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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        To unite individuals and organizations       Creates and maintains a national database that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        actively supporting music education for      enables the sharing of information, combining of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        children who may not otherwise be able       resources, and speaking in a common and more
Music For Life Alliance               www.musicforlifealliance.com    Jtrawise@aol.com                                                                            X                                               X                                                                                                                                                                     to experience the educational,               effective voice.                                       X                    National                       X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        psychological, and social benefits of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        making music.


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




                                                                      Ms. Maida Santander, President                                                                                                                                                                                                    305-285-2303                            Financial and in-kind contributions     Create for our children, through music,      Gives instruments, free instruction, and positive
                                                                      ACOP                                                                                                                                                                                                                              americanchildren@bells                  appreciated: 305-285-2303               an environment free of violence.             role models to disadvantaged children otherwise
American Children’s Orchestras      www.americanchildrensorchestras. 801 SW 3rd Ave, Suite 308                                                                                                                                                                                                          outh.net                                americanchildren@bellsouth.net                                                       without resources. Individual and group
                                                                                                          X                       X                               X                                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                     instruction, public concerts and performances at                  X         Miami-Dade area, Florida       X                            X
for Peace                                        org                 Miami, FL 33131
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     schools, parks and other institutions.
                                                                      305-285-2303
                                                                      americanchildren@bellsouth.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                AMC's efforts and studies are           Dedicated to promoting the importance        Offers a very rich collection of children's music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                funded by members, volunteers and       of music, music-making and music             advocacy materials, including a guide,
                                                                      American Music Conference                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 instrument and financial donations.     education to the general public. AMC's       brochures, Power Point presentations, news
                                               www.amc-               5790 Armada Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Membership dues are available with      goal is to build credibility for music and   releases and research summaries.
American Music Conference                                                                                                                                         X                                                                                                                                                                             donations at various levels:            music education, especially at an early                                                             X                    National                                                    X
                                        music.org/advocacy/toolkit    Carlsbad, CA 92008
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                http://services.amc-                    age, and to expand that portion of the
                                                                      760-431-9124
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                music.org/join.asp                      population that enjoys and makes its
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        own music.

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

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



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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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 of
                                                                      The ASCAP Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      The ASCAP Foundation                    the past and sustaining the creative      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, and                                                           X                    National                       X                            X
                                                                      212-621-6219                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      humanitarian programs and activities
                                                                      ascapfoundation@ascap.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         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 portion
                                                                      Baltimore Music Conference                                                                                                                                                                                                        please email:                                                                   Baltimore area public schools. To            of the proceeds raised through the event
                                                                      PO Box 6066                                                                                                                                                                                                                       volunteers@bmcon.org                                                            promote Baltimore as a music center          donated to the music programs of the Baltimore
Baltimore Music Conference                  www.bmcon.org                                                                                                                                                         X                                                                                                                                                                     and help area musicians.                     City School System. Works with several                            X         Baltimore, MD
                                                                      Baltimore, MD 21231
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     nonprofit groups in order to save the music and
                                                                      443-850-7389
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     educate the children.
                                                                      lsuit@bmcon.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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Private funding from individuals,        Berklee City Music provides                 Berklee City Music program provides
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         foundations and corporations             economically disadvantaged students in      scholarships for students from urban areas to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         support this initiative. Outright        urban areas with the opportunity to learn   attend the Five-Week Summer Performance
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         donations or planned giving              basic musical skills and develop their      Program. The students take private lessons,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         welcome. Described on website.           love of music. The goal of City Music       instrumental labs, and music theory courses.
                                                                    Debbie Bieri                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Saturday is to reach out to at-risk young   Eight graduating seniors were awarded four-year
                                www.berklee.edu/giving/citymusic.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 people interested in music and to           full-tuition scholarships to attend Berklee College
Berklee School of Music                                           (617) 747-3094                                                 X                                                                 X                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X                    National                           X
                                             html                 dbieri@berklee.edu
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  provide a challenging music education       of Music. An additional component is the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  curriculum throughout the school year       Mentoring Program. The City Music Saturday
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  geared towards putting them on par with     and After-School program is a year-round,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  students from affluent school districts     weekly classroom musical training and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  with strong music programs.                 performance program


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         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_w        highest quality orchestral training and     Accepts students showing exceptional interest in
                                                                 Boston Youth Symphony                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   ays_to_give.cfm                          performance opportunities to qualified      stringed instruments and provides them with
Boston Youth Symphony                                            Orchestras                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       musicians, grades K-12, while making        financial assistance for lessons, classes and
Orchestras-                     http://www.bysoweb.org/pages/19_ Boston University, College of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    its programs accessible to                  instrument rental. Once admitted into a BYSO
                                                                                                         X                       X                                                                 X                          X                                                                                                                                                                   underrepresented youth through              orchestra, ICP students receive tuition subsidy,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X         Inner-city Boston, MA              X                            X
Intensive Community Program     intensive_community_program.cfm Fine Arts
                                                                 855 Commonwealth Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          financial aid and outreach.                 weekly lessons and use of an instrument until
(ICP)
                                                                 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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       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 promoting   regardless of age or     html                                    explore their hidden musical talents,       music for our military "Notes Of Appreciation",
                                                                    14975 Congress Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                               musical instrument        condition. Also anything                                         helping to cultivate the next crop of       community service programs, charity music
Charity Music Inc.                    www.charitymusic.org                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                             donation drives and       that pertains to music                                           upcoming artists.                           concert tour, vintage instruments exhibit aqua
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X                    National                                                        X
                                                                    Sterling Heights, MI 48313-4420
                                                                    586-247-7444                                                                                                                                                                                                                       concerts in your area,    such as music books,                                                                                         ICE
                                                                    Director@CharityMusic.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          internet marketing, and   sheet music, etc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       other.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  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/chetatkins                                                                                                                                                     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.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Many volunteer                                    Membership and donation form at: To share songs and ideas about                      Our chapters work to support the creation and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       opportunities                                     www.cmnonline.org/MembershipFor children's music, to inspire each other              dissemination of life-affirming, multicultural
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         m.htm                            about the empowering ways adults and                musical forms for, by, and with young people.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          young people can communicate through                Conducts national and regional gatherings were
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          CMN regional chapters all
                                                                    P.O. Box 1341                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         music, and to be a positive catalyst for            we share songs, ideas, and resources, plus
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          around the country organize
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          education and community-building                    teaching tools, songwriting techniques,
                                                                    Evanston, IL 60204                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    both local and regional
Children's Music Network               www.cmnonline.org                                                                                                         X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                               through music.                                      community building skills, and marketing tips. In      X
                                                                    (847) 733-8003                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        gatherings which are open to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              spontaneous song swaps and networking, as
                                                                    office@cmnonline.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  CMN members and non-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              well as in structured workshops and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          members alike.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              presentations, we expand our knowledge and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              reignite our spirits. Other resources maintained
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              on website.

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


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




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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Volunteers please                                Donations appreciated at:               Provide quality music instruction to        The school provides an opportunity for children
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                contact:                                                                                 children from low income families           from low-income families, ages 6-18, to receive
                                                                  Kristina Mitten Sanders,                                                                                                                                                                                                      Kristina Mitten Sanders                          Community Music School                  in order to enhance their lives through     individualized instruction and guidance from area
                                                                  Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                            919-832-0900                                     PO BOX 2545                             participation in the music community.       professionals and instructors in most orchestral
                                                                  Community Music School                                                                                                                                                                                                        kristina@cmsraleigh.or                           Raleigh, NC 27602                                                                   instruments in addition to piano and guitar. Each
Community Music School                www.cmsraleigh.org          PO Box 2545                     X                       X                                                                 X                          X                                                                        g                                                Attn: Development                                                                   half-hour lesson costs the student only one                     X         Raleigh, NC                   X                            X
                                                                  Raleigh, NC 27602                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  dollar. Also provides and repairs instruments for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Or contact Kristina Mitten Sanders at                                               the students to use free of charge. The school
                                                                  919-832-0900
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 919-832-0900 or                                                                     has increased its enrollment to a total of 185
                                                                  kristina@cmsraleigh.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 kristina@cmsraleigh.org                                                             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 confident
                                                             Academy Of Community Music                                                                                                                                                                                                         233-3020                                         http://www.academyofcommunitymu         people facing the challenges which often    by using music. Serving more than 1,200
Crescendo Music Program
                                www.academyofcommunitymusic. Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 sic.org/donors.htm                      come with cognitive and physical            children a year at Head Start and Early
The Academy of Community                                                                                                  X                                                                                            X                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X         Philadelphia, PA area         X                            X
                                            org              601 Bethlehem Pike                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          disability, aging, and economic             Intervention centers throughout the Philadelphia
Music                                                        Ft. Washington, PA 19034                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    disadvantage. Using music to                area.
                                                             215-233-3020                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                strengthen families and communities.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Various ways to contribute at:                                                      Provides music education through two divisions:
                                                                  Crowden Music Center
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 http://www.crowden.org/CMC/Giving                                                   Crowden Center for Music in the Community,
                                                                  1475 Rose Street (at                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           /ways-to-give.htm                                                                   offering lessons, classes, and camps for
                                                                  Sacramento)                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        students of all ages, and The Crowden School, a                           San Francisco Bay Area,
Crowden Music Center                   www.crowden.org            Berkeley, CA 94702-1255                                 X                                                                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                             unique day school for students in grades four                   X         California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X
                                                                  510 559-6910                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       through eight. Classes, workshops, rehearsals,
                                                                  info@crowden.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   concerts, and other events.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Instrument donations                                           Committed to inspiring and assisting the    Provides grants for other organizations, some of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          requested.                                                     growth and appreciation of music            whom focus on children's music, e.g., Little Kids
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         throughout the world. The focus is in the   Rock. Grant application process described on
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         areas of stringed musical instruments       website.
                                                                  (631) 439-3300                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         as well as band and orchestral
D'Addario Foundation            www.jdaddario.com/content/founda
                                                                                                                                                                                                          X                                                                                                                                                                              instruments, primarily through the                                                               X                    National                                                   X
for the Performing Arts (The)         tion/foundation.html       foundation@daddario.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 support of educational programs and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         events, as well as performance based
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         activities.


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


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 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                                                                   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.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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_hel in disadvantaged schools in order to            serving disadvantaged populations. Ensures that
                                                                  New York:                                                                                                                                                                                                                     resources to help raise                          p/ways_to_donate                    enhance students' academic                      every child receives quality music education at                           New York City, New York
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                awareness and funds.                                                                 performance and general development.            least once a week. Guides the integration of
                                                                  212-972-4788
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Contact Emily Estock                                                                                                                 music throughout the academic curriculum.                                 affiliates in:
                                                                  info@etmonline.org
Education Through Music                www.etmonline.org                                                                  X                                                                 X                                                                      X                            212-972-4788                                                                                                                         Works toward building the cultural and financial                X         Louisiana                     X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                eestock@ETMonline.or                                                                                                                 capacity of partner schools to sustain music                              California
                                                                  LA:                                                                                                                                                                                                                           g.                                                                                                                                   programs. Offers a wide range of professional
                                                                  310-739-6758                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       development services for teachers and school                              becoming more national
                                                                  info@etmla.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     leadership.


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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Wide range of expertise   Accepts donations of       Accepts monetary donations by        Provide abused and abandoned children       Funds special services and programs that assist
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      sought:                   various musical            credit card, check, cashier's check an alternative method of therapy through     the needs of abused and disadvantaged
                                                                    Lynn Mabry, CEO                                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://www.elevatehope.   instruments:               and money order:                     music and the arts.                         children. Supports existing programs through
                                                                    Elevate Hope Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                           org/support/volunteer.p   http://www.elevatehope.    http://www.elevatehope.org/support/i                                             monetary funding and in-kind donations e.g.
                                                                    3940 Laurel Canyon Blvd., PMB                                                                                                                                                                                                     hp                        org/support/index.php      ndex.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.


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

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


                                                                    FAME                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Foster and perpetuate creativity through Provide the resources for elementary students to
                                                                    PO Box 11843                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                multicultural arts education.            experience and participate in the creative via
FAME: Foundation for Art and                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             ongoing annual programs like the Visiting Artists,                            Fort Wayne and Northern
                                         www.famearts.org           Fort Wayne, IN 46861-1843                                   X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X         Indiana
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        X
Music in Elementary Education                                       260.471.FAME
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Fusion Concerts, a Summer Arts Camp and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         regional festivals.
                                                                    info@famearts.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volunteers invited to                                Via website:                        Provide opportunities for the enjoyment      Fine Arts Society Music Academy is a weekly
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      contact Laura Warren                                 https://app.etapestry.com/hosted/Th of classical music in central and to         after-school music education program for
                                                                    Laura Warren                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           eFineArtsSociety/OnlineGiving.html encourage the understanding and               children. Scholarship-based keyboard lessons,
                                                                    Fine Arts Society Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    appreciation of this art through             music theory, and classical listening are
Fine Arts Society Music Academy        http://www.fasindy.org       Academy                                                     X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                            education                                    provided to Indianapolis' economically                           X         Indianapolis, IN                    X                            X
                                                                    317-788-3291                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            disadvantaged elementary age students. Serves
                                                                    lwarren@fasindy.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     approximately 210 youth in 3rd through 7th
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            grades (ages 8-13).

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


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      info@famearts.org                                                                         Provide outstanding music education for     • Music Training Classes for Children 4 and up
                                                                    Florida Music Compendium, Inc.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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 all   Provides music lessons and other educational
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      lessons.                                             Kelly Ramsey                         wards of the court, by encouraging and      experiences for children who are wards of the
                                                                     For the Seventh Generation
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           For the Seventh Generation           coordinating volunteer participation by     court. Serves as a clearing house to match
                                                                     645 Griswold Suite 1356
                                  www.detroitlawyer.org/topic.jsp?to                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       645 Griswold Suite 1356              community organizations and                 those willing to volunteer their time, talent or
For the Seventh Generation                                           Detroit, MI 48226                                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Detroit, MI 48226                    individuals.                                instruments with children in need. A program of                  X         Detroit area, Michigan              X                            X
                                              picId=768              (313) 961-6120                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        (313) 961-6120                                                                   the Detroit Metropolitan Bar Association
                                                                     Kelly.Ramsey@3cc.co.wayne.m                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Kelly.Ramsey@3cc.co.wayne.mi.us                                                  Foundation
                                                                     i.us


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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   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 and
                                                                    Jennifer Hurley-Wales CEO                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      develop into important cultural leaders.   encourage participation in the arts. Training and
                                                                    From The Top Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          mentorship programs prepare young musicians
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              to connect with new audiences and serve as
From the Top                            www.fromthetop.org          295 Huntington Ave, Ste 201                               X                                                                 X                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       X                                                                                      X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              positive peer role models. Provides deserving
                                                                    Boston, MA 02115
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              young musicians with scholarships. Young
                                                                    (617) 437-0707                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Composer Project honorees appear on the radio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              show and are paired with a professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              composer for a one-on-one mentoring.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Encourage the use of music, literature,      Uses music to cross cultural, generational, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 and art as a means to help children of       ideological boundaries to raise awareness and
                                                                   The Foundation for Small                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      all ages come to believe in themselves       funds for national and international music and
                                                                   Voices                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Contributions welcome via website or as capable, creative, and                     mentoring programs for children. Reaches
                                http://www.foundationforsmallvoice 60 West 87th street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     via mail. Or, contribute via purchase compassionate individuals whose              children and their communities through several
The Foundation for Small Voices                                                                                               X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                  contributions to society make a              programs: Songwriting workshops, annual
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X                                                         X                            X
                                              s.org                1st floor                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               of Sounds of Small Voices CD at
                                                                   N.Y. 10024                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              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 aged
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Via the website using Paypal:     children who could not otherwise afford          children.
                                                                    Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     http://www.groundworkmusic.org/do it.
                                                                    The Groundwork Music Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           nate.htm or send donations to:
Groundwork Music Project             www.groundworkmusic.org        4201 Wilshire Pkwy.                                       X                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Groundwork Music Project                                                                                                                           X         Austin, Texas                        X                            X
                                                                    Austin, TX 78722                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       4201 Wilshire Pkwy
                                                                    361-646-5670                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Austin, TX 78722
                                                                    emilynfagan@hotmail.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Provide funding and resources for          Provide grant aid to nonprofit music programs
                                                                  Guitar Center Music Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   music programs across America so that      across America that offer music instruction so
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Donations used to help buy musical
                                                                  5795 Lindero Canyon Road                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         kids and adults alike will have an         that more people can experience the joys of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           instruments and fund musical
                                 www.guitarcentermusicfoundation. Westlake Village, CA 91362                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       opportunity to experience the joys of      making music. Provides collection of articles on
Guitar Center Music Foundation                                                                        X                                                       X                                               X                                                                                                                                            education programs for kids, adults     music, and educate the public on the       the benefits of music                                X                    National                                                          X
                                               org                (818) 735-8800, X 2112                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   and seniors. Donation appreciated
                                                                  info@guitarcentermusicfoundati                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   value of a musical education.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           via web or mail.
                                                                  on.org

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Coordinators to start    New or used guitars         • Cash contributions; may be            A Non-Profit Grant Program Bringing        GITC brings music into public elementary and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    regional programs                                      directed in any way                     Music with Guitars into the Elementary     middle schools by offering regular classroom
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Services/time                                        • In-kind donations, e.g., musical      School Classroom                           teachers free guitar, music education, song
                                                                    Guitars in The Classroom                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               accessories, sheet music, supplies,                                                leadership, and music integration lessons
                                                                    405 Escalona Drive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     other items                                                                        through regionally based programs. Guitars in                             Headquartered in California
Guitars in the Classroom           www.guitarsintheclassroom.com    Santa Cruz, CA 95060              X                                                       X                                                                                                        X                                                                                                                                                                      the Classroom jumpstarts regional programs by        X                                                                                      X
                                                                    (831) 458-2239                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            providing guitar and music education curriculum,                          operates nationally
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              guitars, guitar accessories, and ongoing
                                                                    muzikidz@cruzio.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              guidance for GITC facilitators and instructors.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Teachers to start guitar                               Obtains generous donations from                                                    Along with NAMM and MENC, provides program
                                                                    GAMA The Guitar &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    programs in their                                      member companies                                                                   to train teachers to start guitar programs in
                                                                    Accessories Marketing                                                                                                                                                                                                           schools.                                                                                                                                  middle and high schools. Provides tuition for
                                                                    Association                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               summer guitar workshop and a guitar to
GAMA- Guitar & Accessories
                                      www.discoverguitar.com        PO Box 757                        X                       X                                                                 X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                               teachers who start a guitar program in their         X                    National
Marketing Association                                               New York, NY 10033                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        school. Also provides grants to another
                                                                    212-795-3630                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              organization, Guitars in the classroom.
                                                                    AssnHdqs@earthlink.net
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Start a chapter/affiliate Focus on guitars; also     Donate through Paypal on website or     To provide guitars and lessons to foster We teach boys and girls ages 8 to 18 how to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Volunteer teach           accept all other musical   send your donation directly to          children and other youth at risk,          play in weekly classes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Assist teachers           instruments                Guitars not Guns PO Box 9602 San        regardless of ability to pay. We also
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Legal assistance                                     Jose, CA 95008. $100 buys a good        provide mentoring of children by inviting                                                                            Currently in California but in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Write/run promotions                                 quality beginner acoustic guitar. All   professional musicians, teachers,                                                                                    process of opening chapters
Guitars not Guns                       www.guitarsnotguns.org       guitarsnotguns@aol.com            X                       X                               X                                                                                                        X                            • Many other- see                                      donations are appreciated regardless    entertainers, producers and other music                                                                    X         in other states. Seeking             X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    website                                                of amount.                              related professionals speak to the                                                                                   those interested in opening
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   children to make them aware of the                                                                                   chapters
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   opportunities a life in music can provide.




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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




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                                                                                                                                                                                                Scholarships




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



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

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

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


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


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


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




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                  Provides Instruments




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             Name                       On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers                Instruments                     Donations                                  Mission                                     What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • For program and office Seeks musical             • Seeks donations via online, phone,   The International House of Blues          Foundation programs explore the history, art and                            Hq in Hollywood, California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   activities               instruments from          or mail. Details:                      Foundation (IHOBF) is dedicated to        music of the blues and demonstrate the vast
                                                                 Intl House of Blues Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Musicians to provide corporate sponsors          www.ihobf.org/get_involved/get_invol   bringing the arts to schools and          influence of the blues on contemporary music                                chapters in:
                                                                 6255 Sunset Blvd., 18th Floor                                                                                                                                                                                                     special classes, share                             vedDonate.html                         communities through programs that         and culture. Supports youth participation in the                            Anaheim, California
                                                                 Hollywood, CA 90028                                                                                                                                                                                                               personal & professional                            • Sponsorship is also sought on        increase public awareness of African      arts by providing resources for music and art                               Atlantic City, New Jersey
Intl House of Blues Foundation          www.ihobf.org                                                X                       X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X                                                      X                            X
                                                                 323-769-4901                                                                                                                                                                                                                      stories.                                           local, regional and national levels.   American contributions to American        programs for under served youth populations.                                Chicago, Illinois
                                                                 ihobfnational@hob.com                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       culture                                   Awards scholarships each year to college bound                              Cleveland, Ohio
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       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
                                                                 Guitar Festival                                                                                                                                                                                                                   (318) 222-7403                                     (318) 222-7403                         technical training, music lessons and     Festival, raising money to provide free guitars,
                                                                 James Burton Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                           jlandry@downtownshre                               jlandry@downtownshreveport.com         free guitars to young musicians.          music lessons, and related training to young
James Burton Foundation           www.jamesburtonmusic.com                                           X                       X                                                                                                                                                                     veport.com                                         jamesburtonfest@aol.com                                                          musicians                                              X                    National                          X                            X
                                                                 714 Elvis Presley Avenue
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   jamesburtonfest@aol.c
                                                                 Shreveport, LA 71101
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   om
                                                                 (318) 424-5000
                                                                 (800) 795-1764                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Instruments donated by http://www.jimihendrixfoundation.co     Giving children the opportunity to        Provide new musical instruments to children who
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              companies or           m/donate.php                            discover enriching and creative outlets   have an interest in learning to play, and who
                                                                 James Marshall Hendrix                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       purchased via your                                             of expression through music and art.      could neither afford an instrument, nor lessons.
                                                                 Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   donations                                                      Teaching the values of dedication and     Children choose an instrument and take
Jimi Hendrix Foundation          www.jimihendrixfoundation.com   PO Box 78689                        X                       X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                             perseverance, instilling confidence in    subsidized lessons at the JMH Foundation. After        X                    National                          X                            X
                                                                 Seattle, WA 98178                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           the children through positive             six months, children who continue to practice
                                                                 (425) 430-2800                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              reinforcement.                            and show improvement keep their instruments.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Online via credit card on website or   Dedicated to helping underprivileged         Awards: Musical education curriculums will be
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      mail to:                               children in their pursuit of originality and funded by the JEF. Competition winners will
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      P O Box 07135                          excellence in the field of music.            receive music scholarships, record contracts,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Ft. Myers, FL 33919                                                                 musical instruments or recording time in a major
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      239-482-6880                                                                        studio.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Fund Raising: Auctions featuring celebrity
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          donations. Concerts, dinners and other celebrity
John Entwhistle Foundation           www.johnentwistle.org       jefoundation @ aol.com              X                                                                                         X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                            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/ver Provide quality music education              Lessons and instruments are provided to
                                                                 The Joy of Music Youth Music                                                                                                                                                                                                      musical instruction,                               3/?id=w014802                       programs for financially disadvantaged       disadvantaged and/or at-risk kids at no charge.
                                                                 School                                                                                                                                                                                                                            front desk,                                                                            youth.                                       A variety of programs including classes,
                                                                 1209 Euclid Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                maintenance, website                                                                                                                instruction, band, outreach, summer camp, and
                                                                 Knoxville, TN 37921                                                                                                                                                                                                               updates, graphic                                                                                                                    other programs are offered.
The Joy of Music Youth Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       design, and other roles.
                                   www.joyofmusicschool.org       (865) 525-6806                     X                       X                                                                 X                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              X         Knoxville, Tennessee              X                            X
School
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   info@joyofmusicschool.
                                                                 Francis Graffeo
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   org
                                                                 Executive Director (x101)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   865-525-6808
                                                                 graffeo@joyofmusicschool.org

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   In exchange for the free                           www.fendermuseum.com/kidsrockfr                                                  The Fender Center currently offers professional
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   lessons, parents) either                           ee.html                                                                          caliber performing arts education and instruction
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   volunteer their time or                                                                                                             to children, ranging in ages from 7 – 17 years
                                                             Fender Museum of Music and                                                                                                                                                                                                            sell raffle tickets.                                                                                                                old, through the Kids Rock Free® Educational
                                                             the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Program. This program provides free and low
Kids Rock Free- Fender Museum www.fendermuseum.com/kidsrockf Attn: Kids Rock Free® Program                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             cost musical instruction education including                                Corona, California
                                                                                                                             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                                                                        X
of the Arts Foundation                reeedupro.html         365 N. Main Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        piano, guitar, bass guitar, vocal performance,                              greater Los Angeles area
                                                             Corona, CA 92880                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          drums and combo band.
                                                             (951) 735-2440




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                          Provides Instruments




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              Name                         On the Web At                            Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers               Instruments                      Donations                                     Mission                                        What it Does                                               Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Band Instruments.                                                                                                LINKS gathers instruments and places them
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Donate your used                                                                                                 with needy children in local elementary, middle
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     instrument to a                                                                                                  and high school bands and orchestras, as well
                                                                        Buddy Roger's Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          promising young                                                                                                  as with students in the College-Conservatory of
                                  www.joinband.com/retailer/articles/   (513) 728-6000 ext.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          musician who cannot                                                                                              Music Preparatory Department. Qualified
                                                                        cwhyte@buddyrogers.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          afford to rent or                                                                                                students are identified by their school's music
LINKS: Lonely Instruments for     ret_articles.asp?storeID=DGTACR
                                                                               -or-                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                       purchase one of their                                                                                            teacher and a LINKS scholarship application is                   X         Cincinnati, OH area             X                            X
Needy Kids                        670DVT8JWC5RL3RW5KCER34R              University of Cincinnati                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     own. See website.                                                                                                submitted in the student's name. The instrument
                                            49&MenuID=443               Conservatory of Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         can be new, used, and even in adequate
                                                                        (513) 556-2100                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                condition. Buddy Roger's Music generously
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      donates the time to carefully restore, tune and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      clean each instrument.

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 more planned

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Seeking volunteers to                             Direct donations and memberships           Maintain a vibrant organization               Creates and presents the annual Madison Area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           work on projects, be                              encouraged. The cost of becoming a         committed to the expansion of all forms       Music Awards ceremony, with the purpose of (I)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           ushers and other roles.                           member of the MAMAs is $5 and              of musical education in the Madison,          raising public awareness of the need to preserve
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           To volunteer:                                     entitles the donor to participate in the   Wisconsin metro area.                         and support the existence of music education in
                                                                        Rick Tvedt                                                                                                                                                                                                                         608.250.2565.                                     voting and nomination process 100%                                                       our public schools, (II) encourage and promote
                                                                        Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   of the $5 membership to the MAMAs                                                        the advancement of young musicians and others
                                                                        836 East Johnson Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              will be donated directly to the                                                          in the Madison area by recognizing their musical
MAMA: Madison Area Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     Madison Metropolitan School District                                                     achievements, (III) provide an opportunity for
                                         www.themamas.org               Madison, WI 53703                                                                                                                            X            X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    X         Madison area, Wisconsin                                      X
Awards                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                young musicians who are interested in pursuing
                                                                        (608) 250-2565                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                careers in music to learn about the music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      industry, and (IV) provide a forum for young
                                                                        rick@rickscafe.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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/information/infoserv/Aid.html                                       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 that        collaboration with MetLife Foundation. The
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        all people may participate in the arts        program makes available free, private and group
                                                                   National Guild of Community                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          according to their interests and abilities.   music instruction to middle school children from
                                                                   Schools of the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We support the creation and                   underserved communities in 10 cities.
MetLife Music Project- National                                    520 8th Ave Suite 302                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                development of community schools of           Instruction is provided by artist/faculty on a
                                  www.nationalguild.org/programs/m
Guild of Community Schools of                                      New York, NY 10018                                                X                                                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                  the arts by providing research and            weekly basis during non-school hours                  X                    National                        X
                                           etlifeyouth.htm         (212) 268-3995                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       information resources, professional           throughout the year. Each participating site
the Arts
                                                                   jonathanherman@nationalguild.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        development and networking                    received a $10,000 grant to fund its activities,
                                                                   org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  opportunities, advocacy, and high-profile     renewable for an additional two years.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        leadership.




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                National
                                                                                                                                                                                                             Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Seeks                      Seeks                          Seeks
             Name                       On the Web At                       Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers                Instruments                      Donations                                 Mission                                      What it Does                                                 Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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 throughout
                                                                 Midori & Friends                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     ate                                 New York City's public school system          New York City, providing musical opportunities
                                                                 352 Seventh Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     for children, regardless of their ability, education,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        or economic background. Programs and
                                                                 New York, NY 10001
Midori & Friends                   www.harmony-project.org                                                                   X                                                                 X                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                             projects are extensive, and include basics of                       X         New York City, New York            X                            X
                                                                 212 767-1300
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music, instrumental, and vocal instruction in
                                                                 music@midoriandfriends.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             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 8-12
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   music instructors                                  donations, and free online advertising lifelong appreciation for music making.    year old children who don't have music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      help us inspire students to fall in love                                          education during school hours
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      with making music. Tax deductible                                                 • Give motivational music presentations &
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      donations accepted at                                                             performances to high school and college
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      http://www.mimamusic.org/donate.ht                                                students.
                                                                 MIMA Music, Inc.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     m                                                                                 • Host group jam sessions, drum sessions, and
                                                                 P.O. Box 322                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           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.

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      All contributions tax deductible and Bringing the universal value of music to Hosts events (such as The Wee Rock Music
                                                                 Mission 4 Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      go to Guitars in the Classroom to    all generations.                         Festival) that raise awareness and funds to
                                                                 PO Box 83687                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         start a GITC program in San Diego                                             invigorate music education in the public schools.
Mission 4 Music                    www.mission4music.org         San Diego, CA 92138                                                                         X                                               X                                                                                                                                        city schools.                                                                                                                                        X          San Diego County, California                                    X
                                                                 760-207-6850                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         http://www.mission4music.org/donat
                                                                 info@mission4music.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               e.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 the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • for details:                                     think about it:                                                                   band, as well as the production of the Phish
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   /www.mockingbirdfound                              http://www.mockingbirdfoundation.or                                               tribute album Sharin' in the Groove. All
                                                                 10 Railroad Place, Suite 502
Mockingbird Foundation (The)    www.mockingbirdfoundation.org/                                                                                                                                               X                                                                                     ation.org/mvc.html                                 g/donations/                                                                      Foundation revenues support music education              X                    National                           X                            X
                                                                 Saratoga Springs, NY 12866                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • mail check or money order payable                                               for children and are donated to tax-exempt
                                                                 mockingbird@mbird.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                to the Mockingbird Foundation, to c/o                                             organizations
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      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 a
                                                                 Alicia Keim                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Tampa, FL 33602                                                                   full tuition music scholarship to the University of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Or contact Alica Keim (813) 920-                                                  South Florida to four talented Hillsborough                                   Hillsborough County
The Molly Brown Foundation      www.mollybrownfoundation.org     (813) 920-1981                      X                                                                                         X             X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             X          (Tampa area, Florida)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      1981                                                                              County public school graduates majoring in
                                                                 aliciakeim@tampabay.rr.com
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music or music education. Special scholarships
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        for the study of jazz. Other programs.


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




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                                                                                                                 Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                              Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                          Provides Instruments




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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 donate, see: www.music-for-          The Music for All Foundation is             Music for All invests in five primary areas:
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                all.org/donate.asp                      committed to expanding the role of          • Projects that expand access to public school
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music and the arts in education, to         music and arts programs
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        heightening the public’s appreciation of    • Scientific research that explores the benefits of
                                                         Music for All, Inc                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             the value of music and arts education,      music education
                                                         16 Mount Bethel Road, Suite                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    and to creating a positive environment      • Advocacy and public awareness efforts to
                                                         202                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            for the arts through societal change.       support music and arts education
                                                         Warren, NJ 07059-5604                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      • Activities that encourage positive media
The Music for All Foundation     www.music-for-all.org                                                                                               X                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                              coverage of the role music and arts education          X                    National                          X                            X
                                                          908-542-9396
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    plays in society
                                                         317-636-2263
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • National strategic efforts to create a positive
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    environment to support music and the arts in
                                                         info@music-for-all.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     education and our communities.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Donations are first recommended by their
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    National Board of Advisors and then reviewed for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    approval by the Board

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           To help at hospitals                                 Via website or mail:                 Help lift the spirits of critically ill or     Hospital volunteers take a cart of musical joy
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                http://musicforacure.org/donate/dona financially underprivileged children by        throughout the wards and offer musical
                                                         Aaron McKown - President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               te.html                              giving them the gift of music, giving          instruments, CD players and CDs to the children
                                                         3901 Westerly Place Suite 201                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               inspiration, hope, and happiness.              to use while they undergo treatment. Provides
                                                         Newport Beach, CA 92660                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    support for music therapy with instruments and
Music For a Cure                 www.musicforacure.org                                       X                       X                                                                                                                      X                                                                                                                                                                                       funding. Fulfills individual wishes regardless of                X          Los Angeles, California           X                            X
                                                         949-251-1809
                                                         info@musicforacure.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     location, facilitating lessons, obtaining an
                                                         amckown@musicforacure.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  instrument, and in other ways.



                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Coordinators to start       • Used musical           Money: tax-deductible cash              Dedicated to making the joy of music        Seeks the donation of used musical instruments                              Hq in St. Louis, Missouri
                                                         Terry Perkins                                                                                                                                                                                                                     regional chapters           instruments from         donations will be accepted to pay for   accessible to every child. Collects and     from individuals and new instruments from
                                                         The Sheldon Concert Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      individuals              the cost of instrument repair and the   distributes instruments to music            manufacturers and distributors. MFLA then                                   additional chapters in:
                                                         3648 Washington Ave                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • New instruments from   purchase of musical accessories         programs for the underserved and at-        refurbishes the instruments if necessary, and                               Columbia, Missouri
Music For Lifelong Achievement   www.supportmfla.org                                         X                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Mfrs and distrs          such as strings, reeds and sheet        risk children.                              provides them free of charge to school and             X                    Columbus, Ohio                    X                            X
                                                         St. Louis, MO 63122
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                music                                                                               community music programs serving                                            Eastern Tennessee
                                                         tperkins@sheldonconcerthall.or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    disadvantaged young people.                                                 Hartford, Connecticut
                                                         g
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Nashville, Tennessee
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                Northern California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           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 education            "Roving Docents" which visit schools introducing
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           includes music theory,                                                                program in elementary schools.                     children to a variety of instruments and give
                                                         Music For Minors                                                                                                                                                                                                                  history, education, and                                                                                                                  presentations that focus on their particular
                                                         883 N. Shoreline Blvd. C120                                                                                                                                                                                                       classroom management                                                                                                                     specialty, e.g., the physics behind instruments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                San Mateo and Santa Clara
Music For Minors                     www.mfm.org         Mountain View, CA 94043                                     X                                                                                                                                        X                            techniques. Trained                                                                                                                      and acoustics called "Blow Bang & Twang".                        X                                                                         X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                counties, California
                                                         (650)237-9130                                                                                                                                                                                                                     volunteers are placed in
                                                         kate@mfm.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                      schools.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           http://www.mfm.org/Vol
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           unteer.htm




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Delivering music education to children      Provides, via a paid 'internship' opportunity for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        and teens and connecting exceptional        our aspiring Music/FA educators, music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        music educators with children and teens     instructors from academic institutions into
                                                         MusicForSuzy                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   in child care and youth development         childcare centers and Boys and Girls Clubs.
                                                         P.O. Box 9186                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  centers.                                    Utilizes existing academic institutions and their
                                                                                                                     X                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Music/Fine Arts programs. MFS is funded in                       X                                                                         X
Music For Suzy                   www.musicforsuzy.com    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


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           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 music       • Percussion program as therapeutic intervention
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Professional              off points designated on 0.shtml                                 education for youth in schools and in the   for at-risk youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           musicians                   website.                                                         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                                            X                            X
                                                         San Francisco, CA 94104                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                California
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Transcriber                                                                                                                            • Research-based curricular and assessment
                                                         (415) 392-9010
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Mentors                                                                                                                                practices
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Many other needs                                                                                                                       • Training workshops and courses music as
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           E-mail or call us at 415-                                                                                                                therapeutic intervention.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           392-9010                                                                                                                                 • Instruments
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Scholarships & grants




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          National
                                                                                                                                                                                                        Grants
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Seeks                      Seeks                           Seeks
               Name                  On the Web At                     Contact                                                                                                                                                                                                                    Volunteers                Instruments                       Donations                                 Mission                                     What it Does                                                Region Served
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Volunteer at concerts or Stringed instruments,       By sending a check to: 232 St. John    Inspire and empower urban youth by        Guidance and training provided by the Vinca
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              other events             bows, instrument            Street, 1st Flr, New Haven, CT         making music education and                String Quartet. Offers free in-school and after-
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       cases, music stands,        06511                                  performance accessible to children from   school programs for the youth of under-served
                                                            Music Haven                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                accessories, or music.      or via the web at:                     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                   http://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


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   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 Guitar
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   web                                                                              CEO Henry Juszkiewicz to raise funds to
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • Via purchase of Music Rising t-                                                replace the lost instruments and accessories of
                                                            Music Rising Application                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               shirt                                                                            the musicians affected by the hurricanes that
                                                            1904 Wedgewood Ave.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    • Via purchase of special edition                                                devastated the Gulf Coast region. Eligibility for
                            www.grammy.com/musicares/musi                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       Hurricane devastated Gulf
Music Rising                                              Nashville, TN 37212                   X                                                                                                       X                                                                                                                                          Gibson guitar at Guitar Center                                                   Music Rising grants will be managed by the                        X                                                                            X
                                      crising/                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Coast region Louisiana
                                                          (877) 626-2748                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            MusiCares Foundation. Fund raising via direct
                                                            (615) 327-0050                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          contribution, sale of Music Rising T-shirt, and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    the sale of limited edition Gibson guitar available
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    through Guitar Center stores.


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


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              In the office or at benefit New or used              • monetary donation                   Providing music therapy for children       Funding "out patient" music therapy programs at
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              events                      instruments sought for   • online                              with illnesses or disabilities.            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 Tampa
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   store                                                                            primary focus on providing group therapy                                    Bay, Florida area.
                                                            Ted Wagner                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • merchandise, new or used musical                                               programs at dedicated children's hospitals. We
                                                             6550 1st. Ave N. Suite F                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              instruments, services, and products                                              also provide children, who would not otherwise                              Long term plans: make
                                                            St. Petersburg, FL 33710                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               for silent auction and for the MSM                                               be able to afford them, with the special
Music Sweet Music, Inc         www.musicsweetmusic.org                                          X                                                                                                       X                                      X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      X         instrument and music therapy                                       X
                                                            (727) 381-9095                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         store                                                                            instruments used in music therapy.                                          programs available to any of
                                                            musicsweetmusic@earthlink.net                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          • donating a portion of proceeds from                                                                                                                        the forty-five or so children's
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   anything you sell on eBay                                                                                                                                    hospitals in the country that
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   • for details:                                                                                                                                               currently do not have them.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   www.musicsweetmusic.org/wst_pag
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   e3.html

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              If you'd like to donate   Contact Kristin            www.supporttmf.org/donate.html         Partner with elementary schools to        A weekly, 45 minute music education program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              your time or your know    Thibedeau at 818-705-                                             provide students the opportunity to       designed to teach students how to recognize
                                                            Kristin Thibedeau                                                                                                                                                                                                                 how, etc., then please    1754                                                              make academic advancement through         and write musical notes, understand and
                                                            The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation                                                                                                                                                                                                         contact Kristin                                                                             studying music, with goals of teaching    duplicate rhythms, and play patterns on a
The M.U.S.I.C. Foundation         www.supporttmf.org        18745 Hatteras St., #48                                     X                                                                                                                                                                     Thibedeau at 818-705-                                                                       music as a discipline, integrating the    keyboard. Instructors are professional musicians                  X         Los Angeles area, California          X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              1754                                                                                        music curriculum with classroom           and core classroom teachers are trained in how
                                                            Tarzana, CA 91356
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          learning, and educate teachers so that    to use music in their classrooms to enhance
                                                            818-705-1754
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          they can utilize music in their daily     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                                                                                                                                                                                          http://www.musicfriends.org/store.ht   school music programs through             newsletter to keep you current. Sponsored by
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           X                    National
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   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 U.S.
                                                            507 Arlington St.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and Canada. After training, our teachers form
Musikgarten                       www.musikgarten.org                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                                         X                    National
                                                            Greensboro, NC 27406                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    independent studios of their own to teach
                                                            800-216-6864                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            children (and their parents) the benefits of early
                                                            info@musikgarten.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    childhood music and movement.


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




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


                                                                    National Endowment for the Arts                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          Online or via mail:                     The National Endowment for the Arts        Provides grants to other organizations in support
                                                                    1100 Pennsylvania Ave NW                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 www.arts.gov/support                    enriches our Nation and its diverse        of many musical activities, some for children.
                                                                    Washington, DC 20506-0001                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        cultural heritage by supporting works of     www.nea.gov/grants
NEA - National Endowment for                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         artistic excellence, advancing learning in
                                            www.arts.gov            202-682-5400                                                                                                                                  X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     X                    National
the Arts                                                            webmgr@arts.endow.gov
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     the arts, and strengthening the arts in
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     communities throughout the country.
                                                                    www.arts.gov/about/ContactUs.
                                                                    html
                                                                    Jonathan Herman, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Your gift will directly support the     Advance high-quality, community-based        Provides programs and services to community
                                                                    Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 programs and services to community      arts education so that all people may        schools of the arts throughout the country,
                                                                    National Guild of Community                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              schools of the arts throughout the      participate in the arts according to their   including training school executives and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             country. Donate online at               interests and abilities. Support the         trustees, providing support for start-up
                                                                    Schools of the Arts
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             http://www.nationalguild.org/funders.   creation and development of community        institutions and offering grants and technical
National Guild of Community                                         520 8th Avenue, Suite 302
                                        www.nationalguild.org                                                                     X                               X                                               X                                                                                                                                          htm#HelpUs or call the Guild at 212-    schools of the arts by providing             assistance to strengthen member schools.              X                    National                                                     X
Schools of the Arts                                                 New York, NY 10018                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       268-3337.                               research and information resources,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     professional development and
                                                                    212-268-3337                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     networking opportunities, advocacy, and
                                                                    jonathanherman@nationalguild.                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    high-profile leadership
                                                                    org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Your time at our office,                           • Credit Card via                    Provides quality music instruction and          Provides In-School, After-School, and Teacher
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        or at events                                         www.networkforgood.org               teacher development in an environment           Education programs. the After-School Program
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        • Donate creative or                                 • Check made payable to Opus 118 that nurtures excellence and creativity.            is open to adults and pre-schoolers. Tuition and
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                        professional services                                (send to: 103 East 125th Street, 7th                                                 fees are based on a ―Sliding Scale.‖ Over 75%
                                                                    Opus 118 Harlem School of                                                                                                                                                                                                           • Become a corporate                                 Floor                                                                                of our students received more than 50% financial
                                                                    Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                               partner and adopt a                                  • New York, NY 10035)                                                                aid in the After-School Program. For the more
Opus 118                                  www.opus118.org           103 East 125th Street, 7th Floor                              X                                                                 X                          X                                                                        school or several                                    • Donation of Stock or Securities                                                    than 500 students in our In-School Program, the                  X         New York City, New York         X                            X
                                                                    New York, New York 10035                                                                                                                                                                                                            schools                                              • Matching Gift through your                                                         cost of their lessons is completely free.
                                                                    mail@opus118.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Employer
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Endowed fund or scholarship,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Participate as a corporate sponsor
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             • Planned gift via estate planning


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




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




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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  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                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          understanding of the universe              process
                                                                   900                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    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
                                                                   info@pgafamilyfoundation.org                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Washington
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             discoveries that expand our understanding of the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             universe

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



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

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Volunteers welcome to       Looking for quality       Contact Mary Jaffee, Executive        Project STEP (String Training and          Primary initiative trains talented children of color
                                                                   Ms. Leigh Creighton, Executive                                                                                                                                                                                                     assist with events to       fractional-sized          Director, by phone at 617-267-5777,   Educational Program for Students of        ages 6-18 as violinists, violists, cellists and
                                                                   Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                           help arrange                instruments - half-sized or marysjaffee@projectstep.org         Color) prepares highly talented students   bassists. Another program augments and
                                                                   Project STEP                                                                                                                                                                                                                       refreshments, welcome       violins, and small violas                                       of color for careers in the classical      enriches the music education program in the
                                                                   Symphony Hall                                                                                                                                                                                                                      guests at the door, and     and cellos. Contact                                             music profession. The program              Boston Public and Catholic schools for
Project STEP                        http://www.projectstep.org/                                         X                       X                                                                 X                          X                                                                        hand out programs and       Jennifer Lee, Program                                           identifies, trains, educates and guides    approximately 80 kindergarten students each                        X         Greater Boston MA area                X                            X
                                                                   301 Massachusetts Avenue
                                                                   Boston, MA 02115                                                                                                                                                                                                                   other materials. Contact    and Development                                                 students for careers as classical music    year, and identifies promising young students of
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Jennifer Lee at 617-267-    Coordinator, at 617-267-                                        soloists, teachers, chamber music          color and encourages them to begin music
                                                                   617-267-5777
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      5777 or                     5777, or                                                        performers and orchestra members.          lessons at an early age.
                                                                   info@projectstep.org                                                                                                                                                                                                               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, or   keyboards. Old, new,                                                                                       discipline.
Rawkstars                              www.rawkstars.org                                                X                       X                                                                 X             X                                                                                     in a some other way:        novice, advanced,                                                                                                                                                  X                    National                              X                            X
                                                                   P.O. Box 2732
                                                                   Quincy, MA 02718                                                                                                                                                                                                                   http://rawkstars.org/ho     slightly-used or well
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      me-volunteer.do             worn — no donation will
                                                                   jjacobs@rawkstars.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  go unused.


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




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


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

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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   For support of our         Guitars, drumsticks...     Support Rock For Kids via a            Rock for Kids provides support,              Youth Jam program brings quality music
                                                                 Rock For Kids
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   events, programs and       you name it, we want it.   monetary donation, and/or sponsor a    inspiration and assistance to children       education to homeless and underprivileged
                                                                 314 W. Institute                                                                                                                                                                                                                  organizational needs.      Call Rock For Kids at      kid in Youth Jam:                      that are homeless or in need.                children by providing free music lessons in a
                                                                 Chicago, IL 60610                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            312.255.9454               www.rockforkids.org/donate/donate.     Committed to the dignity of our children,    safe and constructive environment. Youth Jam
                                                                 312.255.9454                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            htmlSponsor a Child                    Rock For Kids works with families and        provides opportunities for children to improve
Rock For Kids                         www.rockforkids.org                                            X                       X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X         Chicago, Illinois               X                            X
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                organizations to positively impact and       their self-esteem and gain confidence while
                                                                 Michael Nameche                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                celebrate young lives.                       having fun and expressing themselves through
                                                                 Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          music.
                                                                 michael@rockforkids.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   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/donation    Phoenix with the gift of music,              served youth in string instruments, piano, guitar,
                                                                 Rosie's House: A Music                                                                                                                                                                                                            decorating,                also sought; contact       s.asp                                  enhancing their daily lives by providing     brass, and woodwind instruments, a variety of
                                                                 Academy For Children                                                                                                                                                                                                              landscaping, organizing,   info@rosieshouse.org       Or by mail.                            direction, stability and tools for future    ensembles (including chorus), and, in addition,
                                                                 527 W. Pima Street                                                                                                                                                                                                                grant writing, event                                   Rosie’s House                         success                                      performance opportunities for all. Instrument
Rosie's House                         www.rosieshouse.org                                            X                       X                                                                                            X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   X         Phoenix, Arizona                X                            X
                                                                 Phoenix, Arizona, 85003                                                                                                                                                                                                           hosting, corporate                                     527 West Pima Street                                                               loans are provided to each student.
                                                                 (602) 252-8475                                                                                                                                                                                                                    networking, and                                        Phoenix, AZ 85003
                                                                 dana@rosieshouse.org                                                                                                                                                                                                              individual fundraising.


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         The Community Foundation of            Provide assistance to children enrolling     Provides Kindermusik At Home Materials and/or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         Greater Greensboro, a non-profit       in Kindermusik. Kindermusik is a             tuition to children who are physically or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         permanent fund, is the vehicle by      corporation offering music classes           emotionally challenged, who are financially or
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         which donors contribute to and         structured around singing, games,            educationally disadvantaged, who have physical
Ruth D. Anderson Kindermusik® http://www.kindermusikeducators.c                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          support the Ruth D. Anderson           movement to music, and listening             disabilities, or who have lost a parent.
                                                                Via website                                                  X                                                                 X                                                                      X                                                                                                                                                                                                                            X                                                    X                            X
Children's Fund                   om/new/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 school Maintains a school music advocacy resource
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                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.




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                                                                                                                              Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                      Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                                       Provides Instruments




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

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



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



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


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

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

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


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

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               Building a proactive and unified             SupportMusic.com is a public service initiative
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               approach to federal, state and local level   that impacts resolve and support for music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               advocacy for music education as a core       education in local communities around the
                                                                   Sandra Kilpatrick Jordan                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    academic subject in schools.                 United States. This advocacy effort now unites
                                                                   5790 Armada Dr                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           over 80 national and regional organizations
                                                                                                                                                                 X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          seeking to improve access and opportunity in         X
Support Music                        www.supportmusic.com          Carlsbad, CA 92008                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 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 support    Strengthen and restore music education       Conducts the "Don't Mess with Texas Music"
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       implement music                                  TMP by purchasing "Don't Mess with     to Texas schools. Raise awareness of         public awareness/education program which
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       education awareness                              Texas Music" CDs or T-shirts. With     the benefits of music education and the      includes our exclusive series of CDs; distributes
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       and fundraising efforts                          any donation you will receive a free   related needs of schools; build capacity     grants for music education to schools and
                                                                   Michael Clay, Executive Director                                                                                                                                                                                                    in your local community.                         ―Don’t Mess with Texas Music‖ CD.      and funding for music education in local     communities in need; consults and plans with
                                                                   Texas Music Project                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Contact:                                                                                communities and schools; and enable          local communities to build longer-term programs
Texas Music Project                www.texasmusicproject.com                                                                                                     X                                               X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X         All Texas                                                        X
                                                                   817-329-2039                                                                                                                                                                                                                        Volunteer@texasmusic                                                                    more informed decision-making among          to sustain music education in schools; and
                                                                   info@texasmusicproject.org                                                                                                                                                                                                          project.org                                                                             decision makers at both the state and        creates customized events and programs for
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                               local levels.                                companies interested in supporting music
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            education while building their brands through
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            Texas music marketing.

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




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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
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  Musician volunteers to                              By mail or web; see                    Making quality music instruction               Instruction provided by volunteer faculty of
                                                                Lynn Adelman
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  donate teaching time                                https://www.vision3secure.com/wos available to children from low income               musicians from the Nashville music scene. Over
                                                                W.O. Smith
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  and efforts.                                        mith.org/cgi-local/online_donations.pl families. Encouraging student                  500 courses, including introductory classes,
                                                                Nashville Community Music                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    participation in the cultural life of the      individual and group lessons in all band and
                                                                School                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       community.                                     orchestra instruments, piano, guitar and voice.
                                                                1414-1416 Edgehill Avenue                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Provides computer assisted instruction. Three
W. O. Smith Music School               www.wosmith.org                                                                      X                                                                 X                          X                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                X         Nashville area, Tennessee          X X
                                                                P.O. Box 121348                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                             choirs, string ensemble, wind band, and other
                                                                Nashville, TN 37212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                         performing groups for ensemble experience. A
                                                                (615) 255-8355                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              week long resident summer music camp.

                                                                info@wosmith.org
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Piano/keyboard, violin, Accepts donations online at website:                                                  During the String Academy's first decade, the
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              viola, cello, string bass, ymf.org/about/donate.php                                                           Inner City Music Program has funded
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              flute, piccolo, clarinet,                                                                                     approximately 15 to 30 students annually.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              bass clarinet, Eb                                                                                             Outreach programs in two inner city schools
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              clarinet, alto clarinet,                                                                                      (Albert Kagel and Wisconsin Avenue Elementary
                                                                310-859-7668
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              oboe, English horn,                                                                                           Schools) bring music training directly to the
Young Musician's Foundation              www.ymf.org            195 South Beverly Dr Suite 414      X                                                                                         X                          X                                           X                                                        bassoon, contra                                                                                               children.
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                          X         Southern California                X
                                                                Beverly Hills, CA 90212                                                                                                                                                                                                                                       bassoon, French horn,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              trumpet, trombone,
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              tuba, and all percussion


                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  We need your help for                               Donations can be made conveniently Create an environment in which all                 Main activities: 1) Our General Music Education
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  particular events as well                           via charge card at the YMOC        young individuals and their families have          Program 2) Neighborhood Program and 3)
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  as on ongoing day-by-                               website.                           the opportunity and support to obtain              Grandchildren to Grandparents Program, a fund-
                                                                Nina Krane Barber
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  day operations. Please                                                                 music education, develop and polish                raising performance event.
                                                                President                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                           Corona, California
Young Musicians Opportunity of                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                    contact us by e-mail                                                                   their musical talents, and contribute
                                         www.ymoc.org           7620 E. Cornell Avenue                                      X                                                                                            X                                                                        elena@ymoc.org or by                                                                   acquired skills to the community.                                                                                X         greater Los Angeles,                                            X
Colorado                                                        Denver CO 80231                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                     California area
                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  phone (303) 750-1553
                                                                (720)-810-5440                                                                                                                                                                                                                    to apply.



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




To be continued…


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                                                                               Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




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




                                                                                                                                             Performance Opportunities
                         Provides Instruments




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


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                                                                            Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




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




                                                                                                                                          Performance Opportunities
                      Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                      Music Therapy
                                                                                                                  Scholarships
                                                                                                                                 Grants
Check Criteria Here                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                   Enter 2 Letter State (or US)         tn
    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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                                                                                 Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




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




                                                                                                                                               Performance Opportunities
                           Provides Instruments




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




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                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Music for Life Alliance




                                                                                                                                       Advocacy, Info, Networking, Support




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Music Ed. Programs & Curricula
                                                                                                        Provides Instruction/Classes




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 At-Risk/Under-served Youth
                                                                                                                                                                                                     Performance Opportunities




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                              Tax- Deductible Non-Profit
                                                                                 Provides Instruments




                                                                                                                                                                                                                                 Music Therapy
                                                                                                                                                                             Scholarships




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




To be continued…                              99999


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