Congratulations to our 2020 Partner Programs

Q1Q2 2020 D'Addario Foundation grantees announced

Congratulations to the 82 non-profit organizations (listed below) who have received monetary and/or in-kind D’Addario product grants from the D’Addario Foundation as a result of our Q1Q2 2020 granting cycle! Over $225,000 has been awarded to these programs which span across the United States and Canada – all of which provide robust, free or low-cost instrument instruction at an average of 7 hours per student, per week.

18 Degrees – Kids 4 Harmony
Accent Pontiac
Afro-Latin Jazz Alliance of New York, Inc.
After-School All-Stars, Washington DC – Drum Line
Arts+ – Project Harmony
Atitlan Music School
Austin Soundwaves
Bloomingdale School of Music – Music Access Project (MAP)
Boston Philharmonic Orchestra – Crescendo
Bring Back The Music
Casita Maria, Inc. – The Gaetana Enders Music Program
Cathedral Arts Project – String Program
Central Kentucky Youth Orchestras – MusicWorks 
Chehalem Cultural Center – Youth Mariachi Program
Community Music School of Springfield
Community School of the Arts – Wheaton College Community Outreach for Developing Artists
Conservatory Lab Charter School
Cuyahoga Community College Foundation – Tri-C Creative Arts Academy
Detroit Jazz Festival Foundation – Jazz Infusion Program
East Bay Center for the Performing Arts – Young Artist Diploma Program
El Sistema Colorado
El Sistema USA – 2020 National Symposium and Seminario
El Sistema USA/Salinas Inc. – YOSAL Youth Orchestra Salinas
Empire State Youth Orchestra
Enriching Lives through Music
Firebird North Sistema Music Project
Greater Twin Cities Youth Symphonies – Harmony 
Guitars Over Guns Organization
Gulf Coast Symphony Orchestra – MusicWorks!
Harmony Project Bay Area
Harmony Project Tulsa
Henry For Music
Houston Youth Symphony – Coda Music Program
Internal Creations
JAMM (Juneau Alaska Music Matters)
Jazz Empowers – Charter School Residency Program
Kids’ Orchestra
Kithara Project
Long Island Guitar Festival
Louisiana Philharmonic Orchestra – Music for Life
Minnesota Guitar Society – Guitar In Our Schools
Neighborhood Music School – After-School Arts Academy
New City Kids
New Mexico Jazz Workshop
Omaha Chamber Music Society – Good Vibrations
One City at VanderCook College of Music
Opportunity Music Project Foundation
P.S. 11 Parent Teacher Association – Music Program
Pacific Symphony – Santa Ana Strings
Phoenix Symphony Association – One Nation
Project STEP
Queen’s University – Sistema Kingston
Quest Youth Organization, Inc. – New Stars In The Music Galaxy
Rainey Institute – El Sistema@Rainey
Ravinia Festival Association – Sistema Ravinia
Reno Philharmonic Association – RPA Kids (RPAK)
Rhythm Section Drumlines
Rock Dojo
San Bernardino Teen Music Workshop – Richardson PREP HI
Savannah Music Festival – Jazz Academy
Shift Englewood
Siman Orchestral Foundation
SOUNDS Academy – The Collective
Sphinx Organization
Steinway Society of Riverside County – Piano & Ukulele Labs in Schools Program 
Teach Kids Music. Inc. – Little Rockers program 
The ASCAP Foundation – Summer Guitar Program
The Chicago High School for the Arts (ChiArts)
The Musicians Foundation – College Scholarships
El Sistema New Jersey Alliance
Trenton Music Makers
United Way of Greater Nashua – Sinfonietta Strings of Greater Nashua 
WHIN Music Community Charter School
William B. Travis Early College High School Music Department
Young Musicians Unite
Youth Symphony Orchestras of East Central Indiana – Save the Instruments Project