                                 Mission                                    What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Contributions gratefully accepted via Promoting chamber music via its            Sponsors an annual Competition that brings
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      website.                              annual National Competition and other      together the most talented young chamber
                                                                     Ann Divine, Executive Director
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            programs. Dedicated to enrichment          musicians in the nation; provides chamber
                                                                     Fischoff National Chamber                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              opportunities for regional community       music coaching. Engages its musicians in
                                                                     Music Association                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      children.                                  reaching more than 6,000 local children                                   South Bend and surrounding
Fischoff National Chamber Music                                      303 Brownson Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 annually. Through free programs at schools,
                                           www.fischoff.org                                                                                                       X                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X         areas of Indiana and                                           X
Association                                                          University of Notre Dame                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          libraries and community centers, their outreach                           Michigan
                                                                     South Bend, Indiana 46556                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         programs have reached more than 43,700
                                                                     574-631-0984                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Michiana children and youth, ages 4-18, since
                                                                     ajdivine@fischoff.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             1995.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       info@famearts.org                                                                    Provide outstanding music education        • Music Training Classes for Children 4 and up
                                                                     Florida Music Compendium, Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            for all ages, with an emphasis on a        • Private and Semi-private Voice Lessons
                                                                     13727 SW 152nd Street #259                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             community and family-based music           • Guitar classes for students 10 and up
The Florida Music Compendium,                                        Miami, FL 33177                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        program.                                   • Piano classes from students 7 and up
                                     www.flmusiccompendium.org                                                                    X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X         Miami area, Florida                                            X
Inc.                                                                 786-970-4494
                                                                     flmusiccompendium@gmail.co
                                                                     m

                                                                      Kelly Ramsey                                                                                                                                                                                                                     To provide music                                                                     Providing non-law related services to      Provides music lessons and other educational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       lessons.                                       Kelly Ramsey                          all wards of the court, by encouraging     experiences for children who are wards of the
                                                                      For the Seventh Generation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      For the Seventh Generation            and coordinating volunteer participation   court. Serves as a clearing house to match
                                                                      645 Griswold Suite 1356
                                  www.detroitlawyer.org/topic.jsp?top                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 645 Griswold Suite 1356               by community organizations and             those willing to volunteer their time, talent or
For the Seventh Generation                                            Detroit, MI 48226                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Detroit, MI 48226                     individuals.                               instruments with children in need. A program of                 X         Detroit area, Michigan            X                            X
                                               icId=768               (313) 961-6120                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (313) 961-6120                                                                   the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
                                                                      Kelly.Ramsey@3cc.co.wayne.m                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Kelly.Ramsey@3cc.co.wayne.mi.us                                                  Foundation
                                                                      i.us
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Provide a platform for the nation's        Via the NPR radio show, PBS television series,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            outstanding young classical musicians      in school programming, online media, and a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            to present themselves, share their         national tour of live events and outreach
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            passion for music and the arts, and        programs, inspires the pursuit of excellence
                                                                     Jennifer Hurley-Wales CEO                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              develop into important cultural leaders.   and encourage participation in the arts. Training
                                                                     From The Top Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and mentorship programs prepare young
From the Top                                                                                                                      X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                        musicians to connect with new audiences and          X                                                                                   X
                                         www.fromthetop.org          295 Huntington Ave, Ste 201                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       serve as positive peer role models. Provides
                                                                     Boston, MA 02115
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       deserving young musicians with scholarships.
                                                                     (617) 437-0707
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Young Composer Project honorees appear on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the radio show and are paired with a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       professional composer for a one-on-one
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       mentoring.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Encourage the use of music, literature,    Uses music to cross cultural, generational, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and art as a means to help children of     ideological boundaries to raise awareness and
                                                                   The Foundation for Small Voices                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          all ages come to believe in themselves     funds for national and international music and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Contributions welcome via website     as capable, creative, and                  mentoring programs for children. Reaches
                                                                   60 West 87th street
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      or via mail. Or, contribute via       compassionate individuals whose            children and their communities through several
The Foundation for Small Voices   www.foundationforsmallvoices.org 1st floor                                                      X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                   purchase of Sounds of Small           contributions to society make a            programs: Songwriting workshops, annual
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                    National                          X                            X
                                                                   N.Y. 10024                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Voices CD at website.                 difference.                                holiday gift drive, composing and producing
                                                                   212-873-0121                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        CDs, sheet music, and concerts to benefit the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       work of nonprofits worldwide.


                                                                     Emily Fagan                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        To provide music education to young     Provides free music education to preschool
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Via the website using Paypal:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        children who could not otherwise afford aged children.
                                                                     Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               http://www.groundworkmusic.org/do it.
                                                                     The Groundwork Music Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     nate.htm or send donations to:
Groundwork Music Project              www.groundworkmusic.org        4201 Wilshire Pkwy.                                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Groundwork Music Project                                                                                                                         X         Austin, Texas                     X                            X
                                                                     Austin, TX 78722                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 4201 Wilshire Pkwy
                                                                     361-646-5670                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Austin, TX 78722
                                                                     emilynfagan@hotmail.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Provide funding and resources for          Provide grant aid to nonprofit music programs
                                                                    Guitar Center Music Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          music programs across America so           across America that offer music instruction so
                                                                    5795 Lindero Canyon Road                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Donations used to help buy musical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            that kids and adults alike will have an    that more people can experience the joys of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      instruments and fund musical
                                  www.guitarcentermusicfoundation.o Westlake Village, CA 91362                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              opportunity to experience the joys of      making music. Provides collection of articles on
Guitar Center Music Foundation                                                                           X                                                        X                                               X                                                                                                                                   education programs for kids, adults
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            music, and educate the public on the       the benefits of music                                X                    National                                                       X
                                                 rg                 (818) 735-8800, X 2112
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and seniors. Donation appreciated
                                                                    info@guitarcentermusicfoundati                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          value of a musical education.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      via web or mail.
                                                                    on.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Guitar Players who     New or used guitars   Donations of funds sought via         Inspires, trains and equips classroom      GITC brings music into public elementary and
                                                                     Jessica Baron, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                          would like to assist or                        website. Please contact regarding     teachers to integrate music and music      middle schools by offering regular classroom
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       coach in a local GITC                          donations of insturments              making across the general studies          teachers free guitar, music education, song
                                                                     Director
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Class.                                                                               curriculum through "song-based             leadership, and music integration lessons
                                                                     Guitars in The Classroom                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Assistance with                                                                    learning" so that all students from pre-   through regionally based programs. Guitars in                             Headquartered in California
                                                                     1911 Shady Acre Circle                                                                                                                                                                                                            organization,                                                                        school through high school have the        the Classroom jumpstarts regional programs by
Guitars in the Classroom            www.guitarsintheclassroom.org                                        X                        X                               X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                                                                                                X                    Operates in more than 20
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X
                                                                     Encinitas, CA 92024                                                                                                                                                                                                               fundraising, outreach,                                                               opportunity to participate in and learn    providing guitar and music education
                                                                     Phone: (760) 452-6123                                                                                                                                                                                                             local PR.                                                                            through making music in their regular      curriculum, guitars, guitar accessories, and                              states
                                                                     jess@guitarsintheclassroom.org                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Helping out at GITC                                                                classrooms each day.                       ongoing guidance for GITC facilitators and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       concerts: set-up, co-                                                                                                           instructors.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ordination, booth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       staffing, outreach.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Teachers to start guitar                       Obtains generous donations from                                                  Along with NAMM and MENC, provides
                                                                     GAMA The Guitar &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       programs in their                              member companies                                                                 program to train teachers to start guitar
                                                                     Accessories Marketing                                                                                                                                                                                                             schools.                                                                                                                        programs in middle and high schools. Provides
                                                                     Association                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       tuition for summer guitar workshop and a guitar
GAMA- Guitar & Accessories
                                       www.discoverguitar.com        PO Box 757                          X                        X                                                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to teachers who start a guitar program in their      X                    National
Marketing Association                                                New York, NY 10033                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                school. Also provides grants to another
                                                                     212-795-3630                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      organization, Guitars in the classroom.
                                                                     AssnHdqs@earthlink.net




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                          Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                           Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                    Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  National
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Seeks                       Seeks                           Seeks
              Name                         On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Volunteers                 Instruments                       Donations                                  Mission                                     What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                    Skip Chaples, President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Focus on acoustic          Donate through Paypal on website      To provide opportunity,                    Teachs at-risk and underprivileged yhouth ages
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Start a state affiliate   guitars; also accept       or send your donation directly to                                                8-18 about the benefits of a music education;
                                                                    Guitars Not Guns                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              inspiration and empowerment to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     or county chapter           electric & other musical   Guitars not Guns PO Box 3562                                                     teaches them about music related career
                                                                    PO Box 3562                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   at-risk and underprivileged
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Teachers                  instruments                Peachtree City, GA 30269. $100                                                   opportunities, and provides them the
                                                                    Peachtree City, GA 30269                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Asst. Teachers                                                                             youth; to help instill in them the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            equips new student; any donation                                                 opportunity to learn how to play guitar.
Guitars not Guns                       www.guitarsnotguns.org       (770) 487-8007                     X                        X                               X                                                                                                        X                           • Program Coordinators                                                                       confidence, character and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            appreciated.
                                                                    guitarsnotguns@msn.com                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Fundraising                                                                                discipline
                                                                    Skip@guitarsnotguns.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Other- See website

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Start a state affiliate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     To help in the office or Flute, violin, clarinet,      Via                                   To promote the healthy growth and          Private and group instruction in community and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     with concerts, field trips viola, trumpet, cello,      https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/Th   development of children through the        school (both regular classes and after-school)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     and special events,        trombone                    eHarmonyProject/OnlineDonation.ht     study, practice and performance of         with orchestra participation. Also opportunities
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     with other special skills.                             ml                                    music, build healthier communities by      to for proficient students to become Music
                                                                    The Harmony Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           investing in the positive development of   Teaching Assistant
                                                                    817 Vine Street, Suite 204                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    children through music and develop
The Harmony Project                   www.harmony-project.org       Los Angeles, CA 90038              X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                     children as musical ambassadors of                                                                          X         Los Angeles area, California       X                            X
                                                                    (323) 462-4311                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                peace, hope and understanding
                                                                    abel@harmony-project.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      amongst people of diverse cultures,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  backgrounds and beliefs.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Community volunteers                                   Direct cash donation or via           Providing an opportunity for children      Conducts sessions in music and/or art therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     sought to work with the                                amazon.com merchandise order via      with disabilities to participate in an
                                                                    Heartsong, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                  children to help them                                  Heartsong website:                    activity that uses the enriching affects
                                                                    590 Central Park Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                          handle instruments and                                 www.heartsong.org/donation.html       of music and art therapy.                                                                                             Bronxville and White Plains,
Heartsong                                www.heartsong.org          Scarsdale, New York 10583          X                        X                                                                 X                                                   X                                              provide assistance with                                                                                                                                                                                  X         New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                            X
                                                                    914.725.9272                                                                                                                                                                                                                     other activities.
                                                                    info@heartsong.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Relies on assistance                                                                         Encourage the artistic skills and/or       Currently offering private and group lessons in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     from volunteers,                                                                             musical abilities of individuals,          violin, cello, guitar, and piano. Goals include
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     donors, and                                                                                  particularly those youth from              securing a location and providing children with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     cooperating community                                                                        disadvantaged backgrounds, so that         the opportunity to receive instruction, guidance,
                                                                    Ian Morris                                                                                                                                                                                                                       businesses and leaders                                                                       they may recognize and develop these       and encouragement from local professional
                                                                    120 Main Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               talents in a safe, intellectually-         artists and musicians, as well as area college
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  stimulating environment which              students and others who shall serve as
Homemade Genius                      www.homemadegenius.com         Greenwood, SC.                                              X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 X         Greenwood, SC                      X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  promotes tolerance and acceptance of       teachers. Styles ranging from classical to
                                                                    (864)-341-2911
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  others.                                    fiddling to contemporary are taught during
                                                                    newshapes@yahoo.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      weekly lessons as well as songwriting, note-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             reading, music theory, and some music history.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Students are encouraged to perform at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Homemade Genius events.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Active volunteer            You may donate any         Provide support by becoming a         Inspire underprivileged children by        Operates four programs: 1) Musical Instrument
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     program; see contact        used musical               member or donating online:            bringing positive musical and creative     Donation- to provide musical instruments to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     info.                       instrument to the          http://www.hungryformusic.com/hf      experiences into their lives.              individuals, schools, and community music
                                                                    Jeff Campbell, Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      program and receive a      m/support.htm#                                                                   programs who cannot afford them. 2) Concert
                                                                    Hungry For Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             tax-deductible receipt;                                                                                     Programs- to bring live music to people whose
                                                                    2020 Pennsylvania Ave, NW (#                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 call (202) 674-3000 for                                                                                     circumstances prevent them from enjoying live
Hungry for Music                      www.hungryformusic.com        384)                               X                                                                                                                                                                 X                                                       more information.                                                                                           music performances—hospitals, homeless                X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                    Washington, D.C. 20006                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   shelters, schools, and community centers. 3)
                                                                    202-674-3000                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Workshops- to bring music appreciation to
                                                                    hungryformusic@att.net                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   children. 4) Creativity Workshops- currently
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             under development.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Donations requested via mail-in       Promote the positive values and            Underwrites children’s attendance at various
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            donation card available at:           importance of music by providing           summer camps providing lessons and an
                                                                  I Love Music Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://www.ilovemusicfoundation.org   opportunities, resources and education     overall understanding of the significance of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            /support/index.html                   for our youth. Provide opportunities       music education. Raises money to purchase
                                  www.nba.com/celtics/community/W 31 St. James Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             that enhance a child’s life through the    instruments for local after-school music
                                                                  Suite 260
I Love Music Foundation            alter_Rocks_the_Roxy_for_the_-                                                                                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                 exposure of music, as well as to create    programs. Supports children’s music                              X         Boston area, Massachusetts         X                            X
                                                                  Boston, MA 02116
                                           118972-25.html         (617) 423-1187
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  an understanding that being involved in    programs, camps, lessons, and schooling.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  music is acceptable and admirable.
                                                                  info@ilovemusicfoundation.org


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Via website                           Teach and enhance artistic                 Summer Music Institute operating for four
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  appreciation and expression in the         weeks for children ages 6-14. Wednesday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  children of our community through          Night Music offering mix-media instruction.
                                                                    The Institute of Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        professional instructors and role          Also, classes offered in art, creative writing,
                                                                    for Children, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            models in a safe and nurturing             dance, creative movement, drama, English
Institute of Music for Children       www.instituteofmusic.com                                                                  X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 environment.                               handbells, harp, keyboard, music appreciation,                   X         Elizabeth, New Jersey                                           X
                                                                    780 Salem Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             music skills, percussion, recorder, violin, multi-
                                                                    Elizabeth, NJ 07208
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             media and public speaking. Other services as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             well. Tuition waived for hardship


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Trumpets                                                         Promote communications among               Provides program to donate trumpets to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  trumpet players around the world and       exceptional trumpet students unable to obtain,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  to improve the artistic level of           for financial reasons, an instrument worthy of
                                                                    Trumpet Donations Program                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     performance, teaching, and literature      his/her demonstrated affinity toward the
International Trumpet Guild             www.trumpetguild.org/       trumpetdonations@trumpetguild      X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          associated with the trumpet.               instrument. The recipient will also receive a free    X                    National                                                        X
                                                                    .org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     one-year membership to ITG.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                             Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                              Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                       Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                   Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Seeks                      Seeks                         Seeks
             Name                          On the Web At                         Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers                Instruments                     Donations                                  Mission                                     What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • For program and       Seeks musical              • Seeks donations via online, phone,   The International House of Blues           Foundation programs explore the history, art                              Hq in Hollywood, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        office activities       instruments from           or mail. Details:                      Foundation (IHOBF) is dedicated to         and music of the blues and demonstrate the
                                                                      Intl House of Blues Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Musicians to provide corporate sponsors          www.ihobf.org/get_involved/get_inv     bringing the arts to schools and           vast influence of the blues on contemporary                               chapters in:
                                                                      6255 Sunset Blvd., 18th Floor                                                                                                                                                                                                     special classes, share                             olvedDonate.html                       communities through programs that          music and culture. Supports youth participation                           Anaheim, California
                                                                      Hollywood, CA 90028                                                                                                                                                                                                               personal & professional                            • Sponsorship is also sought on        increase public awareness of African       in the arts by providing resources for music and                          Atlantic City, New Jersey
Intl House of Blues Foundation             www.ihobf.org                                                  X                        X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                                                       X                            X
                                                                      323-769-4901                                                                                                                                                                                                                      stories.                                           local, regional and national levels.   American contributions to American         art programs for under served youth                                       Chicago, Illinois
                                                                      ihobfnational@hob.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       culture                                    populations. Awards scholarships each year to                             Cleveland, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             college bound high school seniors.                                        Las Vegas, Nevada
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Los Angeles, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       New Orleans, Louisiana
                                                                      James Burton International                                                                                                                                                                                                        nie Landry                                         Janie Landry                           Dedicated to raising money to provide      Conducts the James Burton International
                                                                      Guitar Festival                                                                                                                                                                                                                   (318) 222-7403                                     (318) 222-7403                         technical training, music lessons and      Guitar Festival, raising money to provide free
                                                                      James Burton Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                           jlandry@downtownshre                               jlandry@downtownshreveport.com         free guitars to young musicians.           guitars, music lessons, and related training to
James Burton Foundation             www.jamesburtonmusic.com                                              X                        X                                                                                                                                                                    veport.com                                         jamesburtonfest@aol.com                                                           young musicians                                      X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                      714 Elvis Presley Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        jamesburtonfest@aol.c
                                                                      Shreveport, LA 71101
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        om
                                                                      (318) 424-5000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Instruments donated by http://www.jimihendrixfoundation.co Giving children the opportunity to             Provide new musical instruments to children
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   companies or           m/donate.php                        discover enriching and creative outlets        who have an interest in learning to play, and
                                                                      James Marshall Hendrix                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       purchased via your                                         of expression through music and art.           who could neither afford an instrument, nor
                                                                      Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   donations                                                  Teaching the values of dedication and          lessons. Children choose an instrument and
Jimi Hendrix Foundation            www.jimihendrixfoundation.com      PO Box 78689                        X                        X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                        perseverance, instilling confidence in         take subsidized lessons at the JMH                   X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                      Seattle, WA 98178                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the children through positive                  Foundation. After six months, children who
                                                                      (425) 430-2800                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          reinforcement.                                 continue to practice and show improvement
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             keep their instruments.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Online via credit card on website or   Dedicated to helping underprivileged       Awards: Musical education curriculums will be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           mail to:                               children in their pursuit of originality   funded by the JEF. Competition winners will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           P O Box 07135                          and excellence in the field of music.      receive music scholarships, record contracts,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Ft. Myers, FL 33919                                                               musical instruments or recording time in a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           239-482-6880                                                                      major studio.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Fund Raising: Auctions featuring celebrity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             donations. Concerts, dinners and other
John Entwhistle Foundation             www.johnentwistle.org          jefoundation @ aol.com              X                                                                                          X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                         celebrity driven events.                             X                    National                           X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Alliances: with instrument manufacturers,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             recording studios, record companies, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             television industry, radio stations and schools
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             featuring a solid musical education program.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Volunteers needed for                              https://payments.auctionpay.com/ve Provide quality music education        Lessons and instruments are provided to
                                                                      The Joy of Music Youth Music                                                                                                                                                                                                      musical instruction,                               r3/?id=w014802                     programs for financially disadvantaged disadvantaged and/or at-risk kids at no charge.
                                                                      School                                                                                                                                                                                                                            front desk,                                                                           youth.                                 A variety of programs including classes,
                                                                      1209 Euclid Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                maintenance, website                                                                                                         instruction, band, outreach, summer camp, and
                                                                      Knoxville, TN 37921                                                                                                                                                                                                               updates, graphic                                                                                                             other programs are offered.
The Joy of Music Youth Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            design, and other roles.
                                     www.joyofmusicschool.org         (865) 525-6806                      X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X         Knoxville, Tennessee               X                            X
School
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        info@joyofmusicschool
                                                                      Francis Graffeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        .org
                                                                      Executive Director (x101)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        865-525-6808
                                                                      graffeo@joyofmusicschool.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   All instruments; See:  Online at:                                                                         Provides instruments to people who lost theirs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   www.katrinaspianofund www.katrinaspianofund.org/ci/92/Do                                                  in the Katrina flood.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   .org/ci/79/Donate_An_I nate/
                                                                      Juan LaBostrie                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               nstrument/
                                                                      Katrina's Piano Fund                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Or via mail to:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Katrina's Piano Fund
Katrina's Piano Fund                 www.katrinaspianofund.org        400 Main Street                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X         New Orleans, Louisiana                                          X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Greenfield Savings Bank
                                                                      P. O. Box 1537                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Attn: Alexa
                                                                      Greenfield, MA 01302                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                400 Main Street
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          P. O. Box 1537
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Greenfield, MA 01302

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        In exchange for the                                Donations appreciated via several                                                 The Fender Center currently offers professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        free lessons, parents)                             ways:                                                                             caliber performing arts education and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        either volunteer their                                                                                                               instruction to children, ranging in ages from 7 –
                                                                      Fender Museum of Music and                                                                                                                                                                                                        time or sell raffle                                www.fendermuseum.com/donate.ht                                                    17 years old, through the Kids Rock Free®
                                                                      the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                          tickets.                                           ml                                                                                Educational Program. This program provides
Kids Rock Free- Fender Museum     www.fendermuseum.com/about-         Attn: Kids Rock Free® Program                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          free and low cost musical instruction education                           Corona, California
                                                                                                                                   X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X         greater Los Angeles area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       X
of the Arts Foundation                  fender-center.html            365 N. Main Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     including piano, guitar, bass guitar, vocal
                                                                      Corona, CA 92880                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       performance, drums and combo band.
                                                                      (951) 735-2576



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Band Instruments.                                                                                         LINKS gathers instruments and places them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Donate your used                                                                                          with needy children in local elementary, middle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   instrument to a                                                                                           and high school bands and orchestras, as well
                                                                      Buddy Roger's Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   promising young                                                                                           as with students in the College-Conservatory of
                                 www.joinband.com/retailer/articles/r (513) 728-6000 ext.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          musician who cannot                                                                                       Music Preparatory Department. Qualified
                                                                      cwhyte@buddyrogers.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          afford to rent or                                                                                         students are identified by their school's music
LINKS: Lonely Instruments for    et_articles.asp?storeID=DGTACR6
                                                                             -or-                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                        purchase one of their                                                                                     teacher and a LINKS scholarship application is                  X         Cincinnati, OH area                X                            X
Needy Kids                       70DVT8JWC5RL3RW5KCER34R University of Cincinnati                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  own. See website.                                                                                         submitted in the student's name. The
                                           49&MenuID=443              Conservatory of Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  instrument can be new, used, and even in
                                                                      (513) 556-2100                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         adequate condition. Buddy Roger's Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             generously donates the time to carefully
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             restore, tune and clean each instrument.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                            Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                             Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                      Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Seeks                     Seeks                          Seeks
              Name                         On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers               Instruments                      Donations                                Mission                                      What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Your time or            • Guitars               • Money; online by credit card,        Little Kids Rock knows that music is a     Pioneering innovative teaching methods that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       professional services     • Basses                phone, securities, or check (payable   critical component of a first-rate         are rooted in children’s knowledge of popular                             Hq in San Francisco area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Becoming a music        • Drums                 to Little Kids Rock to: 21 Oxford      education. We inspire children to          music forms such as rock, rap, blues, hip-hop
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       mentor (full-time         • Keyboards             Street #2, Montclair, NJ 07042) ,      express themselves through music,          etc.                                                                      additional chapters in:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       educators in the public   • Amplifiers            • Items for auction                    building the creativity, confidence, and   Preparing practitioners such as teachers and                              New York City, New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       schools eligible for      • Microphones                                                  self-esteem that are critical to success   youth workers to offer classes utilizing our                              Newark, New Jersey
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       training)                 • Recording Equipment                                          in school and beyond.                      methods and materials.                                                    Memphis, Tennessee
                                                                    info@littlekidsrock.org
Little Kids Rock                        www.littlekidsrock.org/                                          X                        X                               X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                                               Providing free musical instruments and trained       X                    Nashville, Tennessee                                           X
                                                                    www.littlekidsrock.org/contact/                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Los Angeles, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           instructors to children, especially to those
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           children who do not receive music education.                              Oakland, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     West Contra Costa County,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     California

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     more planned

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Seeking volunteers to                             Direct donations and memberships       Maintain a vibrant organization            Creates and presents the annual Madison Area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       work on projects, be                              encouraged. The cost of becoming       committed to the expansion of all forms    Music Awards ceremony, with the purpose of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ushers and other roles.                           a member of the MAMAs is $5 and        of musical education in the Madison,       (I) raising public awareness of the need to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       To volunteer:                                     entitles the donor to participate in   Wisconsin metro area.                      preserve and support the existence of music
                                                                    Rick Tvedt                                                                                                                                                                                                                         608.250.2565.                                     the voting and nomination process                                                 education in our public schools, (II) encourage
                                                                    Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   100% of the $5 membership to the                                                  and promote the advancement of young
                                                                    836 East Johnson Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MAMAs will be donated directly to                                                 musicians and others in the Madison area by
MAMA: Madison Area Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the Madison Metropolitan School                                                   recognizing their musical achievements, (III)
                                        www.themamas.org            Madison, WI 53703                                                                                                                             X           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X         Madison area, Wisconsin                                        X
Awards                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   District                                                                          provide an opportunity for young musicians who
                                                                    (608) 250-2565                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         are interested in pursuing careers in music to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           learn about the music industry, and (IV) provide
                                                                    rick@rickscafe.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           a forum for young musicians and others in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Madison area to participate in live
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           performances. Goal: contribute $25,000 for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           music programs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Advance music education by                 Provide information to help you locate other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                encouraging the study and making of        sources of funding and assistance for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                music by all.                              individuals, schools, and organizations. Along
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           with GAMA and NAMM, helps educate
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           teachers who start guitar programs in their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           schools.

                                                                    The National Association for
MENC: The National Association                                      Music Education
                                           www.menc.org                                                  X                                                        X                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X                    National
for Music Education                                                 1806 Robert Fulton Dr
                                                                    Reston, MA 20191




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Funding via the generosity of the      National Guild advances high-quality,      MetLife Youth Music Project was developed in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         MetLife Foundation                     community-based arts education so          collaboration with MetLife Foundation. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                that all people may participate in the     program makes available free, private and
                                                                   National Guild of Community
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                arts according to their interests and      group music instruction to middle school
                                                                   Schools of the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          abilities. We support the creation and     children from underserved communities in 10
MetLife Music Project- National                                    520 8th Ave Suite 302                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        development of community schools of        cities. Instruction is provided by artist/faculty
                                  www.nationalguild.org/programs/m
Guild of Community Schools of                                      New York, NY 10018                                             X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                             the arts by providing research and         on a weekly basis during non-school hours            X                    National                          X
                                           etlifeyouth.htm         (212) 268-3995
the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        information resources, professional        throughout the year. Each participating site
                                                                   jonathanherman@nationalguild.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                development and networking                 received a $10,000 grant to fund its activities,
                                                                   org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          opportunities, advocacy, and high-         renewable for an additional two years.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                profile leadership.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Charge via phone, or website        Providing high quality music education        Partners with approximately forty public
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         http://www.midoriandfriends.org/don programs to underserved children in           elementary, middle, and high schools
                                                                    Midori & Friends                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ate                                 New York City's public school system          throughout New York City, providing musical
                                                                    352 Seventh Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     opportunities for children, regardless of their
                                                                    New York, NY 10001                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ability, education, or economic background.
Midori & Friends                      www.harmony-project.org                                                                     X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                            Programs and projects are extensive, and                        X         New York City, New York           X                            X
                                                                    212 767-1300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           include basics of music, instrumental, and
                                                                    music@midoriandfriends.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           vocal instruction in classroom, after-school, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           other settings. Activities include bands,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ensembles, and concerts and festivals.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Seeking volunteer         All types of instruments Your financial support, in-kind      To inspire students of all ages with a      • Set up free after-school music lessons for 8-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       music instructors                                  donations, and free online           lifelong appreciation for music making.     12 year old children who don't have music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          advertising help us inspire students                                             education during school hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          to fall in love with making music.                                               • Give motivational music presentations &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tax deductible donations accepted                                                performances to high school and college
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          at                                                                               students.
                                                                    MIMA Music, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://www.mimamusic.org/donate.h                                                • Host group jam sessions, drum sessions, and
                                                                    P.O. Box 322                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          tm                                                                               performances for all ages (including adults)
MIMA Music                                 mimamusic.org                                                                          X                                                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X          Most active in NJ area                                         X
                                                                    Princeton, NJ 08542                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    at any location (including your home).
                                                                    info@mimamusic.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Reward our college volunteers with summer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           teaching fellowships abroad.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Specialize in making educational music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           documentaries.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Publish our own curriculum, news, reviews,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           blogs, and children's books.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                         Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                          Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                   Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                               Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              National
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Seeks                      Seeks                        Seeks
             Name                        On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers                Instruments                    Donations                                  Mission                                      What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      All contributions tax deductible and Bringing the universal value of music to      Hosts events (such as The Wee Rock Music
                                                                  Mission 4 Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     go to Guitars in the Classroom to    all generations.                              Festival) that raise awareness and funds to
                                                                  PO Box 83687                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        start a GITC program in San Diego                                                  invigorate music education in the public
Mission 4 Music                     www.mission4music.org         San Diego, CA 92138                                                                          X                                               X                                                                                                                                      city schools.                                                                      schools.                                                        X          San Diego County, California                                    X
                                                                  760-207-6850                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        http://www.mission4music.org/dona
                                                                  info@mission4music.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              te.html

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • retail support                                  • online, using your credit or debit                                               Offers competitive grants to schools and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • press outreach                                  card via the Paypal system. Also                                                   nonprofit organizations with a programmatic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • media Watch                                     option to make a small monthly                                                     focus on music education for children. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • regional Support                                contribution via Paypal, supporting                                                Foundation's projects include the publication of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • brainstorming                                   music education without having to                                                  the Phish Companion, the definitive book on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • for details:                                    think about it:                                                                    the band, as well as the production of the Phish
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    /www.mockingbirdfoun                              http://www.mockingbirdfoundation.o                                                 tribute album Sharin' in the Groove. All
                                                                  10 Railroad Place, Suite 502
Mockingbird Foundation (The)     www.mockingbirdfoundation.org/                                                                                                                                                X                                                                                    dation.org/mvc.html                               rg/donations/                                                                      Foundation revenues support music education           X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                  Saratoga Springs, NY 12866
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • mail check or money order payable                                                for children and are donated to tax-exempt
                                                                  mockingbird@mbird.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               to the Mockingbird Foundation, to                                                  organizations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      c/o The Godards, 6948 Luther
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Circle, Moorpark, CA 93021




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Donations appreciated at:               Funds arts education programs within       Supports three grant programs and two
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The Mayor's Arts Education Fund         Hillsborough County Public Schools.        scholarship funds. A matching fund raises
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      306 East Jackson Street                                                            money for musical instruments. Another offers
                                                                  Alicia Keim                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Tampa, FL 33602                                                                    a full tuition music scholarship to the University
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Or contact Alica Keim (813) 920-                                                   of South Florida to four talented Hillsborough                             Hillsborough County
The Molly Brown Foundation       www.mollybrownfoundation.org     (813) 920-1981                      X                                                                                          X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X                                                                          X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1981                                                                               County public school graduates majoring in                                 (Tampa area, Florida)
                                                                  aliciakeim@tampabay.rr.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         music or music education. Special scholarships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         for the study of jazz. Other programs.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Your time at our         All instruments        • by check                              Getting instruments to kids who need       Supports music education and its many
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    office, or at events                              • by phone                              them                                       benefits through the donation and repair of
                                                                  15125 Ventura Blvd. Suite 204,                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Donate creative or                              • on-line                                                                          musical instruments to under-served schools,
                                                                  Sherman Oaks, CA 95060                                                                                                                                                                                                            professional services                             • fax                                                                              community music programs and individual
Mr. Holland's Opus Foundation           www.mhopus.org                                                X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                  (818) 784-6787                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • for details:                                                                     students nationwide
                                                                  info@mhopus.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     www.mhopus.org/donate.htm


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      To donate, see: www.music-for-          The Music for All Foundation is            Music for All invests in five primary areas:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      all.org/donate.asp                      committed to expanding the role of         • Projects that expand access to public school
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              music and the arts in education, to        music and arts programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              heightening the public’s appreciation of   • Scientific research that explores the benefits
                                                                  Music for All, Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the value of music and arts education,     of music education
                                                                  16 Mount Bethel Road, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and to creating a positive environment     • Advocacy and public awareness efforts to
                                                                  202                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         for the arts through societal change.      support music and arts education
                                                                  Warren, NJ 07059-5604                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Activities that encourage positive media
The Music for All Foundation          www.music-for-all.org                                                                                                    X                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                         coverage of the role music and arts education         X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                   908-542-9396
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         plays in society
                                                                  317-636-2263
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • National strategic efforts to create a positive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         environment to support music and the arts in
                                                                  info@music-for-all.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 education and our communities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Donations are first recommended by their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         National Board of Advisors and then reviewed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         for approval by the Board
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    To help at hospitals                              Via website or mail:                Help lift the spirits of critically ill or     Hospital volunteers take a cart of musical joy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://musicforacure.org/donate/don financially underprivileged children by        throughout the wards and offer musical
                                                                  Aaron McKown - President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ate.html                            giving them the gift of music, giving          instruments, CD players and CDs to the
                                                                  3901 Westerly Place Suite 201                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           inspiration, hope, and happiness.              children to use while they undergo treatment.
                                                                  Newport Beach, CA 92660                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Provides support for music therapy with
Music For a Cure                     www.musicforacure.org                                            X                        X                                                                                                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                   instruments and funding. Fulfills individual                    X          Los Angeles, California            X                            X
                                                                  949-251-1809
                                                                  info@musicforacure.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 wishes regardless of location, facilitating
                                                                  amckown@musicforacure.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              lessons, obtaining an instrument, and in other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         ways.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Currently seeking          Donations of used      Funds are always needed for the         Insure that all children have access to    Flagship program is the Instrument Recycling
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    volunteers for             instruments            purchase and repair of musical          musical instruments and music              Project. They collect used instruments donated
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    performing at events,      appreciated.           instruments and for administrative      programs regardless of social or           by caring individuals and refurbish these
                                                                  Michael Jones                                                                                                                                                                                                                     music instruction, web                            expenses.                               economic status.                           instruments to playing condition. They then
                                                                  P.O Box 6984                                                                                                                                                                                                                      design/development,        www.musicforhope.org                                                                                      provide these instruments to deserving kids or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    data entry, newsletter,    /donate              www.musicforhope.org/donate                                                          school music programs. Assists non-profit                                  Hq in Virginia with chapters
Music for HOPE                       www.musicforhope.org         Charlottesville, VA. 22906          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X                                                       X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    instrument repair, grant                                                                                                             organizations by providing entertainers for                                in Virginia and Nevada
                                                                  mike@musicforhope.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    writing, and other.                                                                                                                  fundraisers and presenting free concerts to
                                                                  434-632-7860
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         help bring music back into the community.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Coordinators to start      • Used musical         Money: tax-deductible cash              Dedicated to making the joy of music       Seeks the donation of used musical                                         Hq in St. Louis, Missouri
                                                                  Terry Perkins                                                                                                                                                                                                                     regional chapters          instruments from       donations will be accepted to pay for   accessible to every child. Collects and    instruments from individuals and new
                                                                  The Sheldon Concert Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     individuals            the cost of instrument repair and       distributes instruments to music           instruments from manufacturers and                                         additional chapters in:
                                                                  3648 Washington Ave                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • New instruments      the purchase of musical                 programs for the underserved and at-       distributors. MFLA then refurbishes the                                    Columbia, Missouri
Music For Lifelong Achievement        www.supportmfla.org                                             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                        from Mfrs and distrs   accessories such as strings, reeds      risk children.                             instruments if necessary, and provides them           X                    Columbus, Ohio                     X                            X
                                                                  St. Louis, MO 63122
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      and sheet music                                                                    free of charge to school and community music                               Eastern Tennessee
                                                                  tperkins@sheldonconcerthall.or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         programs serving disadvantaged young people.                               Hartford, Connecticut
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Nashville, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Northern California




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                                                                                                                                                            Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                             Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                      Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Seeks                      Seeks                          Seeks
               Name                       On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volunteers                Instruments                      Donations                                 Mission                                     What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volunteer music                                      Donations appreciated            Dedicated to nurturing in children a            Music For Minors docents (trained volunteers)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       docents needed. MFM                                  http://www.mfm.org/SupportMFM.ht lifelong love of music. Keep music              provide a weekly half-hour music lesson to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       trains adult volunteers                              m                                education alive in our schools by               children in participating schools. Also has
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       in a course that                                                                      providing an innovative music                   "Roving Docents" which visit schools
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       includes music theory,                                                                education program in elementary                 introducing children to a variety of instruments
                                                                   Music For Minors                                                                                                                                                                                                                    history, education, and                                                               schools.                                        and give presentations that focus on their
                                                                   883 N. Shoreline Blvd. C120                                                                                                                                                                                                         classroom                                                                                                                             particular specialty, e.g., the physics behind
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       San Mateo and Santa Clara
Music For Minors                          www.mfm.org              Mountain View, CA 94043                                        X                                                                                                                                        X                           management                                                                                                                            instruments and acoustics called "Blow Bang &                  X                                                                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       counties, California
                                                                   (650)237-9130                                                                                                                                                                                                                       techniques. Trained                                                                                                                   Twang".
                                                                   kate@mfm.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                        volunteers are placed
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       in schools.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.mfm.org/Vol
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       unteer.htm


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Many volunteer              All instruments at Bay   Donate online or via mail:         Music in Schools Today (MuST)                 A wide variety of programs including:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       opportunities:              Area instrument drop-    www.mustcreate.org/global/global6_ supports, develops and promotes               • Percussion program as therapeutic
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Professional              off points designated    0.shtml                            music education for youth in schools          intervention for at-risk youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       musicians                   on website.                                                 and in the community.                         • Classes in world music
                                                                   Music in Schools Today                                                                                                                                                                                                              • Classroom assistants                                                                                                                • Music mentor workshops online mentors
                                                                   582 Market Street, Suite 213                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Graphic artists,                                                                                                                    • Co-teaching with kindergarten through fifth                             San Francisco Bay area,
Music in Schools Today (MuST)          www.mustcreate.org                                                X                        X                               X                                 X             X                                     X                  X                           editors, formatters,                                                                                                                  grade classroom                                                X          California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                            X
                                                                   San Francisco, CA 94104
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Transcriber                                                                                                                         • Research-based curricular and assessment
                                                                   (415) 392-9010
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Mentors                                                                                                                             practices
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Many other needs                                                                                                                    • Training workshops and courses music as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       E-mail or call us at 415-                                                                                                             therapeutic intervention.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       392-9010                                                                                                                              • Instruments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Scholarships & grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volunteer at concerts       Stringed instruments,    By sending a check to: 232 St. John    Inspire and empower urban youth by        Guidance and training provided by the Vinca
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       or other events             bows, instrument         Street, 1st Flr, New Haven, CT         making music education and                String Quartet. Offers free in-school and after-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   cases, music stands,     06511                                  performance accessible to children        school programs for the youth of under-served
                                                                   Music Haven                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     accessories, or music.   or via the web at:                     from all socio-economic backgrounds.      neighborhoods in New Haven, CT. The Vinca
                                                                   232 St. John Street, 1st Floor                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://www.musichavenct.org/get-       Provide an environment where at-risk      Quartet, teaches weekly violin, viola, cello, and
Music Haven                           www.musichavenct.org                                               X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X          New Haven, CT                        X                            X
                                                                   New Haven, CT 06511                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      involved.html                          youth can expand their horizons,          chamber music lessons, offers diverse musical
                                                                   musichavenct@yahoo.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          develop musical talent, thrive, and       workshops, mentors students, and organizes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   succeed.                                  musical performances and social events


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volunteer opportunities Seeks ukuleles or other      Donations appreciated:                 Use the power of music to heal,           With Jake Shimabukuro as key spokesperson,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       for musicians and for    musical instruments         http://www.musicisgoodmedicine.or      influence and inspire people to improve   provides programs including: school visits by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       those interested in fund (new or gently used)        g/?t=donations                         our community, maintain a healthy         artists, ukulele and other workshops, hospital
                                                                  Music Is Good Medicine                                                                                                                                                                                                               raising, outreach                                    Currently registered in the State of   lifestyle, and pursue their dreams with   visits, cultural exchange programs, and
                                                                  PO Box 10821                                                                                                                                                                                                                         programs, event                                      Hawaii and is seeking Non-Profit       a positive attitude.                      community outreach programs.
Music Is Good Medicine (MIGM) http://www.musicisgoodmedicine.org/                                        X                        X                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               X                    National
                                                                  Honolulu, HI 96816                                                                                                                                                                                                                   coordination, marketing                              Organization and Tax Exempt status
                                                                  info@musicisgoodmedicine.org                                                                                                                                                                                                         and administration.                                  with the Internal Revenue Service.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.musicisgoo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       dmedicine.org/?t=about
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       migmclub
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       MNS needs a lot of                                   Accepts tax-deductible donations       Expand access to music education and      In fall of 2009, MNS is piloting a ―musical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       help to get off the                                  online via Network For Good. By        improve youth achievement in              Peace Corps‖ MusicianCorps- After training,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ground. Contact via:                                 check or other means                   underserved public schools and            Fellows will begin a 10-month term of direct
                                                                   Via website:                                                                                                                                                                                                                        http://www.musicnation                               http://www.musicnationalservice.org    communities. Also expand the use of       service in high-quality music education and
                                   www.musicnationalservice.org                                                                   X                               X                                                                                     X                  X                           alservice.org/contact.p                              /contact.php                           music in health care and therapeutic      mentoring for at-risk youth – both in school and     X                                                         X                            X
Music National Service (MNS)                                       http://www.musicnationalservice.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Initially in pilot in CA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       hp                                                                                          settings for recovery and improved        afterschool. Fellows serve as teachers,
                                                                   org/contact.php
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   functioning, and the public domain for    mentors, band leaders, and other roles. In
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   increased civic engagement, advocacy,     exchange for 1-2 years of service, Fellows
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   volunteerism and diplomacy.               receive a living stipend, health care and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             training. MNS also provides a music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            See website to contribute in 3 ways: An instrument replacement fund for          An initiative developed by U2's The Edge,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Direct monetary contributions via musicians of the Gulf Coast                  legendary producer Bob Ezrin and Gibson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            web                                                                              Guitar CEO Henry Juszkiewicz to raise funds to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            • Via purchase of Music Rising t-                                                replace the lost instruments and accessories of
                                                                   Music Rising Application                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 shirt                                                                            the musicians affected by the hurricanes that
                                                                   1904 Wedgewood Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Via purchase of special edition                                                devastated the Gulf Coast region. Eligibility for                         Hurricane devastated Gulf
Music Rising                           www.musicrising.org         Nashville, TN 37212                   X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                         Gibson guitar at Guitar Center                                                   Music Rising grants will be managed by the                      X         Coast region Louisiana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X
                                                                   (877) 626-2748                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MusiCares Foundation. Fund raising via direct
                                                                   (615) 327-0050                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            contribution, sale of Music Rising T-shirt, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the sale of limited edition Gibson guitar
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             available through Guitar Center stores.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Your time teaching, or Especially guitars and        Donations appreciated:          Expose youth to music education,         Guitar lessons, drum program, and other music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       contact them and let   drums                         www.musicmentors.com/donation.h performance, business, artists and all education.
                                                                   Ferndale, MI 48220                                                                                                                                                                                                                  them know how you                                    tm                              elements of the music industry, thereby
Music Mentors                                                                                            X                        X                                                                                                                                                                    want to help:                                                                        enriching their lives and improving life                                                                         X                                              X                            X
                                     www.musicmentors.com          586-292-4042                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Detroit, Michigan area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       roger@musicmentors.c                                                                 skills. Dedicated to educating children
                                                                   roger@musicmentors.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       om                                                                                   in all aspects of music.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       In the office or at         New or used            • monetary donation                 Providing music therapy for children           Funding "out patient" music therapy programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       benefit events              instruments sought for • online                            with illnesses or disabilities.                at the children's hospitals. They contract and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   auction                • making a purchase at the MSM                                                     employ board certified music therapists with a                            Currently active in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          store                                                                              primary focus on providing group therapy                                  Tampa Bay, Florida area.
                                                                   Ted Wagner
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • merchandise, new or used musical                                                 programs at dedicated children's hospitals. We
                                                                    6550 1st. Ave N. Suite F                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              instruments, services, and products                                                also provide children, who would not otherwise                            Long term plans: make
                                                                   St. Petersburg, FL 33710                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               for silent auction and for the MSM                                                 be able to afford them, with the special                                  instrument and music
Music Sweet Music, Inc              www.musicsweetmusic.org                                              X                                                                                                        X                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X                                                                           X
                                                                   (727) 381-9095                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         store                                                                              instruments used in music therapy.                                        therapy programs available
                                                                   musicsweetmusic@earthlink.net                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • donating a portion of proceeds                                                                                                                             to any of the forty-five or so
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          from anything you sell on eBay                                                                                                                               children's hospitals in the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • for details:                                                                                                                                               country that currently do not
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          www.musicsweetmusic.org/wst_pag                                                                                                                              have them.
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                                                                                                                                                            Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                             Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                      Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Seeks                     Seeks                          Seeks
               Name                        On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Volunteers               Instruments                      Donations                                 Mission                                      What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       If you'd like to donate Contact Kristin      www.supporttmf.org/donate.html               Partner with elementary schools to         A weekly, 45 minute music education program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       your time or your know Thibedeau at 818-705-                                              provide students the opportunity to        designed to teach students how to recognize
                                                                    Kristin Thibedeau                                                                                                                                                                                                                  how, etc., then please 1754                                                               make academic advancement through          and write musical notes, understand and
                                                                    The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                          contact Kristin                                                                           studying music, with goals of teaching     duplicate rhythms, and play patterns on a
The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation               www.supporttmf.org          18745 Hatteras St., #48                                       X                                                                                                                                                                    Thibedeau at 818-705-                                                                     music as a discipline, integrating the     keyboard. Instructors are professional                           X         Los Angeles area, California       X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       1754                                                                                      music curriculum with classroom            musicians and core classroom teachers are
                                                                    Tarzana, CA 91356
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 learning, and educate teachers so that     trained in how to use music in their classrooms
                                                                    818-705-1754
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 they can utilize music in their daily      to enhance overall learning.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 teaching.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Seeks active members                               Donate: www.musicfriends.org or        MusicFriends is a group of parents,        Provides details on what you can do to support
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          support by purchasing items from       community members, and other music         school music programs, along with a variety of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          online store:                          advocates working to support local         advocacy materials. Free membership includes
MusicFriends                            www.musicfriends.org        MusicFriends@menc.org                                                                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               X                    National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.musicfriends.org/store.ht   school music programs through              newsletter to keep you current. Sponsored by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ml                                     grassroots initiatives.                    MENC.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Early childhood music education.           Provides curricula for children from birth to age
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            nine, offering parents a complete nine-year
                                                                    Dr. Lorna Lutz Heyge
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            developmental plan. Holds multi-day teacher
                                                                    Musikgarten
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            workshops throughout the year, all over the
                                                                    507 Arlington St.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       U.S. and Canada. After training, our teachers
Musikgarten                             www.musikgarten.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                X                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X                    National
                                                                    Greensboro, NC 27406                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    form independent studios of their own to teach
                                                                    800-216-6864                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            children (and their parents) the benefits of early
                                                                    info@musikgarten.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    childhood music and movement.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volunteer teachers and All instruments             Online at:                        Link a student who shows the spark of           Provides long-term musical training and
                                                                    Dr. Joanne Haroutounian,                                                                                                                                                                                                           business partners                                  www.musiclinkfoundation.org/suppo musical promise with opportunities to           opportunities to promising students in financial
                                                                    Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                 interested in supporting                           rt.php4                           nurture this potential though music             need across the country. Nominated students
                                                                    1043 N. McKinley Road                                                                                                                                                                                                              MusicLink teachers                                                                   instruction or independent study.               who meet MusicLink eligibility criteria are linked
MusicLink Foundation                www.musiclinkfoundation.org                                          X                        X                                                                 X             X           X                                                                        and students                                                                                                                         with professional music teachers who provide          X                    National                                                        X
                                                                    Arlington, VA 22205
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ongoing partial to full scholarship lessons for as
                                                                    (703) 534-9490
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            long as the child wishes to learn.
                                                                    info@musiclinkfoundation.org

                                                                    NAMM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Unifying, leading and strengthening the Sponsors a number of affiliates and provides
                                                                    5790 Armada Dr                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               global music products industry and        grants to organizations that provide support for
NAMM - Intl Music Products Assn           www.namm.com              Carlsbad, CA 92008                                                                                                                            X                                                                                                                                                                              increasing active participation in music. children's music education. Also supports              X                    National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           music/brain research.
                                                                    (760) 438-8001
                                                                    info@namm.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Donations welcomed via website.        Dedicated to developing and                Provides a body of music to help children learn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 implementing educational and               what our schools are trying to teach. Reading,
                                                                    The National Children's Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                enrichment programs in music and the       math, self-esteem, all of these subjects are
                                                                    Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      humanities for children of all ages, to    perfect to learn through music because songs
National Children's Music Project   www.childrensmusicproject.org   PO Box 190                                                                                                                                                                                             X                                                                                                                     enhance their lives through enjoyment      contain three enormously important elements:          X                    National                                                        X
                                                                    West Stockbridge, MA 01266                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and participation.                         repetition, group participation and fun! Products
                                                                    (413) 232-0195                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          available via website.


                                                                    National Endowment for the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Online or via mail:                    The National Endowment for the Arts      Provides grants to other organizations in
                                                                    1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              www.arts.gov/support                   enriches our Nation and its diverse      support of many musical activities, some for
                                                                    Washington, DC 20506-0001                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    cultural heritage by supporting works of children.
NEA - National Endowment for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     artistic excellence, advancing learning    www.nea.gov/grants
                                            www.arts.gov            202-682-5400                                                                                                                                  X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               X                    National
the Arts                                                            webmgr@arts.endow.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 in the arts, and strengthening the arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 in communities throughout the country.
                                                                    www.arts.gov/about/ContactUs.
                                                                    html
                                                                    Jonathan Herman, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Your gift will directly support the    Advance high-quality, community-           Provides programs and services to community
                                                                    Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              programs and services to               based arts education so that all people    schools of the arts throughout the country,
                                                                    National Guild of Community                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           community schools of the arts          may participate in the arts according to   including training school executives and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          throughout the country. Donate         their interests and abilities. Support     trustees, providing support for start-up
                                                                    Schools of the Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          online at                              the creation and development of            institutions and offering grants and technical
National Guild of Community                                         520 8th Avenue, Suite 302
                                        www.nationalguild.org                                                                     X                               X                                               X                                                                                                                                       http://www.nationalguild.org/funders   community schools of the arts by           assistance to strengthen member schools.              X                    National                                                        X
Schools of the Arts                                                 New York, NY 10018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    .htm#HelpUs or call the Guild at       providing research and information
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          212-268-3337.                          resources, professional development
                                                                    212-268-3337                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and networking opportunities,
                                                                    jonathanherman@nationalguild.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                advocacy, and high-profile leadership
                                                                    org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       For music instruction,    Virtually all working    Direct contributions may be made       Giving youth the opportunity to explore    Provides youth with free access to musical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       operating recording       instruments, recording   via check to Notes for Notes at main   and experience music, and providing        instruments, instruction, and music making
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       equipment, fundraising,   devices, computers,      address. Greatfully accepts            these children with positive, safe, and    environments. Provides the MusicBox centers:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       community event           and music software are   donations in form of advertising       inspiring environments to help direct      gathering places where youths access free
                                                                    Philip Gilley, Exec director                                                                                                                                                                                                       planning,                 needed and accepted.     space & design, website                their lives away from negative social      musical instruments, instruction, and record
                                                                    PO Box 90632                                                                                                                                                                                                                       administrative.                                    development and maintenance, and       situations.                                their own music. Staffed by expert musicians
Notes for Notes                        www.notesfornotes.org        Santa Barbara, CA 93190              X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                           other services.                                                                   and music technologists. Additional programs                     X         Santa Barbara, CA                                               X
                                                                    802-318-3657                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            to help share/sell recordings, write music,
                                                                    philipgilley@notesfornotes.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          perform at local venues. ―Learn from a Legend‖
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            guest artist program.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                             Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                      Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                  Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Seeks                      Seeks                        Seeks
             Name                         On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volunteers                Instruments                    Donations                                 Mission                                      What it Does                                             Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volunteers help with                              Donations support the educational      Teach and celebrate music and cultural     Provides financial aid support to over 300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       administrative projects,                          programs, concert series, and          expressions rooted in the traditions of    children and their families for group classes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Resource Center                                   outreach initiatives. Details at       diverse American and global                and private instruction. No one is denied
                                                                   Bau Graves, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                      staffing, helping at                              www.oldtownschool.org/support          communities. Preserve and pursue the       instruction because of inability to pay. Forges
                                                                   Old Town School of Folk Music                                                                                                                                                                                                       concerts & special                                                                       awareness and education of folk music      partnerships with a range of communities that
                                                                   4544 N. Lincoln Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                events, etc. Visit                                                                       from around the world.                     are under-served and under-represented in the                            Chicago, IL, and sorrounding
Old Town School of Folk Music         www.oldtownschool.org                                                                       X                                                                 X                         X                                            X                           www.oldtownschool.org                                                                                                               arts. Conducts Field Trip Concert Series, a                    X         region.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X                            X
                                                                   Chicago, IL 60625
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       /volunteers/ or contact                                                                                                             variety of culturally specific educational
                                                                   773.728.6000
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Tim Harkins (773)751-                                                                                                               performances, serving 9,000 students and
                                                                   bgraves@oldtownschool.org                                                                                                                                                                                                           3342 or                                                                                                                             teachers. Other valuable programs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       tharkins@oldtownscho
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ol.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Your time at our                                • Credit Card via                      Provides quality music instruction and     Provides In-School, After-School, and Teacher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       office, or at events                              www.networkforgood.org                 teacher development in an                  Education programs. the After-School Program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Donate creative or                              • Check made payable to Opus 118       environment that nurtures excellence       is open to adults and pre-schoolers. Tuition
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       professional services                             (send to: 103 East 125th Street, 7th   and creativity.                            and fees are based on a ―Sliding Scale.‖ Over
                                                                   Opus 118 Harlem School of                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Become a corporate                              Floor                                                                             75% of our students received more than 50%
                                                                   Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                               partner and adopt a                               • New York, NY 10035)                                                             financial aid in the After-School Program. For
Opus 118                                www.opus118.org            103 East 125th Street, 7th Floor                               X                                                                 X                         X                                                                        school or several                                 • Donation of Stock or Securities                                                 the more than 500 students in our In-School                    X         New York City, New York             X                            X
                                                                   New York, New York 10035                                                                                                                                                                                                            schools                                           • Matching Gift through your                                                      Program, the cost of their lessons is completely
                                                                   mail@opus118.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Employer                                                                          free.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Endowed fund or scholarship,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Participate as a corporate sponsor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Planned gift via estate planning

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Use music to effect social change and      Created and led by the Baltimore Symphony
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                nurture promising futures for youth in     Orchestra, OrchKids conducts an after-school
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Baltimore City’s low-income                program providing music education,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                neighborhoods.                             instruments, and mentorship to Baltimore’s
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           neediest youngsters. The BSO partners with
                                                                   Eileen Andrews Jackson
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the Baltimore City Public School System, The
OrchKids (Baltimore Symphony                                       410.783.8020                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Peabody Institute, Arts Everyday, Baltimore
                                 www.bsomusic.org/main.taf?p=9,3                                         X                        X                                                                                           X                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X         Baltimore, MD                       X
Orchestra)                                                         ejackson@BSOmusic.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   School for the Arts and The Family League.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Provide opportunities for young people     Now providing music education and mentoring
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                to reach their unlimited potential. The    to a limited number of children and youth. As
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                long-term goal for each child in the       'Our Conservatory' continues to grow, it will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                program is the formation of a young        contain a library of musical instruments with
                                                                   Mr. Neil Trama, Founder
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                person with life and leadership skills,    opportunities for participants between the ages
                                                                   Our Conservatory
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                educational and career aspirations, and    of 8 and 18 to receive free lessons. It is
                                                                   1410 Turk St                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 a passion for music.                       anticipated that after two years of consistent                           San Francisco's Fillmore
Our Conservatory                     www.ourconservatory.org                                             X                        X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       X                                             X                            X
                                                                   San Francisco, CA 94115                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 attendance and commitment to the program,                                District
                                                                   (415) 440-1830                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the instrument will be given as a reward to the
                                                                   neil@ourconservatory.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                participant.




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Electric Guitars, Amps, http://www.bluesintheschools.org/H Design and deliver ongoing,                   Provides a program, utilizing a team of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Drums, Harmonicas,      elpDonate.aspx                     interdisciplinary educational                 performers and teachers to demonstrate the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  other equipment                                            experiences for young students (K-12)         role of the blues in the history and development
                                                                   James Curley Cooke, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             that will teach American history and          of American culture. Implements a curriculum,
                                                                   Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  heritage through the indigenous               utilizing a comprehensive program with student
                                                                   Pacific Northwest Blues In The                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            African/American art form, the blues.         participation, teaching a basic understanding
Pacific Northwest Blues In The                                     Schools                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and knowledge of the blues. Students learn the                           Washington, Greater Puget
                                    www.bluesintheschools.org                                            X                        X                                                                                           X                                            X                                                                                                                                                               skills necessary to create and perform the                     X         Sound area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X                            X
Schools                                                            PO Box 3941
                                                                   Federal Way, WA 98003                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   blues. Provides an opportunity to regularly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           perform the blues, utilizing periodic "jam"
                                                                   (253) 945-7441
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           sessions and performances, to maintain an
                                                                   ccooke5@comcast.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ongoing level of student interest and skills.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Transform individual lives and             Advances mission through the four program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                strengthen communities by fostering        areas:
                                                                   Paul G. Allen Family Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              innovation, creating knowledge, and        •Nurturing the arts and cultural endeavors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Pacific Northwest, including:
                                                                   505 5th Avenue South, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  promoting social progress.                 •Engaging children more deeply in the learning
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Alaska
The Paul G. Allen Family                                           900                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          understanding of the universe              process                                                                  Idaho
                                     www.pgafoundations.com                                                                                                                                                       X                                                                                                                                                                                                                        •Responding to the needs of vulnerable                         X
Foundation                                                         Seattle, WA 98104                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Montana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           populations
                                                                   206.342.2030                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Oregon
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           •Advancing scientific and technological                                  Washington
                                                                   info@pgafamilyfoundation.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            discoveries that expand our understanding of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the universe

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Parents and students                              Funded by Chicago foundations,         The People's Music School provides         Classes, group and private instruction, recital,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       provide significant                               corporations, and city and state       free, high quality music instruction and   and other performance opportunities. Our
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       volunteer labor for the                           grants                                 performance opportunities for personal     programs are open to everyone, especially to
                                                                   931 W Eastwood Ave                                                                                                                                                                                                                  school’s operations                                                                      and professional growth, and cultivates    those who have little opportunity for musical
                                                                   Chicago, Il 60640                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            an informed and appreciative audience      instruction. Interactive study guide provided to
People's Music School (The)        www.peoplesmusicschool.org                                                                     X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X         Chicago, Illinois
                                                                   (773) 784-7032                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               for classical music.                       all on website
                                                                   assir@peoplesmusicschool.org




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                                                                                                                                                          Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                           Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                    Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   National
                                                                                                                                                                                                               Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Seeks                        Seeks                            Seeks
               Name                      On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers                  Instruments                        Donations                                 Mission                                      What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Support from both individuals and      Provide high quality music                 Outreach programs that integrate music and
                                                                PO Box 1163                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  enterprises sought at:                 development programs, experiences          education for community members including
                                                                Litchfield Park, AZ 85340                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.phoenixconservatoryofm      and education to communities, and is       families, special needs students, at risk youth,
                                www.phoenixconservatoryofmusic.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              usic.org/wst_page18.html               open to all interested persons             and lifelong learning participants. PCM serves
Phoenix Conservatory of Music                                   602-353-9900                                                    X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X         Phoenix, Arizona                    X                            X
                                             org                info@phoenixconservatoryofmu                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        regardless of age, race, religion,         over 2,800 community members every year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    nationality, income, or ability.
                                                                sic.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     pjswift@sbcglobal.net                                   pjswift@sbcglobal.net                  Their many projects are united by a        Wide variety of programs and services
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    single goal: to use the healing power of   including: free concerts and one to one
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    music and personal contact to improve      entertainment for seriously ill children in 12                            National in scope, but area-
                                www.childrensmusic.org/annrep06. http://www.childrensmusic.org/a                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the lives of kids and teens.               hospitals nationwide; songwriting program for                             by-area implementation.
Pickleberry Pie, Inc                                                                                                            X                               X                                                                                     X                  X                                                                                                                                                                     teens living with cancer; public radio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X                                                        X                            X
                                             html                nnrep06.html
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               programming for children; music resources for                             Check website.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               children and those who serve children.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Volunteers welcome to       Looking for quality         Contact Mary Jaffee, Executive         Project STEP (String Training and          Primary initiative trains talented children of
                                                                   Ms. Leigh Creighton, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                    assist with events to       fractional-sized            Director, by phone at 617-267-         Educational Program for Students of        color ages 6-18 as violinists, violists, cellists
                                                                   Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                          help arrange                instruments - half-sized    5777, or                               Color) prepares highly talented            and bassists. Another program augments and
                                                                   Project STEP                                                                                                                                                                                                                      refreshments, welcome       violins, and small violas   marysjaffee@projectstep.org            students of color for careers in the       enriches the music education program in the
                                                                   Symphony Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                     guests at the door, and     and cellos. Contact                                                classical music profession. The            Boston Public and Catholic schools for
Project STEP                          www.projectstep.org/                                             X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                        hand out programs and       Jennifer Lee, Program                                              program identifies, trains, educates       approximately 80 kindergarten students each                     X         Greater Boston MA area              X                            X
                                                                   301 Massachusetts Avenue
                                                                   Boston, MA 02115                                                                                                                                                                                                                  other materials.            and Development                                                    and guides students for careers as         year, and identifies promising young students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Contact Jennifer Lee at     Coordinator, at 617-                                               classical music soloists, teachers,        of color and encourages them to begin music
                                                                   617-267-5777
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     617-267-5777 or             267-5777, or                                                       chamber music performers and               lessons at an early age.
                                                                   info@projectstep.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     jlee@projectstep.org        jlee@projectstep.org.                                              orchestra members.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Primarily violins and       Donation form:                         Expand awareness of and appreciation Provides services and funding for classical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 other stringed              http://www.rebf.org/Donation.html      for classical music                  music education, research, performances, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 instruments                                                                                             artists. Current projects include an instrument
Rachel Elizabeth Barton                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  loan program, grants for education and career,
                                          www.rebf.org                                                 X                                                                                                        X                                                        X                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X                    National                                                         X
Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               and creation of a supplemental curriculum of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         music for strings by composers of African
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         descent.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Participate as a music      Needs instruments-        Via the website at                       Changing kids' lives through the power Provides private lessons at a certified music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     instructor, mentor,         esp. electric guitar,     https://rawkstars.org/donate-            of music.                              store in the student’s local area. Financial
                                                                   Jonathan Jacobs                                                                                                                                                                                                                   fundraiser, event           acoustic guitar, electric instruments.do                                                                  support to eligible students enrolled in an
                                                                   Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                volunteer, business         bass, drums and                                                                                           accredited college program related to a musical
                                                                   Rawkstars, Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                    advisor, grant writer, or   keyboards. Old, new,                                                                                      discipline.
Rawkstars                              www.rawkstars.org                                               X                        X                                                                 X             X                                                                                    in a some other way:        novice, advanced,                                                                                                                                                  X                    National                            X                            X
                                                                   P.O. Box 2732
                                                                   Quincy, MA 02718                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://rawkstars.org/ho     slightly-used or well
                                                                   jjacobs@rawkstars.org                                                                                                                                                                                                             me-volunteer.do             worn — no donation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 will go unused.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Unused instruments or       Financial support in a variety of      To promote and facilitate music            An umbrella funding organization in support of
                                                                   Reading Musical Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    pledges in support of       forms, from directly funding a young   education and appreciation in order to     music education and outreach programs, music
                                                                   P.O. Box 14835                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                instrument purchases        musician’s summer camp tuition to      preserve and develop musical               presenters and concert events in Berks County.
                                                                   Reading, PA 19612                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             are sought.                 planned giving is sought.              experience and culture within the Berks    RMF is by far the largest source of financial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    County, PA community.                      assistance for committed Berks County, PA,                                Berks County, Pennsylvania
Reading Musical Foundation      www.readingmusicalfoundation.org                                       X                        X                               X                                 X             X           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X         (Reading)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X                            X
                                                                   Tammy Mitgang                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Tammy Mitgang                                                                     music students who audition on merit or
                                                                   President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 President                                                                         demonstrate financial need.
                                                                   610-376-3395                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              610-376-3395
                                                                   rmftkm@ptd.net                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            rmftkm@ptd.net

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Online at                            Improving music education in                 Conducts annual benefit including founder
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.rwandr.org/index.htm?id America's public schools.                      Chely Wright and prominent country artists who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             =10066 or mail a check to P. O.                                                   donate their performances in concert to raise
                                                                   Reading, Writing & Rhythm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Box 1605,                                                                         awareness of the importance of music
                                                                   PO Box 1605                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Belton, MO 64012. A portion of                                                    education for our nation's youth and raise funds
Reading, Writing & Rhythm                www.rwandr.org            Belton, MO 64012                    X                        X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                            proceeds from Chely Wright                                                        for grants providing instruments, software,          X                    National                                                         X
                                                                   816-322-1337                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              calendar support RW&R:                                                            sound systems, band uniforms and services to
                                                                   char@rwandr.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://chelywright.musiccitynetworks                                              schools.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             .com/index.htm?id=9579&sid=9576


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Volunteers wishing to                                   Donations sought either online via     Empowers people with various               Educational program for people with disabilities
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     become TRAP                                             website, or via mail at contact        disabilities to succeed in the world,      employing drums and percussion. Teaches and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     facilitators are sought.                                address. Non-profit Tax ID # is        integrate drums and percussion             enhances basic life skills: maintaining focus,
                                                                   Eddie Tuduri, Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    available to donors. You may also      instruments as creative learning tools     using memory, taking turns, developing
                                                                   The Rhythmic Arts Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 donate your car, boat, mobile home,    that address life skills and enhance the   leadership, using numbers, using prepositional
                                                                   PMB#144 1072 Casitas Pass                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 or designate United Way Funds to       mind, body & spirit.                       concepts, following instructions, and modeling.
                                                                   Rd.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       go to The Rhythmic Arts Project.                                                  Also addresses spatial awareness, fine and
The Rhythmic Arts Project
                                       www.traponline.com          Carpinteria, CA 93013                                        X                                                                                                                     X                  X                                                                                   Details on website.                                                               gross motor skills, and speech. Participants         X                    Also international scope.           X                            X
(TRAP)                                                             (805)745-8280                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               develop improved confidence and a more
                                                                   (805)680-4219                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               positive self-image. Also works with people in
                                                                   etuduri@verizon.net                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         various therapeutic and health care situations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               including stroke, traumatic brain injury, mental
                                                                   rhythmicarts@verizon.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               illness, Alzheimer¹s disease and other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               dementias.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Donations help provide scholarships    To help students define and                Varied music options including Rock University
                                                                   The Riekes Center for Human                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               to needy students, cover operating     accomplish their goals and interests       and Academy of Hip Hop. Programs include
                                                                   Enhancement                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               expenses, and purchase equipment       through Athletic Fitness, Creative Arts,   song writing, improvisation, recording,
The Riekes Center for Human                                        3455 Edison Way                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           to help more students. Donations       and Nature Awareness; and to improve       performance, production, and other topics.                                San Francisco Bay area,
                                         www.riekes.org                                                                         X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                appreciated via mail, web, etc. See:   their character, self-confidence, and      Group and private programs, summer camps,                       X         California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X                            X
Enhancement                                                        Menlo Park, Ca. 94025
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.riekes.org/riekescenter/d   peer relationships.                        and recitals.
                                                                   650-364 - 2509
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             onate.htm
                                                                   info@riekes.org




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                               Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                        Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                    Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Seeks                     Seeks                            Seeks
             Name                           On the Web At                        Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Volunteers               Instruments                        Donations                                  Mission                                       What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         For support of our        Guitars, drumsticks...     Support Rock For Kids via a            Rock for Kids provides support,              Youth Jam program brings quality music
                                                                      Rock For Kids
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         events, programs and      you name it, we want it.   monetary donation, and/or sponsor      inspiration and assistance to children       education to homeless and underprivileged
                                                                      314 W. Institute
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         organizational needs.     Call Rock For Kids at      a kid in Youth Jam:                    that are homeless or in need.                children by providing free music lessons in a
                                                                      Chicago, IL 60610                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            312.255.9454               www.rockforkids.org/donate/donate.     Committed to the dignity of our              safe and constructive environment. Youth Jam
                                                                      312.255.9454                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            htmlSponsor a Child                    children, Rock For Kids works with           provides opportunities for children to improve
Rock For Kids                             www.rockforkids.org                                              X                        X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X         Chicago, Illinois                X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     families and organizations to positively     their self-esteem and gain confidence while
                                                                      Michael Nameche                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                impact and celebrate young lives.            having fun and expressing themselves through
                                                                      Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          music.
                                                                      michael@rockforkids.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Most band instruments      Happy to accept donations at     Assist the New Orleans education                   Provides free music education in history,
                                                                      Derrick Tabb                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 needed:                    www.rootsofmusic.com/donate/don system in providing a well-rounded arts             theory, instrumental instruction and ensemble
                                                                      The Roots of Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           www.therootsofmusic.c      ate.htm. You may also sponsor a  curriculum with academic support.                  performance. Academic tutoring is offered to
                                                                      929 Euterpe Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           om/donate/donate-          child at                                                                            ensure the students maintain at least a 2.5
The Roots of Music                     www.therootsofmusic.com                                             X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                  instruments.htm            www.therootsofmusic.com/donate/s                                                    GPA. Serves almost 100 students, making up a                     X         New Orleans area                 X                            X
                                                                      New Orleans, LA 70130
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ponsor-a-child.htm                                                                  full marching band that is successfully parading
                                                                      (504) 460-2611
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the city since Mardi Gras 2009.
                                                                      therootsofmusic@gmail.com

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Event planning,           New or gently used         Online:                                Provide under-served youth of greater        Group and private lessons at no cost to under-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         maintenance,              instrument donations       http://www.rosieshouse.org/donatio     Phoenix with the gift of music,              served youth in string instruments, piano,
                                                                      Rosie's House: A Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         decorating,               also sought; contact       ns.asp                                 enhancing their daily lives by providing     guitar, brass, and woodwind instruments, a
                                                                      Academy For Children                                                                                                                                                                                                               landscaping,              info@rosieshouse.org       Or by mail.                            direction, stability and tools for future    variety of ensembles (including chorus), and, in
                                                                      527 W. Pima Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                 organizing, grant                                     Rosie’s House                         success                                      addition, performance opportunities for all.
Rosie's House                            www.rosieshouse.org                                               X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X         Phoenix, Arizona                 X                            X
                                                                      Phoenix, Arizona, 85003                                                                                                                                                                                                            writing, event hosting,                               527 West Pima Street                                                               Instrument loans are provided to each student.
                                                                      (602) 252-8475                                                                                                                                                                                                                     corporate networking,                                 Phoenix, AZ 85003
                                                                      dana@rosieshouse.org                                                                                                                                                                                                               and individual
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         fundraising.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              The Community Foundation of            Provide assistance to children enrolling     Provides Kindermusik At Home Materials
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Greater Greensboro, a non-profit       in Kindermusik. Kindermusik is a             and/or tuition to children who are physically or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              permanent fund, is the vehicle by      corporation offering music classes           emotionally challenged, who are financially or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              which donors contribute to and         structured around singing, games,            educationally disadvantaged, who have physical
Ruth D. Anderson Kindermusik®      www.kindermusikeducators.com/ne                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            support the Ruth D. Anderson           movement to music, and listening             disabilities, or who have lost a parent.
                                                                   Via website                                                      X                                                                 X                                                                      X                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X                                                     X                            X
Children's Fund                          w/ruthChildFund.asp                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Kindermusik Children's Fund:           activities for all age groups (and their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Community Foundation of Greater       parents) between birth and 7 years.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Greensboro
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               PO Box 20444
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Greensboro, NC 27420
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Help music teachers protect their            Maintains a school music advocacy resource
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     school music programs                        web site designed and maintained by Plank
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Road Publishing, publishers of Music K-8
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  magazine. Offers many resources: ideas from
                                                                      http://www.schoolmusicmatters.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              peers on promoting school music, downloads,
School Music Matters                 www.schoolmusicmatters.com                                                                                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X                    National                         X                            X
                                                                      com/resources/contact.tpl                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   incl. graphics for newsletters and music, facts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  to help convince the uninformed, links to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  advocacy and resource sites, and quotations on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  music, education, and life.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Volunteers active in                                 Via phone, online:                                                                  Youth symphonies with four full orchestras,
                                                                      Dan Petersen , Exec Director                                                                                                                                                                                                       SYSO. See Contact.                                   www.syso.org/giving/why_give.html                                                   three summer programs, and partnerships with
                                                                      Seattle Youth Symphony                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  or mail:                                                                            local public schools. The SYSO-in-the-Schools
                                                                      Orchestras                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  program serves over 170 students by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Josef Krebs                                                                         partnering with 13 Seattle-area public schools,
                                                                      11065 Fifth Ave NE, Suite A
Seattle Youth Symphony                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Seattle Youth Symphony                                                              including schools with large numbers of
                                            www.syso.org/             Seattle, Washington 98125                                     X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X         Seattle, WA area                 X                            X
Orchestras                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Orchestras                                                                          minority and low-income students. Offers
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              11065 Fifth Avenue Northeast,                                                       $120,000 in scholarship and work study money
                                                                      info@syso.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Suite A                                                                             to students; with over 25% of students
                                                                      danp@syso.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Seattle, WA 98125                                                                   receiving financial aid. SYSO effectively
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  subsidizes tuition for all students by about 45%.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Please send your contribution to:      Dedicated to helping at-risk youths gain     Foundation will identify organizations which are
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     access to, and expression through, the       familiar with at-risk youths and provide the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Sheila Fortune Foundation              performing arts. Our mission is to           youths with a stabilized setting, and the
                                                                      Sheila Fortune Foundation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              P.O. Box 20590                         further the interests of abused and at-      Foundation will grant support in order to enable                           Colorado
                                                                      P.O. Box 20590                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Boulder, CO 80301                      risk youths by providing them exposure       these organizations to develop and administer                              Indiana
Sheila Fortune Foundation           www.sheilafortunefoundation.org   Boulder, CO 80301                                                                                                                             X                                                                                                                                                                                to educational activities in the arts. Our   programs promoting the interests and abilities                   X                                          X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Pennsylvania
                                                                      (303) 443-5348                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 goal is to provide and encourage these       of these youths in the arts. Foundation will limit                         New Mexico
                                                                      fortunefnd@yahoo.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           youths to explore their opportunities.       its activities to a few select programs.



                                                                      Jennifer Rey                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Donations requested               Facilitate basic music education for the Private music lessons. Scholarships with
                                                                      Silverlake Conservatory of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              www.silverlakeconservatory.com/do youth of the community.                  instruments provided for children in need. Also
                                                                      Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   nate.html                                                                  ensembles, recitals, and summer music camps
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Silverlake area of Los
Silverlake Conservatory of Music    www.silverlakeconservatory.com    3920 Sunset Blvd.                    X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  X         Angeles, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X                            X
                                                                      Silverlake, CA 90029
                                                                      323-665-3363
                                                                      jenniferrey@silverlakeconservat
                                                                      ory.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Donate online or via pledge:           Improve the quality of life in the           Promotion of early music education through the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              http://suzukiassociation.org/giving/   Americas through Suzuki education.           Suzuki method of instruction, education of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  parent and teacher members, publication of the
                                                                      Suzuki Association Of The                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   American Suzuki journal, audio visual rentals,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  teacher training programs, concerts and
                                                                      Americas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  conferences. Training available from registered
Suzuki Association Of The                                             PO Box 17310
                                         suzukiassociation.org/                                                                     X                                                                 X                                                                      X                                                                                                                                                                    Teacher Trainers in violin, viola, cello, bass,       X                    National                                                      X
Americas                                                              Boulder , CO 80308                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          piano, flute, recorder, guitar, and harp.
                                                                      303-444-0948                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Scholarships available to assist teachers
                                                                      888-378-9854                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                attending SAA-approved training. Teacher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  location services.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                     Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                                 Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Seeks                       Seeks                            Seeks
             Name                         On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Volunteers                 Instruments                        Donations                                 Mission                                     What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      To gather, personalize,                                Please give by purchasing music at: Encourage the use of music, literature,      There are three areas of work through which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      wrap, and deliver gifts                                http://www.soundsofabetterworld.or and art as a means to help children of        we reach children and their communities:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to children and families                               g/oldsite/mus/hom.htm               all ages come to believe in themselves       • Songwriting Workshops
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      in need in the greater                                                                     as capable, creative, and                    • Annual Holiday Gift Drive- for children and
                                                                   Jim Papoulis                                                                                                                                                                                                                       New York area.                                                                             compassionate individuals whose              families in need
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 contributions to society make a              • Composing and producing CDs, sheet music,
Foundation for Small Voices        www.soundsofabetterworld.org    smallvoices@aol.com                                           X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 X                    National                                                       X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 difference. Dedicated to using music to      and concerts to benefit the work of nonprofits
                                                                   212-873-0121
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 cross cultural, generational, and            worldwide.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ideological boundaries to raise
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 awareness and funds for national and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 international music and mentoring
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 programs for children.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 We'll use your old or       Donations appreciated via website. Develop and teach a popular and               Contemporary musical training and exposure to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ignored musical gear:       Corporate Sponsors, sponsor our     contemporary music program that              popular musical studies for youth in the
                                                                   Sound Art                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Guitar                    program at underserved public       encourages creativity, responsibility        underserved areas of Los Angeles. Provides
                                                                   11110 Ohio Ave. Suite 109                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Bass                      schools in Los Angeles for a year!  and self-esteem in underserved youth.        inner-city youth with high quality musical
                                                                   Los Angeles, CA 90025                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • Keyboards                                                     Long Term, Sound Art has created             training in both the studio and on instruments.
Sound Art                               www.soundartla.org                                              X                        X                                                                                                                                                                                               • Amplifiers                                                    replicable model for contemporary            Also provides Bridges, a program for students                   X         Los Angeles, California           X                            X
                                                                   310.479.2676                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  • Studio equipment                                              music education that serves schools,         looking to further their education via
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Microphones                                                   after-school programs, community             internships, mentoring, and apprenticeships,
                                                                   info@soundartla.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Drum sets                                                     centers and other youth organizations        college coursework and permanent
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Computers                                                     in underserved urban neighborhoods.          employment.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 • Studio Monitors
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sphinx collaborates         Online at:                             To increase the participation of Blacks   Nationally provides numerous educational and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 with Instrument             http://www.sphinxmusic.org/support     & Latinos in music schools as             community outreach activities through its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sponsors who donate         /givenow.html                          professional musicians, as classical      Sphinx Competition, Musical Encounters,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the instrument for use      By check via mail::                    music audiences, and to enhance K-12      Classical Connections, Sphinx Preparatory
                                                                   400 Renaissance Center, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 by a competition Semi-       Sphinx Organization                   music education.                          Music Institute (Sphinx Prep) and its Recital
                                                                   2550                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Finalist for at least one    400 Renaissance Center, Suite                                                   Series. Sphinx is committed to providing
                                                                   Detroit, MI 48243                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             year. For more              2550                                                                             educational activities that reach under served
The Sphinx Organization, Inc.          www.sphinxmusic.org                                              X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                   information on the           Detroit MI 48243                                                                populations throughout the nation. On an             X                    National                          X                            X
                                                                   Phone: 313-877-9100
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Sphinx Instrument                                                                                            annual basis, its in school programming
                                                                   info@sphinxmusic.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Fund or how to              For general information on donating                                              reaches over 20,000 students in over 60
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 become a sponsor, e-        contact: Teresa Clark, Director of                                               schools around the country. Through its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 mail                        Development                                                                      national broadcasts on PBS and National Public
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 tania@sphinxmusic.org       teresa@sphinxmusic.org                                                           Radio, Sphinx reaches over 2 million individuals
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (313) 877-9100 ext 701                                                           on an annual basis.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Yes. Contact Alicia        Yes. Contact Alicia                                                Provide grants to advance the joy in      Provides financial assistance to needy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jorgensen                  Jorgensen                                                          music through education, training, and    individuals and schools for many musical
                                                                   Spread The Music Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      supplies that are required for a          endeavors, including: purchase or rental of
                                                                   Alicia Jorgensen                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 successful musical experience.            musical instruments, instrument or voice
                                                                   Associate Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         lessons, concerts so that entertainers can
                                     www.spread-the-music.org                                           X                        X                                                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                            perform before a live audience, scholarships for                X                                           X X
Spread The Music Foundation                                        P.O. Box 366                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Grand Haven, Michigan area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              music camps and music workshop,
                                                                   Grand Haven, MI 49417
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              miscellaneous items, such as music books,
                                                                   (616) 844-2138
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              instrument cases, and uniforms, and an
                                                                   Alicia@spread-the-music.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                endowment to ensure the Foundation's future
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              viability.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Via web form:                     The mission of the String Academy of           The purpose of the String Academy's Inner City
                                                                  Ms. Darcy Drexler                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.stringacademyofwiscons Wisconsin is to train string players           Music Program is to seek out, enroll, and retain
                                                                  Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         in.org/dform.html                 between the ages of 4 and 18 to reach          at-risk children from Milwaukee's central city
                                                                  The String Academy of Wisc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  their fullest musical and personal             area and to integrate them into the professional
                                                                  at the University of Wisc-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   potential, and to make this training           environment of the String Academy. This
String Academy of Wisconsin at   www.stringacademyofwisconsin.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              available to talented, hard-working            program provides instruction in violin, viola and
                                                                  Milwaukee                                                      X                                                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X         Milwaukee, Wisconsin              X X
UWM                                        /donation.html         P.O. Box 11941                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               children regardless of their financial         cello.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               circumstances.
                                                                  Milwaukee, WI 53211
                                                                  (414) 963-4729
                                                                  ddrexler@uwm.edu

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Volunteer your skills,                               • By sending a check to: Strings for   To inspire students toward a lifelong     Philadelphia's finest professional musicians
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      become a                                               Schools, 2001 Market St., Suite        involvement in music, with live,          perform 45 minute to one hour concerts and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      representative at a                                    3100, Phila., PA 19103-7044            interactive one-hour concerts and         workshops inside schools. Considerable
                                                                   Strings for Schools                                                                                                                                                                                                                school, write a grant,                                 • Personally "adopt" one or more       workshops featuring classical, jazz,      emphasis is placed on reaching young people
                                                                   2001 Market Street , Suite 3100                                                                                                                                                                                                    assist at concerts, help                               schools at a cost of $650 per          classic popular and/or multicultural      in schools most musically deficient. All                                  Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Strings for Schools                  www.stringsforschools.org     Philadelphia, PA 19103-7044                                   X                                                                                                                                        X                           at workshops, host                                     program                                music.                                    performances are live, educational, and                         X         area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X X
                                                                   215-829-9522                                                                                                                                                                                                                       artists, other options,                                • Via the web, and other options at:                                             interactive.
                                                                   info@stringsforschools.org                                                                                                                                                                                                         call 215-829-9522                                      http://www.stringsforschools.org/get
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             _involved.html


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Via website:                           Create an environment where students      Supports an develops arts programming at
                                                                   Success Through the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.sttaf.org/donate_now.ht     of all ages who have been traditionally   Washington Preparatory HS and the Inner City
                                                                   Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                m or sponsor a student:                underserved by the public schools,        Education Foundation (ICEF) through an array
                                                                   4600 Don Lorenzo Drive, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.sttaf.org/member_stude      underrepresented in higher education,     of programs, including: Kids Helping Kids
Success Through the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     nt_sponsors.htm                        and deprived of opportunities could       teaching and mentoring, in after school,
                                           www.sttaf.org           43                                   X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X         Los Angeles, CA area              X X
Foundation                                                         Los Angeles , CA 90008                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           learn to appreciate and produce music     weekend, and summer sessions; Jazz Band,
                                                                    (323) 755-1313                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and art.                                  Gospel Choir, Marching Band, Summer Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Camp, composition, song writing, and others.
                                                                   CMALONSON@STTAF.org




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           National
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Seeks                     Seeks                          Seeks
             Name                       On the Web At                     Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volunteers               Instruments                      Donations                                 Mission                                     What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Building a proactive and unified            SupportMusic.com is a public service initiative
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            approach to federal, state and local        that impacts resolve and support for music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            level advocacy for music education as       education in local communities around the
                                                               Sandra Kilpatrick Jordan                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     a core academic subject in schools.         United States. This advocacy effort now unites
                                                               5790 Armada Dr                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           over 80 national and regional organizations
Support Music                       www.supportmusic.com       Carlsbad, CA 92008                                                                             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         seeking to improve access and opportunity in        X                    National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music and arts learning. SupportMusic.com
                                                               (760) 438-8007 x231
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        provides successful approaches and relevant
                                                               sandraj@namm.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        research that substantiate the importance of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music and the arts as part of learning.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   To help coordinate and                             You can make a donation, or           Strengthen and restore music                Conducts the "Don't Mess with Texas Music"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   implement music                                    support TMP by purchasing "Don't      education to Texas schools. Raise           public awareness/education program which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   education awareness                                Mess with Texas Music" CDs or T-      awareness of the benefits of music          includes our exclusive series of CDs;
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and fundraising efforts                            shirts. With any donation you will    education and the related needs of          distributes grants for music education to
                                                               Michael Clay, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                    in your local                                      receive a free ―Don’t Mess with       schools; build capacity and funding for     schools and communities in need; consults and
                                                               Texas Music Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                 community. Contact:                                Texas Music‖ CD.                      music education in local communities        plans with local communities to build longer-
Texas Music Project               www.texasmusicproject.org                                                                                                   X                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X         All Texas                                                   X
                                                               817-329-2039                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Volunteer@texasmusic                                                                     and schools; and enable more                term programs to sustain music education in
                                                               info@texasmusicproject.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          project.org                                                                              informed decision-making among              schools; and creates customized events and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            decision makers at both the state and       programs for companies interested in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            local levels.                               supporting music education while building their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        brands through Texas music marketing.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Seeks advocates to                                 Accepts donations online at           Dedicated to improving the quality of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   educate their                                      website.                              education in America’s public schools
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   communities and solicit                                                                  by restoring music programs in cities                                                                                Works with its partners in
                                www.vh1.com/partners/save_the_                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     local support for music                                                                  across the country, and raising public                                                                               identifying cities to
VH1 Save The Music Foundation                                  STMschool@vh1staff.com                X                                                        X                                                                                                                                    education. Provides a                                                                    awareness about the importance of                                                               X
                                           music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 participate in the program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   depth of advocacy                                                                        music participation for our nation’s                                                                                 each year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   materials.                                                                               youth.


                                                               Lynn Adelman                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Musician volunteers to                             By mail or web; see                   Making quality music instruction            Instruction provided by volunteer faculty of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   donate teaching time                               https://www.vision3secure.com/wos     available to children from low income       musicians from the Nashville music scene.
                                                               W.O. Smith
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and efforts.                                       mith.org/cgi-                         families. Encouraging student               Over 500 courses, including introductory
                                                               Nashville Community Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      local/online_donations.pl             participation in the cultural life of the   classes, individual and group lessons in all
                                                               School                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       community.                                  band and orchestra instruments, piano, guitar
                                                               1414-1416 Edgehill Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                and voice. Provides computer assisted
W. O. Smith Music School               www.wosmith.org                                                                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X         Nashville area, Tennessee          X X
                                                               P.O. Box 121348                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          instruction. Three choirs, string ensemble, wind
                                                               Nashville, TN 37212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      band, and other performing groups for
                                                               (615) 255-8355                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ensemble experience. A week long resident
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        summer music camp.
                                                               info@wosmith.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Piano/keyboard, violin, Accepts donations online at                                                        During the String Academy's first decade, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             viola, cello, string bass, website: ymf.org/about/donate.php                                               Inner City Music Program has funded
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             flute, piccolo, clarinet,                                                                                  approximately 15 to 30 students annually.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             bass clarinet, Eb                                                                                          Outreach programs in two inner city schools
                                                               310-859-7668                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  clarinet, alto clarinet,                                                                                   (Albert Kagel and Wisconsin Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             oboe, English horn,                                                                                        Elementary Schools) bring music training
Young Musician's Foundation              www.ymf.org           195 South Beverly Dr Suite 414        X                                                                                          X                         X                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                                               X         Southern California                X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             bassoon, contra                                                                                            directly to the children.
                                                               Beverly Hills, CA 90212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       bassoon, French horn,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             trumpet, trombone,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             tuba, and all
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             percussion

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Yamaha Cares is an employee-based           Requests are evaluated and decided upon by a
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            initiative dedicated to charitable works    committee of employees based on giving
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            to promote education, arts, health and      guidelines. Approved assistance may be in the
                                                            Yamaha Corporation of America
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            human services, and community               way of employee volunteers, financial                                    US - National with an
                                                            P.O. Box 6600
Yamaha Cares                    www.yamaha.com/yamahacares/                                          X                                                                                          X             X                                                                                                                                                                             development in the areas where its          assistance, or possibly product donation.          X                     additional focus on Southern
                                                            Buena Park, CA 90622-6600                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       employees live and work, as well as to                                                                               California CA
                                                            (714) 522-9011                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  spread the gift of music to people
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            throughout the U.S.




To be continued…


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                                                                               Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Optional 2-Ltr State Abrev (or US)
                                                                                                                                                                                         Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                             Performance Opportunities
                         Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                         Music Therapy
                                                                                                                     Scholarships
                                                                                                                                    Grants
Check Criteria Here                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Enter 2 Letter State (or US)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ca
     Organization                                         Services/Functions                                                                                                                               Mission                                                          What it Does                   Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                             Advance awareness and                                            Provides inter-active performances
                                                                                                                                                                                             appreciation of American roots                                   and educational programs for
                                                                                                                                                                                             music, its history, and culture by                               students in public and private schools
                                                                                                                                                                                             providing educational                                            and other organizations such as
                                                                                                                                                                                             opportunities for people of all ages                             community centers and after-school
American Roots Music
                                                 X                                                                                                                                         X to learn about these unique kinds                                programs, primarily in the Middle      Middle Tennessee
     Education                                                                                                                                                                               of music.                                                        Tennessee area. Also produces and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              distributes written educational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              materials to teachers. Occasionally
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              produces public concerts and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              educational presentations.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Ensuring that there are always      The fund supports programs that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          funds available to encourage        provide the earliest education for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          promising students as they pursue   youngsters in Middle Tennessee and
     Chet Atkins                                                                                                                                                                                                          musical training.                   added enrichment for those wishing
                                                                                                                                    X                                                                                                                                                                 Middle Tennessee
Music Education Fund                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          to pursue music as a career.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Beneficiaries are programs that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              provide music education both as an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              avocation and as a vocation.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Provide quality music education     Lessons and instruments are provided
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          programs for financially            to disadvantaged and/or at-risk kids at
The Joy of Music Youth                                                                                                                                                                                                    disadvantaged youth.                no charge. A variety of programs
     Music School
                          X                      X                                                                   X                        X                                                                                                               including classes, instruction, band, Knoxville, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              outreach, summer camp, and other
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              programs are offered.


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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Optional 2-Ltr State Abrev (or US)
                                                                                                                                                                                       Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                              Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                           Performance Opportunities
                       Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                       Music Therapy
                                                                                                                   Scholarships
                                                                                                                                  Grants
Check Criteria Here                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Enter 2 Letter State (or US)
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     Organization                                       Services/Functions                                                                                                                                 Mission                                                        What it Does                     Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                           Little Kids Rock knows that music                                Pioneering innovative teaching           Hq in San Francisco area
                                                                                                                                                                                           is a critical component of a first-                              methods that are rooted in children’s
                                                                                                                                                                                           rate education. We inspire children                              knowledge of popular music forms         additional chapters in:
                                                                                                                                                                                           to express themselves through                                    such as rock, rap, blues, hip-hop etc.   New York City, New York
                                                                                                                                                                                           music, building the creativity,                                  Preparing practitioners such as          Newark, New Jersey
                                                                                                                                                                                           confidence, and self-esteem that                                 teachers and youth workers to offer      Memphis, Tennessee
   Little Kids Rock     X                      X                               X                                                                                                         X are critical to success in school                                classes utilizing our methods and        Nashville, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                           and beyond.                                                      materials.                               Los Angeles, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Providing free musical instruments       Oakland, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            and trained instructors to children,     West Contra Costa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            especially to those children who do      County, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            not receive music education.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     more planned
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Dedicated to making the joy of      Seeks the donation of used musical       Hq in St. Louis, Missouri
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music accessible to every child.    instruments from individuals and new
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Collects and distributes            instruments from manufacturers and       additional chapters in:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                        instruments to music programs for   distributors. MFLA then refurbishes      Columbia, Missouri
  Music For Lifelong                                                                                                                                                                                                    the underserved and at-risk         the instruments if necessary, and        Columbus, Ohio
                        X
    Achievement                                                                                                                                                                                                         children.                           provides them free of charge to          Eastern Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            school and community music               Hartford, Connecticut
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            programs serving disadvantaged           Nashville, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            young people.                            Northern California




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                                                                                                                                                                                           Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                  Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                               Performance Opportunities
                           Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                           Music Therapy
                                                                                                                       Scholarships
                                                                                                                                      Grants
 Check Criteria Here                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Enter 2 Letter State (or US)
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      Organization                                          Services/Functions                                                                                                                                                           Mission                                What it Does                  Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Fund music education and art          A program of the Tennessee Artist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            enrichment programs.                  Guild. Develops and support music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  programs within Nashville area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  schools. Raises money to ensure
    MUSIC4TNKIDS                                   X                                                                                  X                                                                                                                           elementary schools offer music         Nashville area, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  programs. Organizes the Cool
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Strings” after school guitar program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  (sponsored by Guitar Center and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Middle TN Electric)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Making quality music instruction      Instruction provided by volunteer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            available to children from low        faculty of musicians from the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            income families. Encouraging          Nashville music scene. Over 500
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            student participation in the cultural courses, including introductory
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            life of the community.                classes, individual and group lessons
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  in all band and orchestra instruments,
W. O. Smith Music School                           X                                                                   X                        X                                                                                                                 piano, guitar and voice. Provides      Nashville area, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  computer assisted instruction. Three
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  choirs, string ensemble, wind band,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and other performing groups for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  ensemble experience. A week long
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  resident summer music camp.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                                  Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                                   Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                            Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                                        Scholarships




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               National
                                                                                                                                                                                                       Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Seeks                    Seeks                  Seeks
             Name                   On the Web At                         Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Volunteers              Instruments              Donations                                 Mission                                      What it Does                                              Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Via mail, email, or phone. See        Fund music education and art                A program of the Tennessee Artist Guild.
                                                                Jeff Smagacz, President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Contact info                          enrichment programs.                        Develops and support music programs within
                                                                MUSIC4TNKIDS                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Nashville area schools. Raises money to ensure
                                                                9123 Concord Hunt Circle                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   elementary schools offer music programs.
MUSIC4TNKIDS                     www.music4tnkids.com   858                                                            X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Organizes the Cool Strings‖ after school guitar                X          Nashville area, Tennessee                                      X
                                                                Brentwood, TN 37027
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           program (sponsored by Guitar Center and
                                                                615-828-7658
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Middle TN Electric)
                                                                music4tnkids@yahoo.com

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Delivering music education to children      Provides, via a paid 'internship' opportunity for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               and teens and connecting exceptional        our aspiring Music/FA educators, music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               music educators with children and teens     instructors from academic institutions into
                                                                MusicForSuzy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in child care and youth development         childcare centers and Boys and Girls Clubs.
                                                                P.O. Box 9186                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  centers.                                    Utilizes existing academic institutions and their
                                                                                                                       X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Music/Fine Arts programs. MFS is funded in                     X                                                                         X
Music For Suzy                   www.musicforsuzy.org   860     Scottsdale, AZ 85252-9186                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            metro Phoenix area, Arizona
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           part by the National Association of Music
                                                                 (602) 617-6577 phone
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Merchants (NAMM), the Arizona State
                                                                info@musicforsuzy.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      University Herberger College of Fine Arts, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           GENZ BENZ Enclosures, Inc


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               We need your help for                     Donations can be made conveniently Create an environment in which all             Main activities: 1) Our General Music Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               particular events as well                 via charge card at the YMOC        young individuals and their families have      Program 2) Neighborhood Program and 3)
                                                             Nina Krane Barber                                                                                                                                                                                                                 as on ongoing day-by-                     website.                           the opportunity and support to obtain          Grandchildren to Grandparents Program, a fund-
                                                             President                                                                                                                                                                                                                         day operations. Please                                                       music education, develop and polish            raising performance event.                                                Corona, California
Young Musicians Opportunity of
                                    www.ymoc.org        1820 7620 E. Cornell Avenue                                    X                                                                                            X                                                                          contact us by e-mail                                                         their musical talents, and contribute                                                                          X         greater Los Angeles,                                           X
Colorado                                                     Denver CO 80231                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         California area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               elena@ymoc.org or by                                                         acquired skills to the community.
                                                             (720)-810-5440                                                                                                                                                                                                                    phone (303) 750-1553
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               to apply.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         For information on Giving Programs The EMMA exists to provide residents           EMMA programs provide quality music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         for your organization, please contact of the East Metro, St. Paul, Minnesota      education at affordable rates regardless of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         EMMA directly at 651-292-3392         region with opportunities to hear, study,   financial means, race, age, gender, or level of
                                                                East Metro Music Academy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and perform music. We value                 ability. Teaches at 10 locations, including
                                                                1702 Suburban Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           neighborhoods, education, students,         churches, schools, park and recreation centers
East Metro Music Academy         www.emmamusic.org      230                                                            X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                     opportunities, faculty, assistance,         and social service centers. Provides arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X         St. Paul, Minnesota               X                            X
                                                                St. Paul MN 55106
                                                                651-292-3392                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   diversity.                                  education to all persons, regardless of financial
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           means or level of ability. Some music lessons
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           are provided in a bilingual format.




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