Arts and Education

http://therootsofmusic.com/

Roots of Music uses New Orleans’ musical heritage as a stepping stone to changing lives.They're an organization that helps at-risk kids through music education, tutoring and mentoring—unlocking their potential as individuals, and building a nationally-recognized marching band along the way.

 WNY's Music is Art organization places donated instruments specifically in Western New York area schools. Learn more about the program and how to donate instruments on their website http://www.musicisart.org/instruments.

 Mr. Holland’s Opus Foundation places donated instruments in schools and offers grants to school music programs. Learn more on their website http://www.mhopus.org/Get-Involved/Donate-an-Instrument.

Hungry for Music also places donated instruments in schools. Visit their website to learn more http://www.hungryformusic.org/donate-instrument.html.

 The Magic Music Foundation awards music education scholarships and places donated instruments. Get more information on their website http://www.magicmusic.com/foundation.html