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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          across the country by providing awards,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      for children who may not otherwise be        grants, 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                 A semi-annual event at the NAMM
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                donations of music products           bringing together guitarists from            conventions featuring performances by some
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                companies and other organizations     around the globe, to benefit the Music       of the finest guitarists in the world. Generously
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      for Life Alliance and the Music For          supported by many companies in the music
Muriel Anderson's All Star Guitar                                     P.O. Box 121634
                                       www.allstarguitarnight.com                                         X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                                                  Lifelong Achievement.                        industry, proceeds go to help fund the Music          X                    National                          X
Night                                                                 Nashville TN 37212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           for Life 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
                                                                      401-451-1511                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    who would like to pursue a career in         children’s music. local charities. New
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Music Education, Composition, and            instruments, after school programs and other
Alan J. Lisi Fund                           www.alanlisi.com          Dean Lisi                                                                                                                                    X                                                                                                                                                                  Performance.                                 access to music are just a few of the                            X         Providence, RI area
                                                                      410-802-4788                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 contributions made by the 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        Gives instruments, free instruction, and
                                                                      ACOP                                                                                                                                                                                                                              americanchildren@bell                   appreciated: 305-285-2303             music, an environment free of violence. positive 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         of music, music-making and music             advocacy materials, including a guide,
                                                                      American Music Conference                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and instrument and financial          education to the general public. AMC's       brochures, Power Point presentations, news
                                               www.amc-               5790 Armada Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         donations. Membership dues are        goal is to build credibility for music and   releases and research summaries.
American Music Conference                                                                                                                                          X                                                                                                                                                                            available with donations at various   music education, especially at an early                                                            X                    National                                                       X
                                        music.org/advocacy/toolkit    Carlsbad, CA 92008
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                levels:                               age, and to expand that portion of the
                                                                      760-431-9124
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                http://services.amc-                  population that enjoys and makes its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                music.org/join.asp                    own music.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        ―Give a Day‖                                                                  Advance public awareness of the              Programs supporting the advancement of
                                                                      Michelle Hairston, President
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        volunteers sought,                                                            benefits of music therapy and increase       education, training, professional standards,
                                                                      American Music Therapy Assn
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        where the presenter                                                           access                                       credentials, and research in support of the
                                                                      8455 Colesville Road, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                       and/or host donate                                                            to quality music therapy services.           music therapy profession. Publishes Journal of
American Music Therapy
                                         www.musictherapy.org         1000                                                                                         X                                                                                     X                                              fees, honorarium,                                                                                                          Music Therapy, Music Therapy Perspectives,            X                    National                                                       X
Association                                                           Silver Spring, Maryland 20910                                                                                                                                                                                                     space, etc. to AMTA in                                                                                                     and the Early Childhood Newsletter.
                                                                      301-589-3300                                                                                                                                                                                                                      support of the national
                                                                      info@musictherapy.org                                                                                                                                                                                                             growth of 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                arme@americanrootsmusic.org           and culture by providing educational         and private schools and other organizations
                                                                      arme@americanrootsmusic.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        opportunities for people of all ages to      such as community centers and after-school
American Roots Music Education        www.americanrootsmusic.org                                                                   X                                                                                                                                        X                                                                                                         learn about these unique kinds of            programs, primarily in the Middle Tennessee                      X         Middle Tennessee                  X                            X
                                                                      org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             music.                                       area. Also 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                 X         Central Louisiana                                              X
                                                                      1101 4th St, Suite 201
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   a 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.             professional musicians and actors.
                                                                 Peggy (McGuire) Hills                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Seeks to inspire a love and
Chamber Music Society of      www.chambermusicmississauga.or Founder; Artistic Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 appreciation for music and the arts in
                                                                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X         Toronto, Canada Area
Mississauga                               g                  905-848-0015                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the community, especially among
                                                                 pmviolin@rogers.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    school-age children 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                                                                                        ICE
                                                                 Director@CharityMusic.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          your area, internet       music books, sheet
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    marketing, and other.     music, 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           Provide musical instruments and music
                                                                 Raffi Tachdjian MD                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           percussion               therapy sessions, musical            music therapy to children with chronic    therapy to children with chronic and life
                                                                 Children’s Music Fund                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 instrument purchases, program        and life altering illness, and support    altering illness, and support research on the
                                                                 4619 Cartwright Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  development. Contact Children’s      research on the effects of music          effects of music therapy.
Children’s Music Fund            www.childrensmusicfund.org                                           X                                                                                                                                              X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               X         Los Angeles, CA                                                X
                                                                 Toluca Lake, CA 91602                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Music Fund.                          therapy.
                                                                 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              musical forms for, by, and with young people.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and young people can communicate              Conducts national and regional gatherings                                CMN regional chapters all
                                                                 P.O. Box 1341                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          through music, and to be a positive           were we share songs, ideas, and resources,                               around the country organize
                                                                 Evanston, IL 60204                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     catalyst for education and community-         plus 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
                                                                 (847) 733-8003
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      In spontaneous song swaps and networking,                                to CMN members and non-
                                                                 office@cmnonline.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      as 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
                                                                  Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               participation.                              songs teaching important basics like taking
The National Children's Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       care of ourselves, gratitude and appreciation,
                                  www.childrensmusicproject.org   (413) 232-0195                                                                                                                                                                                       X                                                                                                                                                                                                                 X                    National                                                        X
Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             and social skills – with a little history,
                                                                  PO Box 190
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    geography, and science thrown in for good
                                                                  West Stockbridge, MA 01266                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   newman@childrensmu                               in partnership with Children’s        where it belongs — in the curricula of    services including custom designed band and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   sicoworkshop.com                                 Music Workshop is seeking             our public and private schools — by       orchestra method books, school site music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    support for its music education and   providing a high quality, integrated,     instruction, instrument sales and rentals,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    orchestra programs in under           flexible and affordable music             music education advocacy and more.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    served public elementary schools      education program for all students.       Children's Music Workshop currently
Children’s Music Workshop       www.childrensmusicworkshop.com (818) 98-MUSIC                                                 X                               X                                 X             X           X                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X         Los Angeles area, California       X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    within the San Fernando Valley -                                                coordinates instrumental music programs at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    http://www.childrensmusicworkshop                                               more than two dozen public and private
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    .com/aieac/index.html                                                           schools in the greater Los Angeles area.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Seeks music               Solicits donations of  Via website or mail:                  Mobilize community resources to           Increases public awareness of the importance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   educators for             new and used           http://www.chime-                     promote and provide access to music       and current inadequacy of DC public school
                                                               Community Help in Music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   unfunded programs.        instruments:           dc.org/howtochimein.html              education for all District of Columbia    music education. Lead advocacy campaigns,
                                                               Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Also seeks music          http://www.chime-                                            public schoolchildren during and          organize free ongoing in-school music
                                                               1789 Lanier Pl. NW - Suite 3                                                                                                                                                                                                        mentors and               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                                                                                                                                    volunteers for many       form.html                                                                                              music instruction, offer free live performances,                X         Washington DC                      X                            X
Education (CHIME)                                              202-232-2731                                                                                                                                                                                                                        other roles:                                                                                                                     facilitate joint music projects between, organize
                                                               info@chime-dc.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://www.chime-                                                                                                                free professional development workshops, help
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   dc.org/howtochimein.ht                                                                                                           to take students to music performances, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ml                                                                                                                               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
                                                                  Kristina Mitten Sanders,                                                                                                                                                                                                         Kristina Mitten Sanders                          Community Music School                in order to enhance their lives through   receive individualized instruction and guidance
                                                                  Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                               919-832-0900                                     PO BOX 2545                           participation in the music community.     from area professionals and instructors in
                                                                  Community Music School                                                                                                                                                                                                           kristina@cmsraleigh.or                           Raleigh, NC 27602                                                               most orchestral instruments in addition to
Community Music School                www.cmsraleigh.org          PO Box 2545                        X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                        g                                                Attn: Development                                                               piano and guitar. Each half-hour lesson costs                   X         Raleigh, NC                        X                            X
                                                                  Raleigh, NC 27602                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the student only one dollar. Also provides and
                                                                  919-832-0900                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Or contact Kristina Mitten Sanders                                              repairs instruments for the students to use free
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    at 919-832-0900 or                                                              of 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          the areas of stringed musical             described 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          Further the advancement and               Operates as a is a professional organization
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and member’s donations.               development of music and movement         that supports the field of early childhood music
                                                                  ECMMA                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   education for young children. Serve       and movement through education, advocacy,
                                                                  805 Mill Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         the needs and encourage ongoing           and networking. Conducts national and
Early Childhood Music &                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   professional development of educators     regional conferences, operates a web-based
                                        www.ecmma.org             Snohomish, WA 98290                                                                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X                    National                                                        X
Movement Assn                                                     360-568-5635                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            in music and other areas of early         forum for membership, publishes bulletin on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          childhood education.                      research, 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
                                                                   310-739-6758                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         of professional development services for                                  becoming more national
                                                                   info@etmla.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       teachers 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                                            X                            X
Arts And Humanities                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Seattle, WA
                                                                   (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          Private and small group classes for kids whose
                                                                   Mark Fitchett                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              public schools, and to serve as a         families cannot afford private music
                                                                   Everyone Gets Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        resource for parents and educators.       instruction. Brings instruction into schools with
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        limited music education programs. Helps
                                                                   6731 E. Wardlow Road
Everyone Gets Music                www.everyonegetsmusic.com                                            X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                          students get 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       Music lessons, after school programs, camp,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Join the movement by      instrument in your       mail or website:                     to 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
Ethos Music Center                      www.ethos-inc.org          Portland, Oregon 97217               X                        X                                                                 X                                                                      X                           newsletter available      underserved youth.                                                                                      income. Programs available on a sliding scale                   X         Portland, Oregon                   X                            X
                                                                   503-28-ETHOS                                                                                                                                                                                                                       my emailing:                                                                                                                      so that every child can participate. Free
                                                                   info@ethos-inc.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                 volunteer@ethos-                                                                                                                  instrument rental is available for students on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      inc.org.                                                                                                                          free or 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


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Foster and perpetuate creativity          Provide the resources for elementary students
                                                                   FAME
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              through multicultural arts education.     to experience and participate in the creative via
                                                                   PO Box 11843                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          ongoing annual programs like the Visiting
FAME: Foundation for Art and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Fort Wayne and Northern
                                        www.famearts.org           Fort Wayne, IN 46861-1843                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Artists, Fusion Concerts, a Summer Arts                         X                                                                         X
Music in Elementary Education                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Indiana
                                                                   260.471.FAME                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Camp 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              Fine Arts Society Music Academy is a weekly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      contact Laura Warren                               https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/Th enjoyment of classical music in central    after-school music education program for
                                                                   Laura Warren                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          eFineArtsSociety/OnlineGiving.html and to encourage the understanding          children. Scholarship-based keyboard lessons,
                                                                   Fine Arts Society Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and 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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                                                                                                                                                            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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Contributions gratefully accepted     Promoting chamber music via its            Sponsors an annual Competition that brings
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       via 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
Fischoff National Chamber                                            303 Brownson Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  annually. Through free programs at schools,
                                           www.fischoff.org                                                                                                       X                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X         surrounding areas of                                           X
Music Association                                                    University of Notre Dame                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           libraries and community centers, their outreach                          Indiana and 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                 court. Serves as a clearing house to match
                                                                      645 Griswold Suite 1356
                                  www.detroitlawyer.org/topic.jsp?top                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  645 Griswold Suite 1356               participation by community                 those willing to volunteer their time, talent or
For the Seventh Generation                                            Detroit, MI 48226                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Detroit, MI 48226                     organizations and individuals.             instruments with children in need. A program                   X         Detroit area, Michigan            X                            X
                                               icId=768               (313) 961-6120                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   (313) 961-6120                                                                   of 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.
                                                                     From The Top Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Training and mentorship programs prepare
From the Top                                                                                                                      X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                         young musicians to connect with new                 X                                                                                   X
                                         www.fromthetop.org          295 Huntington Ave, Ste 201                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        audiences and serve as positive peer role
                                                                     Boston, MA 02115
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        models. Provides deserving young musicians
                                                                     (617) 437-0707
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        with scholarships. 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,                Uses music to cross cultural, generational, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             literature, and art as a means to help     ideological boundaries to raise awareness and
                                                                   The Foundation for Small                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  children of all ages come to believe in    funds for national and international music and
                                                                   Voices                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Contributions welcome via website     themselves 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               aged children.
                                                                     Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                http://www.groundworkmusic.org/do afford 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
Guitar Center Music Foundation                                                                           X                                                        X                                               X                                                                                                                                    education programs for kids, adults
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             music, and educate the public on the       on 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
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    by 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                               Obtains generous donations from                                                  Along with NAMM and MENC, provides
                                                                     GAMA The Guitar &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       guitar programs in                              member companies                                                                 program to train teachers to start guitar
                                                                     Accessories Marketing                                                                                                                                                                                                             their schools.                                                                                                                   programs in middle and high schools. Provides
                                                                     Association                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        tuition for summer guitar workshop and a
GAMA- Guitar & Accessories
                                       www.discoverguitar.com        PO Box 757                          X                        X                                                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                     guitar to teachers who start a guitar program in    X                    National
Marketing Association                                                New York, NY 10033                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 their 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Start a state affiliate   guitars; also accept       or send your donation directly to                                                ages 8-18 about the benefits of a music
                                                                    Guitars Not Guns                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              inspiration and empowerment to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     or county chapter           electric & other           Guitars not Guns PO Box 3562                                                     education; teaches them about music related
                                                                    PO Box 3562                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   at-risk and underprivileged
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Teachers                  musical instruments        Peachtree City, GA 30269. $100                                                   career 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                                                                                    confidence, character and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            appreciated.
                                                                    guitarsnotguns@msn.com                                                                                                                                                                                                           Coordinators                                                                                 discipline
                                                                    Skip@guitarsnotguns.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Fundraising
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     • Other- See website

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     To help in the office or    Flute, violin, clarinet,   Via                                   To promote the healthy growth and          Private and group instruction in community
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     with concerts, field        viola, trumpet, cello,     https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/Th   development of children through the        and school (both regular classes and after-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     trips and special           trombone                   eHarmonyProject/OnlineDonation.ht     study, practice and performance of         school) with orchestra participation. Also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     events, with other                                     ml                                    music, build healthier communities by      opportunities to for proficient students to
                                                                    The Harmony Project                                                                                                                                                                                                              special skills.                                                                              investing in the positive development      become Music Teaching Assistant
                                                                    817 Vine Street, Suite 204                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    of 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                                    amazon.com merchandise order          with disabilities to participate in an
                                                                    Heartsong, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                  the children to help                                   via Heartsong website:                activity that uses the enriching affects
                                                                    590 Central Park Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                          them handle                                            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                                              instruments and                                                                                                                                                                                          X         New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                            X
                                                                    914.725.9272                                                                                                                                                                                                                     provide assistance
                                                                    info@heartsong.org                                                                                                                                                                                                               with other activities.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     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                                                                                  disadvantaged backgrounds, so that         the opportunity to receive instruction,
                                                                    Ian Morris                                                                                                                                                                                                                       community businesses                                                                         they may recognize and develop these       guidance, and encouragement from local
                                                                    120 Main Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and leaders                                                                                  talents in a safe, intellectually-         professional artists and musicians, as well as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  stimulating environment which              area college students and others who shall
Homemade Genius                      www.homemadegenius.com         Greenwood, SC.                                              X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 X         Greenwood, SC                      X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  promotes tolerance and acceptance of       serve as teachers. Styles ranging from
                                                                    (864)-341-2911
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  others.                                    classical to fiddling to contemporary are taught
                                                                    newshapes@yahoo.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      during 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     program; see contact        used musical               member or donating online:            bringing positive musical and creative     Instrument Donation- to provide musical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     info.                       instrument to the          http://www.hungryformusic.com/hf      experiences into their lives.              instruments to individuals, schools, and
                                                                    Jeff Campbell, Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      program and receive a      m/support.htm#                                                                   community music programs who cannot afford
                                                                    Hungry For Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             tax-deductible receipt;                                                                                     them. 2) Concert Programs- to bring live music
                                                                    2020 Pennsylvania Ave, NW (#                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 call (202) 674-3000                                                                                         to people whose circumstances prevent them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 for more information.                                                                                       from enjoying live music
Hungry for Music                      www.hungryformusic.com        384)                               X                                                                                                                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             performances—hospitals, homeless shelters,
                                                                    Washington, D.C. 20006
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             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       programs, camps, lessons, and schooling.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  in 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.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  professional instructors and role          Also, classes offered in art, creative writing,
                                                                    The Institute of Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        models in a safe and nurturing             dance, creative movement, drama, English
                                                                    for Children, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            environment.                               handbells, harp, keyboard, music appreciation,
Institute of Music for Children       www.instituteofmusic.com                                                                  X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             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         X                    National                                                        X
                                                                    .org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     free one-year membership to ITG.




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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • For program and        Seeks musical           • Seeks donations via online,          The International House of Blues           Foundation programs explore the history, art                            Hq in Hollywood, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        office activities        instruments from        phone, 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 &                                       • Sponsorship is also sought on        increase public awareness of African       in the arts by providing resources for music                            Atlantic City, New Jersey
Intl House of Blues Foundation             www.ihobf.org                                                  X                        X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X                                                       X                            X
                                                                      323-769-4901                                                                                                                                                                                                                      professional stories.                            local, regional and national levels.   American contributions to American         and 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     http://www.jimihendrixfoundation.co Giving children the opportunity to            Provide new musical instruments to children
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 by 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the children through positive                 Foundation. After six months, children who
                                                                      Seattle, WA 98178
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             reinforcement.                                continue to practice and show improvement
                                                                      (425) 430-2800
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           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,
                                                                      Knoxville, TN 37921                                                                                                                                                                                                               updates, graphic                                                                                                           and other programs are offered.
The Joy of Music Youth Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            design, and other
                                     www.joyofmusicschool.org         (865) 525-6806                      X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X         Knoxville, Tennessee               X                            X
School                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  roles.
                                                                      Francis Graffeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        info@joyofmusicschool
                                                                      Executive Director (x101)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        .org
                                                                      graffeo@joyofmusicschool.org                                                                                                                                                                                                      865-525-6808
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        free lessons, parents)                           ways:                                                                             professional caliber performing arts education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        either volunteer their                                                                                                             and instruction to children, ranging in ages
                                                                      Fender Museum of Music and                                                                                                                                                                                                        time or sell raffle                              www.fendermuseum.com/donate.ht                                                    from 7 – 17 years old, through the Kids Rock
                                                                      the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                          tickets.                                         ml                                                                                Free® Educational Program. This program
Kids Rock Free- Fender            www.fendermuseum.com/about-         Attn: Kids Rock Free® Program                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        provides free and low cost musical instruction                          Corona, California
                                                                                                                                   X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X         greater Los Angeles area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X
Museum of the Arts Foundation           fender-center.html            365 N. Main Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   education including piano, guitar, bass guitar,
                                                                      Corona, CA 92880                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     vocal 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
                                 www.joinband.com/retailer/articles/r (513) 728-6000 ext.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        musician who cannot                                                                                       of 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            critical component of a first-rate         are rooted in children’s knowledge of popular                             Hq in San Francisco area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Becoming a music        • Drums                 (payable to Little Kids Rock to: 21    education. We inspire children to          music forms such as rock, rap, blues, hip-hop
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       mentor (full-time         • Keyboards             Oxford Street #2, Montclair, NJ        express themselves through music,          etc.                                                                      additional chapters in:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       educators in the public   • Amplifiers            07042) ,                               building the creativity, confidence, and   Preparing practitioners such as teachers and                              New York City, New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       schools eligible for      • Microphones           • Items for auction                    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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       work on projects, be                              encouraged. The cost of becoming       committed to the expansion of all          Area Music Awards ceremony, with the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       ushers and other                                  a member of the MAMAs is $5 and        forms of musical education in the          purpose of (I) raising public awareness of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       roles. To volunteer:                              entitles the donor to participate in   Madison, Wisconsin metro area.             need to preserve and support the existence of
                                                                    Rick Tvedt                                                                                                                                                                                                                         608.250.2565.                                     the voting and nomination process                                                 music education in our public schools, (II)
                                                                    Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   100% of the $5 membership to the                                                  encourage and promote the advancement of
                                                                    836 East Johnson Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              MAMAs will be donated directly to                                                 young musicians and others in the Madison
MAMA: Madison Area Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 the Madison Metropolitan School                                                   area by recognizing their musical
                                        www.themamas.org            Madison, WI 53703                                                                                                                             X           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X         Madison area, Wisconsin                                        X
Awards                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   District                                                                          achievements, (III) provide an opportunity for
                                                                    (608) 250-2565                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         young musicians who are interested in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           pursuing careers in music to learn about the
                                                                    rick@rickscafe.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           music industry, and (IV) provide 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       Hosts events (such as The Wee Rock Music
                                                                  Mission 4 Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    go to Guitars in the Classroom to    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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    /www.mockingbirdfoun                             http://www.mockingbirdfoundation.o                                               Phish 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                                                      for children and are donated to tax-exempt
                                                                  mockingbird@mbird.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              payable to the Mockingbird                                                       organizations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Foundation, to 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Tampa, FL 33602                                                                  a full tuition music scholarship to the University
                                                                  Alicia Keim                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        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                                                                                                                                     1981                                                                             County public school graduates majoring in                      X                                                                          X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 (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     • Scientific research that explores the benefits
                                                                  Music for All, Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        of the value of music and arts            of music education
                                                                  16 Mount Bethel Road, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               education, and to creating a positive     • Advocacy and public awareness efforts to
                                                                  202                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       environment for the arts through          support music and arts education
                                                                  Warren, NJ 07059-5604                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     societal change.                          • 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                    in Virginia and Nevada
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X                            X
                                                                  mike@musicforhope.org                                                                                                                                                                                                             instrument repair,                                                                                                                organizations by providing entertainers for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    grant writing, and                                                                                                                fundraisers and presenting free concerts to
                                                                  434-632-7860
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    other.                                                                                                                            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      accessible to every child. Collects and   instruments from individuals and new
                                                                  The Sheldon Concert Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    individuals            for the cost of instrument repair      distributes instruments to music          instruments from manufacturers and                                         additional chapters in:
                                                                  3648 Washington Ave                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         • New instruments      and 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
                                                                  g
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 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                                                                                                               therapeutic intervention.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       415-392-9010                                                                                                                       • Instruments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Scholarships & grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Volunteer at concerts     Stringed instruments,    By sending a check to: 232 St.         Inspire and empower urban youth by       Guidance and training provided by the Vinca
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       or other events           bows, instrument         John Street, 1st Flr, New Haven,       making music education and               String Quartet. Offers free in-school and after-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 cases, music stands,     CT 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                 Seeks ukuleles or        Donations appreciated:                 Use the power of music to heal,          With Jake Shimabukuro as key spokesperson,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       opportunities for         other musical            http://www.musicisgoodmedicine.or      influence and inspire people to          provides programs including: school visits by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       musicians and for         instruments (new or      g/?t=donations                         improve our community, maintain a        artists, ukulele and other workshops, hospital
                                                                  Music Is Good Medicine                                                                                                                                                                                                               those interested in       gently used)             Currently registered in the State of   healthy lifestyle, and pursue their      visits, cultural exchange programs, and
                                                                  PO Box 10821                                                                                                                                                                                                                         fund raising, outreach                             Hawaii and is seeking Non-Profit       dreams with a positive attitude.         community outreach programs.
Music Is Good Medicine (MIGM) http://www.musicisgoodmedicine.org/                                        X                        X                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                    National
                                                                  Honolulu, HI 96816                                                                                                                                                                                                                   programs, event                                    Organization and Tax Exempt
                                                                  info@musicisgoodmedicine.org                                                                                                                                                                                                         coordination,                                      status with the Internal Revenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       marketing and                                      Service.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       administration.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       http://www.musicisgoo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       MNS needs a lot of                                 Accepts tax-deductible donations       Expand access to music education         In fall of 2009, MNS is piloting a ―musical
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       help to get off the                                online via Network For Good. By        and 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         X                                                         X                            X
Music National Service (MNS)                                       http://www.musicnationalservice.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Initially in pilot in CA
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       hp                                                                                        settings for recovery and improved       and afterschool. Fellows serve as teachers,
                                                                   org/contact.php
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 functioning, and the public domain for   mentors, band leaders, and other roles. In
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 increased civic engagement,              exchange for 1-2 years of service, Fellows
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 advocacy, 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • Via purchase of Music Rising t-                                               to replace the lost instruments and accessories
                                                                   Music Rising Application                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               shirt                                                                           of the musicians affected by the hurricanes
                                                                   1904 Wedgewood Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Via purchase of special edition                                               that devastated the Gulf Coast region.                                    Hurricane devastated Gulf
Music Rising                           www.musicrising.org         Nashville, TN 37212                   X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                       Gibson guitar at Guitar Center                                                  Eligibility for Music Rising grants will be                     X         Coast region Louisiana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X
                                                                   (877) 626-2748                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         managed by the MusiCares Foundation. Fund
                                                                   (615) 327-0050                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         raising via direct 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       contact them and let   drums                       www.musicmentors.com/donation.h performance, business, artists and all          music education.
                                                                   Ferndale, MI 48220                                                                                                                                                                                                                  them know how you                                  tm                              elements of the music industry,
Music Mentors                                                                                            X                        X                                                                                                                                                                    want to help:                                                                      thereby enriching their lives and                                                                               X                                              X                            X
                                     www.musicmentors.com          586-292-4042                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Detroit, Michigan area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       roger@musicmentors.c                                                               improving life skills. Dedicated to
                                                                   roger@musicmentors.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       om                                                                                 educating children 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                                                        programs at dedicated children's hospitals.
                                                                    6550 1st. Ave N. Suite F                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            musical instruments, services, and                                                We also provide children, who would not                                   Long term plans: make
                                                                   St. Petersburg, FL 33710                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             products for silent auction and for                                               otherwise be able to afford them, with the                                instrument and music
Music Sweet Music, Inc              www.musicsweetmusic.org                                              X                                                                                                        X                                     X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 X                                                                           X
                                                                   (727) 381-9095                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       the MSM store                                                                     special 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      how, etc., then please 1754                                                              make academic advancement through          and write musical notes, understand and
                                                                    Kristin Thibedeau                                                                                                                                                                                                                 contact Kristin                                                                          studying music, with goals of teaching     duplicate rhythms, and play patterns on a
                                                                    The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                         Thibedeau at 818-705-                                                                    music as a discipline, integrating the     keyboard. Instructors are professional
The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation               www.supporttmf.org          18745 Hatteras St., #48                                      X                                                                                                                                                                    1754                                                                                     music curriculum with classroom            musicians and core classroom teachers are                       X         Los Angeles area, California       X                            X
                                                                    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
                                                                    info@musikgarten.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  early childhood music and movement.


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

                                                                    NAMM                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Unifying, leading and strengthening       Sponsors a number of affiliates and provides
                                                                    5790 Armada Dr                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the 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!
                                                                    (413) 232-0195                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Products available via website.


                                                                    National Endowment for the                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Online or via mail:                    The National Endowment for the Arts     Provides grants to other organizations in
                                                                    Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                www.arts.gov/support                   enriches our Nation and its diverse     support of many musical activities, some for
                                                                    1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   cultural heritage by supporting works   children.
NEA - National Endowment for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   of artistic excellence, advancing         www.nea.gov/grants
                                            www.arts.gov            Washington, DC 20506-0001                                                                                                                    X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X                    National
the Arts                                                            202-682-5400
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               learning in the arts, and strengthening
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               the arts in communities throughout the
                                                                    webmgr@arts.endow.gov                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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        and experience music, and providing        instruments, instruction, and music making
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      equipment,               devices, computers,      main address. Greatfully accepts       these children with positive, safe, and    environments. Provides the MusicBox centers:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      fundraising,             and music software       donations in form of advertising       inspiring environments to help direct      gathering places where youths access free
                                                                    Philip Gilley, Exec director                                                                                                                                                                                                      community event          are needed and           space & design, website                their lives away from negative social      musical instruments, instruction, and record
                                                                    PO Box 90632                                                                                                                                                                                                                      planning,                accepted.                development and maintenance,           situations.                                their own music. Staffed by expert musicians
Notes for Notes                        www.notesfornotes.org        Santa Barbara, CA 93190             X                        X                                                                                           X                                                                        administrative.                                   and 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              Provides financial aid support to over 300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       administrative projects,                       programs, concert series, and          cultural expressions rooted in the         children and their families for group classes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Resource Center                                outreach initiatives. Details at       traditions of diverse American and         and private instruction. No one is denied
                                                                   Bau Graves, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                      staffing, helping at                           www.oldtownschool.org/support          global communities. Preserve and           instruction because of inability to pay. Forges
                                                                   Old Town School of Folk Music                                                                                                                                                                                                       concerts & special                                                                    pursue the awareness and education         partnerships with a range of communities that
                                                                   4544 N. Lincoln Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                events, etc. Visit                                                                    of folk music from around the world.       are under-served and under-represented in the                            Chicago, IL, and
Old Town School of Folk Music         www.oldtownschool.org                                                                       X                                                                 X                         X                                            X                           www.oldtownschool.org                                                                                                            arts. Conducts Field Trip Concert Series, a                    X         sorrounding 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       • Donate creative or                           • Check made payable to Opus 118       environment that nurtures excellence       Program is open to adults and pre-schoolers.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       professional services                          (send to: 103 East 125th Street,       and creativity.                            Tuition and fees are based on a ―Sliding
                                                                   Opus 118 Harlem School of                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Become a corporate                           7th Floor                                                                         Scale.‖ Over 75% of our students received
                                                                   Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                               partner and adopt a                            • New York, NY 10035)                                                             more than 50% financial aid in the After-
Opus 118                                www.opus118.org            103 East 125th Street, 7th Floor                               X                                                                 X                         X                                                                        school or several                              • Donation of Stock or Securities                                                 School Program. For the more than 500                          X         New York City, New York             X                            X
                                                                   New York, New York 10035                                                                                                                                                                                                            schools                                        • Matching Gift through your                                                      students in our In-School Program, the cost of
                                                                   mail@opus118.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Employer                                                                          their lessons is completely 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,        of 8 and 18 to receive free lessons. It is
                                                                   1410 Turk St                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              and 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,   http://www.bluesintheschools.org/H Design and deliver ongoing,                    Provides a program, utilizing a team of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Amps, Drums,        elpDonate.aspx                     interdisciplinary educational                  performers and teachers to demonstrate the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Harmonicas, other                                      experiences for young students (K-12)          role of the blues in the history and
                                                                   James Curley Cooke, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  equipment                                              that will teach American history and           development of American culture. Implements
                                                                   Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              heritage through the indigenous                a curriculum, utilizing a comprehensive
                                                                   Pacific Northwest Blues In The                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        African/American art form, the blues.          program with student participation, teaching a
Pacific Northwest Blues In The                                     Schools                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              basic understanding and knowledge of the                                 Washington, Greater Puget
                                    www.bluesintheschools.org                                            X                        X                                                                                           X                                            X                                                                                                                                                            blues. Students learn the skills necessary to                  X         Sound area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X                            X
Schools                                                            PO Box 3941
                                                                   Federal Way, WA 98003                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                create and perform the blues. Provides an
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        opportunity to regularly perform the blues,
                                                                   (253) 945-7441
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        utilizing periodic "jam" sessions and
                                                                   ccooke5@comcast.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        performances, to maintain an 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               those who have little opportunity for musical
                                                                   Chicago, Il 60640                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         cultivates an informed and                 instruction. Interactive study guide provided to
People's Music School (The)        www.peoplesmusicschool.org                                                                     X                                                                                           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X         Chicago, Illinois
                                                                   (773) 784-7032                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            appreciative audience for classical        all on website
                                                                   assir@peoplesmusicschool.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              music.




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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      including: free concerts and one to one
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  of music and personal contact to           entertainment for seriously ill children in 12                            National in scope, but area-
                                www.childrensmusic.org/annrep06. http://www.childrensmusic.org/a                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  improve 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-        5777, or                               Color) prepares highly talented            and bassists. Another program augments and
                                                                   Project STEP                                                                                                                                                                                                                      refreshments,              sized violins, and small   marysjaffee@projectstep.org            students of color for careers in the       enriches the music education program in the
                                                                   Symphony Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                     welcome guests at the      violas and cellos.                                                classical music profession. The            Boston Public and Catholic schools for
Project STEP                          www.projectstep.org/                                             X                        X                                                                 X                         X                                                                        door, and hand out         Contact Jennifer Lee,                                             program identifies, trains, educates       approximately 80 kindergarten students each                     X         Greater Boston MA area              X                            X
                                                                   301 Massachusetts Avenue
                                                                   Boston, MA 02115                                                                                                                                                                                                                  programs and other         Program and                                                       and guides students for careers as         year, and identifies promising young students
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     materials. Contact         Development                                                       classical music soloists, teachers,        of color and encourages them to begin music
                                                                   617-267-5777
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Jennifer Lee at 617-       Coordinator, at 617-                                              chamber music performers and               lessons at an early age.
                                                                   info@projectstep.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     267-5777 or                267-5777, or                                                      orchestra members.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     jlee@projectstep.org       jlee@projectstep.org.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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,     keyboards. Old, new,                                                                                     discipline.
Rawkstars                              www.rawkstars.org                                               X                        X                                                                 X             X                                                                                    or in a some other         novice, advanced,                                                                                                                                                 X                    National                            X                            X
                                                                   P.O. Box 2732
                                                                   Quincy, MA 02718                                                                                                                                                                                                                  way:                       slightly-used or well
                                                                   jjacobs@rawkstars.org                                                                                                                                                                                                             http://rawkstars.org/ho    worn — no donation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     me-volunteer.do            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         education and appreciation in order to     music education and outreach programs,
                                                                   P.O. Box 14835                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               instrument purchases       young musician’s summer camp           preserve and develop musical               music presenters and concert events in Berks
                                                                   Reading, PA 19612                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            are sought.                tuition to planned giving is sought.   experience and culture within the          County. RMF is by far the largest source of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Berks County, PA community.                financial assistance for committed Berks                                  Berks County, Pennsylvania
Reading Musical Foundation      www.readingmusicalfoundation.org                                       X                        X                               X                                 X             X           X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X         (Reading)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                            X
                                                                   Tammy Mitgang                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Tammy Mitgang                                                                     County, PA, music students who audition on
                                                                   President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               President                                                                         merit or 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           =10066 or mail a check to P. O.                                                   who donate their performances in concert to
                                                                   Reading, Writing & Rhythm                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Box 1605,                                                                         raise awareness of the importance of music
                                                                   PO Box 1605                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             Belton, MO 64012. A portion of                                                    education for our nation's youth and raise
Reading, Writing & Rhythm                www.rwandr.org            Belton, MO 64012                    X                        X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                          proceeds from Chely Wright                                                        funds for grants providing instruments,              X                    National                                                         X
                                                                   816-322-1337                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            calendar support RW&R:                                                            software, sound systems, band uniforms and
                                                                   char@rwandr.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         http://chelywright.musiccitynetworks                                              services to 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     facilitators are sought.                              address. Non-profit Tax ID # is        integrate drums and percussion             and enhances basic life skills: maintaining
                                                                   Eddie Tuduri, Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  available to donors. You may also      instruments as creative learning tools     focus, using memory, taking turns, developing
                                                                   The Rhythmic Arts Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               donate your car, boat, mobile          that address life skills and enhance       leadership, using numbers, using prepositional
                                                                   PMB#144 1072 Casitas Pass                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               home, or designate United Way          the mind, body & spirit.                   concepts, following instructions, and modeling.
                                                                   Rd.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Funds to go to The Rhythmic Arts                                                  Also addresses spatial awareness, fine and
The Rhythmic Arts Project
                                       www.traponline.com          Carpinteria, CA 93013                                        X                                                                                                                     X                  X                                                                                 Project. 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                 To help students define and                Varied music options including Rock University
                                                                   The Riekes Center for Human                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             scholarships to needy students,        accomplish their goals and interests       and Academy of Hip Hop. Programs include
                                                                   Enhancement                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             cover operating expenses, and          through Athletic Fitness, Creative Arts,   song writing, improvisation, recording,
The Riekes Center for Human                                        3455 Edison Way                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         purchase equipment to help more        and Nature Awareness; and to               performance, production, and other topics.                                San Francisco Bay area,
                                         www.riekes.org                                                                         X                                                                 X                         X                                                                                                                              students. Donations appreciated via    improve their character, self-             Group and private programs, summer camps,                       X         California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                            X
Enhancement                                                        Menlo Park, Ca. 94025
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           mail, web, etc. See:                   confidence, and peer relationships.        and recitals.
                                                                   650-364 - 2509
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://www.riekes.org/riekescenter/d
                                                                   info@riekes.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         onate.htm




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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         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     monetary donation, and/or sponsor      inspiration and assistance to children      education to homeless and underprivileged
                                                                      314 W. Institute
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         organizational needs.     it. Call Rock For Kids   a kid in Youth Jam:                    that are homeless or in need.               children by providing free music lessons in a
                                                                      Chicago, IL 60610                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            at 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                 theory, instrumental instruction and ensemble
                                                                      The Roots of Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           www.therootsofmusic.c    ate.htm. You may also sponsor a  arts 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                       X         New Orleans area                 X                            X
                                                                      New Orleans, LA 70130
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            ponsor-a-child.htm                                                                 a full marching band that is successfully
                                                                      (504) 460-2611
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               parading 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,
                                                                      527 W. Pima Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                 organizing, grant                                   Rosie’s House                         success                                     in 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              Provides Kindermusik At Home Materials
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Greater Greensboro, a non-profit       enrolling in Kindermusik. Kindermusik       and/or tuition to children who are physically or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            permanent fund, is the vehicle by      is a corporation offering music classes     emotionally challenged, who are financially or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            which donors contribute to and         structured around singing, games,           educationally disadvantaged, who have
Ruth D. Anderson Kindermusik®      www.kindermusikeducators.com/ne                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          support the Ruth D. Anderson           movement to music, and listening            physical 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
                                                                      info@syso.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Suite A                                                                            money 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         Foundation will identify organizations which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   gain access to, and expression              are familiar with at-risk youths and provide the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Sheila Fortune Foundation              through, the performing arts. Our           youths with a stabilized setting, and the
                                                                      Sheila Fortune Foundation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            P.O. Box 20590                         mission is to further the interests of      Foundation will grant support in order to enable                           Colorado
                                                                      P.O. Box 20590                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Boulder, CO 80301                      abused and at-risk youths by providing      these organizations to develop and administer                              Indiana
Sheila Fortune Foundation           www.sheilafortunefoundation.org   Boulder, CO 80301                                                                                                                             X                                                                                                                                                                              them exposure to educational activities     programs promoting the interests and abilities                   X                                          X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Pennsylvania
                                                                      (303) 443-5348                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               in the arts. Our goal is to provide and     of these youths in the arts. Foundation will limit                         New Mexico
                                                                      fortunefnd@yahoo.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         encourage these youths to explore           its activities to a few select programs.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   their opportunities.


                                                                      Jennifer Rey                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Donations requested               Facilitate basic music education for             Private music lessons. Scholarships with
                                                                      Silverlake Conservatory of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            www.silverlakeconservatory.com/do the 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            http://suzukiassociation.org/giving/   Americas through Suzuki education.          the Suzuki method of instruction, education of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               parent and teacher members, publication of
                                                                      Suzuki Association Of The                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                the American Suzuki journal, audio visual
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               rentals, teacher training programs, concerts
                                                                      Americas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               and conferences. Training available from
Suzuki Association Of The                                             PO Box 17310
                                         suzukiassociation.org/                                                                     X                                                                 X                                                                      X                                                                                                                                                                 registered Teacher Trainers in violin, viola,         X                    National                                                      X
Americas                                                              Boulder , CO 80308                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       cello, bass, piano, flute, recorder, guitar, and
                                                                      303-444-0948                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             harp. Scholarships available to assist teachers
                                                                      888-378-9854                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             attending SAA-approved training. Teacher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               location services.




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                                                                                                                            Provides Instruction/Classes




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                     Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Music Therapy
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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      To gather, personalize,                                Please give by purchasing music        Encourage the use of music,               There are three areas of work through which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      wrap, and deliver gifts                                at:                                    literature, and art as a means to help    we reach children and their communities:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      to children and                                        http://www.soundsofabetterworld.or     children of all ages come to believe in   • Songwriting Workshops
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      families in need in the                                g/oldsite/mus/hom.htm                  themselves as capable, creative, and      • Annual Holiday Gift Drive- for children and
                                                                   Jim Papoulis                                                                                                                                                                                                                       greater 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      and concerts to benefit the work of nonprofits
                                                                   212-873-0121
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 ignored musical gear:       Corporate Sponsors, sponsor our        contemporary music program that           to 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-        Classical Connections, Sphinx Preparatory
                                                                   400 Renaissance Center, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 by a competition Semi-       Sphinx Organization                   12 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                                                       reaches over 20,000 students in over 60
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 become a sponsor, e-        donating contact: Teresa Clark,                                                  schools around the country. Through its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 mail                        Director of Development                                                          national broadcasts on PBS and National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 tania@sphinxmusic.org       teresa@sphinxmusic.org                                                           Public Radio, Sphinx reaches over 2 million
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             (313) 877-9100 ext 701                                                           individuals 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                   X                                           X X
Spread The Music Foundation                                        P.O. Box 366                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Grand Haven, Michigan area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              for 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
                                                                  Ms. Darcy Drexler                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.stringacademyofwiscons Wisconsin is to train string players           City Music Program is to seek out, enroll, and
                                                                  Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         in.org/dform.html                 between the ages of 4 and 18 to reach          retain at-risk children from Milwaukee's central
                                                                  The String Academy of Wisc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  their fullest musical and personal             city area and to integrate them into the
                                                                  at the University of Wisc-                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   potential, and to make this training           professional environment of the String
String Academy of Wisconsin at   www.stringacademyofwisconsin.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              available to talented, hard-working            Academy. This program provides instruction in
                                                                  Milwaukee                                                      X                                                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X         Milwaukee, Wisconsin              X X
UWM                                        /donation.html         P.O. Box 11941                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               children regardless of their financial         violin, viola and 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               Supports an develops arts programming at
                                                                   Success Through the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  http://www.sttaf.org/donate_now.ht     students of all ages who have been        Washington Preparatory HS and the Inner City
                                                                   Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                m or sponsor a student:                traditionally underserved by the public   Education Foundation (ICEF) through an array
                                                                   4600 Don Lorenzo Drive, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.sttaf.org/member_stude      schools, underrepresented in higher       of programs, including: Kids Helping Kids
Success Through the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     nt_sponsors.htm                        education, and deprived of                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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           opportunities could learn to appreciate   weekend, and summer sessions; Jazz Band,
                                                                    (323) 755-1313                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and produce music 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
                                                                                                Provides Instruments




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Regional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        National
                                                                                                                                                                                                           Grants
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             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;
                                                               Michael Clay, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                           and fundraising efforts                             shirts. With any donation you will   education and the related needs of          distributes grants for music education to
                                                               Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                          in your local                                       receive a free ―Don’t Mess with      schools; build capacity and funding for     schools and communities in need; consults
                                                                                                                                                            X                                               X                                                                                    community. Contact:                                 Texas Music‖ CD.                     music education in local communities        and plans with local communities to build                     X                                                                     X
Texas Music Project               www.texasmusicproject.org    Texas Music Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            All Texas
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Volunteer@texasmusic                                                                     and schools; and enable more                longer-term programs to sustain music
                                                               817-329-2039
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 project.org                                                                              informed decision-making among              education in schools; and creates customized
                                                               info@texasmusicproject.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          decision makers at both the state and       events and programs for companies interested
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          local levels.                               in 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                                                                          by restoring music programs in cities                                                                               Works with its partners in
                                www.vh1.com/partners/save_the_                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   solicit local support for                                                                across the country, and raising public                                                                              identifying cities to
VH1 Save The Music Foundation                                  STMschool@vh1staff.com              X                                                        X                                                                                                                                    music education.                                                                         awareness about the importance of                                                              X
                                           music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              participate in the program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Provides a depth of                                                                      music participation for our nation’s                                                                                each year.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 advocacy 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,
                                                               Nashville, TN 37212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    wind 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     website: ymf.org/about/donate.php                                               Inner City Music Program has funded
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             bass, flute, piccolo,                                                                                    approximately 15 to 30 students annually.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             clarinet, bass clarinet,                                                                                 Outreach programs in two inner city schools
                                                               310-859-7668                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Eb clarinet, alto                                                                                        (Albert Kagel and Wisconsin Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             clarinet, oboe, English                                                                                  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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             horn, 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…


Total Organizations:                         131                                                61 80 28 43 41 38 11 29                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 55 76                                                77 ##




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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)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         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
                                                                                                                                                                                             providing educational                                          schools and other organizations such
                                                                                                                                                                                             opportunities for people of all ages                           as community centers and after-
American Roots Music
                                                 X                                                                                                                                         X to learn about these unique kinds                              school programs, primarily in the     Middle Tennessee
      Education                                                                                                                                                                              of music.                                                      Middle 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                          programs for financially          provided to disadvantaged and/or at-
The Joy of Music Youth                                                                                                                                                                                                    disadvantaged youth.              risk kids at no charge. A variety of
                          X                      X                                                                   X                        X                                                                                                             programs including classes,           Knoxville, Tennessee
     Music School
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            instruction, band, outreach, summer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            camp, and other programs are offered.


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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)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              ca
     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)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ca
      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       courses, including introductory
                                                                                                                                                                                                                            cultural life of the community.    classes, individual and group lessons
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               in all band and orchestra
W. O. Smith Music School                           X                                                                   X                        X                                                                                                              instruments, piano, guitar and voice. Nashville area, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Provides 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           instructors from academic institutions into
                                                                MusicForSuzy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               teens in child care and youth               childcare centers and Boys and Girls Clubs.
                                                                P.O. Box 9186                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              development 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                 Create an environment in which all          Main activities: 1) Our General Music Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             particular events as                    conveniently via charge card at the   young individuals and their families        Program 2) Neighborhood Program and 3)
                                                             Nina Krane Barber                                                                                                                                                                                                               well as on ongoing day-                 YMOC website.                         have the opportunity and support to         Grandchildren to Grandparents Program, a fund-
                                                             President                                                                                                                                                                                                                       by-day operations.                                                            obtain music education, develop and         raising performance event.                                                Corona, California
Young Musicians Opportunity of
                                    www.ymoc.org        1820 7620 E. Cornell Avenue                                    X                                                                                            X                                                                        Please contact us by e-                                                       polish their musical talents, and                                                                           X         greater Los Angeles,                                           X
Colorado                                                     Denver CO 80231                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     California area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             mail elena@ymoc.org                                                           contribute acquired skills to the
                                                             (720)-810-5440                                                                                                                                                                                                                  or by phone (303) 750-                                                        community.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             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.




To be continued…                                        99999


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