Grant History

To give you an idea of where we’ve been, here are some schools and communities we’ve supported in previous years.

Alaska

  • Juneau, AK: Juneau Alaska Music Matters: JAMM’s II
  • Palmer, AK: The Birchtree Charter School

Arizona

  • Phoenix, AZ: The Salvation Army Kroc Center

California

  • Berkeley, CA: Berkeley public schools
  • Cathedral City, CA: The Salvation Army, Davis Center
  • Chino, CA: Chico USD Strings Attached
  • El Monte, CA: El Monte Union USD
  • Escondido, CA: Jean Will Strings Program
  • Hawthorne, CA: Arts Alive
  • Hesperia, CA: LaVerne Elementary Preparatory Academy
  • Larkspur, CA: Enriching Lives Through Music (ELM)
  • Los Angeles, CA: The Salvation Army, Los Angeles Red Shield Kroc Center
  • Madera, CA: Monroe Elementary
  • Mountain View, CA: Community Music School
  • Mountain View, CA: Mountain View public schools
  • Oakland, CA: Oakland public schools
  • Patterson, CA: Patterson Public Schools
  • Redding, CA: Buckeye Elementary
  • Redding, CA: Cypress School
  • Redding, CA: Redding middle schools
  • Redding CA: Sequoia Middle School
  • Salida, CA: Sisk Elementary
  • San Diego, CA: San Diego Youth Symphony
  • San Francisco, CA: The Salvation Army Kroc Center
  • San Mateo CA: Peninsula Youth Orchestra
  • Santa Ana, CA: MacArthur Intermediate
  • Santa Barbara, CA: Harding University Partnership Elementary School
  • Santa Rosa, CA: Symphony Simply Strings
  • Stockton, CA: Stockton USD
  • Ventura, CA: New West Symphony Harmony Project
  • Visalia, CA: Valley Life Charter School
  • Woodland Hills, CA: Lockhurst Charter Elementary

Colorado

  • Aurora, CO: Vanguard Classical School
  • Boulder, CO: Parlando School for the Arts

Connecticut

  • Bridgeport, CT: KEYS
  • Hartford, CT: Hartford’s All-City Youth Orchestra
  • Hartford, CT: The Hartford Symphony City Music
  • Hartford, CT: Kinsella
  • New Britain, CT: New Britain Parent Music Association
  • Stamford, CT: Intake Organization

Florida

  • Davenport, FL: Horizons Elementary
  • Kissimmee, FL: SD of Osceola County

Idaho

  • Lapwai, ID: SD 341

Illinois

  • Aurora, IL: Fox Valley Academy
  • Bloomington, IL: Cornerstone Christian Academy
  • Chicago, IL: West Community Music Center

Indiana

  • Bloomington, IN: Habitat4Kids
  • Indianapolis, IN: Judah Ministries Pride Academy
  • Indianapolis, IN: Metropolitan Youth Orchestra

Iowa

  • Cedar Rapids, IA: Tanager Place

Kansas

  • Garden City, KS: Garden City public schools
  • Humboldt, KS: CUBS Program

Kentucky

  • Lexington, KY: Central KY Youth Orchestras

Louisiana

  • Baton Rouge, LA: Baton Rouge Kids Orchestra
  • New Orleans, LA: Youth Orchestra of the Lower 9th Ward

Maine

  • Rockport, ME: Ashwood Waldorf School
  • Rockport, ME: Bay Chamber Concerts Odeon Youth Orchestra

Maryland

  • Baltimore, MD: Greater Baltimore Youth Orchestra
  • Bowie, MD: Youth Jazz Orchestra
  • Frederick, MD: Frederick Charter Classical School

Massachusetts

  • Adams, MA: Berkshire Arts and Tech Charter School
  • Boston, MA: Boston Arts Academy
  • Boston, MA: Boston Bridge Boston El Sistema
  • Boston, MA: Bridge Boston Charter School
  • Boston, MA: Boston Project Step
  • Boston, MA: Community Music Center of Boston
  • Boston, MA: The Salvation Army Kroc Center
  • Framingham, MA: Performing Arts Center of Metrowest
  • Greenfield, MA: Artspace
  • Hopkinton, MA: Hopkinton public schools
  • Hyde Park, MA: Youth and Family Enrichment Services
  • New Bedford, MA: Our Sisters School
  • Pittsfield, MA: Berkshire Children and Families
  • Salem, MA: The Salem Academy Charter School
  • Southboro, MA: St. Mark’s School
  • Springfield, MA: Springfield Community Music School
  • Worcester, MA: Neighborhood Strings

Michigan

  • Canton, MI: Strings for Youth
  • Flint, MI: Carman-Ainsworth Schools
  • Kalamazoo, MI: Kalamazoo Symphony KKIT Program

Minnesota

  • Fergus Falls, MN: Fergus Falls Orchestras
  • Minneapolis, MN: McPhail Center for Music

Mississippi

  • Gulfport, MS: TSA Mississippi Gulf Coast Kroc Center

Missouri

  • Kansas City, MO: Niles Center for Children
  • St. Louis, MO: Cameron Youth Chamber Orchestra
  • St. Louis, MO: Grand Center Arts Academy

Montana

  • Big Sky, MT: Ophir School
  • Billings, MT: Billings middle schools
  • Billings, MT: Billings School District
  • Billings, MT: Billings Youth Orchestra
  • Bozeman, MT: Bozeman middle schools
  • Bozeman, MT: Bozeman public schools (3 grants)
  • Kalispell, MT: Kalispell middle schools
  • Missoula, MT: Missoula public schools
  • Whitefish, MT: Whitefish middle schools

Nevada

  • Las Vegas, NV: Las Vegas Academy

New Hampshire

  • Littleton, New Hampshire: Arts Alliance of Northern New Hampshire
  • Portsmouth, NH: Portsmouth Parents Music Club

New Jersey

  • Newark, NJ: University Heights Charter School, in collaboration with the NJ Symphony Orchestra

New Mexico

  • Albuquerque, NM: New Mexico Philharmonic
  • Santa Fe, NM: Santa Fe Youth Symphony

New York

  • Brooklyn, NY: Noel Pointer Foundation
  • Buffalo, NY: Boys and Girls Club
  • New York, NY: Musicambia Prison Project at Sing Sing Prison
  • Utica, NY: Utica Academy of Science Charter School

North Carolina

  • Charlotte, NC: Piedmont Middle School
  • Burlington, NC: Williams High School Orchestra
  • Statesville, NC: Iredell-Statesville Schools

Ohio

  • Cincinnati, OH: Cincinnati Public Schools Itinerant String Program

Pennsylvania

  • Erie, PA: Young Artists Debut Orchestra
  • Erie, PA: Young Artists Debut Orchestra
  • Harrisburg, PA: Covenant Christian Academy
  • Lancaster, PA: Music for Everyone
  • Philadelphia, PA: AMLA
  • Philadelphia, PA: High School for the Creative and Performing Arts
  • Philadelphia, PA: Pan American Charter School
  • Philadelphia, PA: Philadelphia High School for the Creative and Performing Arts
  • Philadelphia, PA: Settlement School
  • Scranton, PA: Marywood University String Project
  • Sharon, PA: Sharon School District

Rhode Island

  • Bristol, RI: Community String Project
  • Cumberland, RI: Blackstone Valley Prep
  • Providence, RI: Community MusicWorks
  • Providence, RI: Highlander Charter School

South Carolina

  • Greenville, SC: Legacy Charter School

Tennessee

  • Memphis, TN: Memphis College Prep Elementary
  • Williamson, TN: Woodland Middle School

Texas

  • Austin, TX: Bedichek Middle School
  • Austin, TX: Mendez Middle School
  • Austin, TX: Soundwaves
  • Austin, TX: Widen Wild Strings
  • El Paso, TX: El Paso public schools
  • El Paso, TX: El Paso School District
  • Seguin, TX: TSC Music Academy, Texas Lutheran University

Utah

  • Park City, UT: Park City public schools
  • Spanish Fork, UT: Spanish Fork Junior High

Virginia

  • Richmond, VA: Center Stage Foundation
  • Spotsylvania, VA: Spotsylvania Middle School
  • Stafford, VA: Stafford County public schools

Washington

  • Ellensburg, WA: Ellensburg Christian School
  • Seattle, WA: Friends of Garfield Orchestra

Washington, D.C.

  • Washington, D.C.: Excel Academy
  • Washington, D.C.: Kapital Kids Program
  • Washington, D.C.: Sitar Center

Wisconsin

  • Green Bay, WI: Bay Port High School
  • Manitowoc, WI: Manitowoc Public School District
  • Schofield, WI: Everest Area Strings Department

Wyoming

  • Casper, WY: Casper public schools
  • Sheridan, WY: Sheridan Middle school