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Music is the Foundation is a 501(c)(3) non-profit established to fund music programs in area schools and the community and is supported by a variety of corporate and private donations. We also administer the annual Mighty Uke Day Festival in Lansing, MI and net proceeds benefit the foundation.

Programs supported in 2015 – 17 include:
Ukulele for the Classroom Teacher, Holt (MI) School District
Student ukulele programs in Lansing (MI) School District:
Attwood Elementary, Mt. Hope STEAM, Foster Community Center

Major Chords for Minors youth music programs, Saginaw (MI)
Student ukulele program, Grand Ledge (MI) School District
A+ International Ukulele Orchestra, A+ English School in East Lansing (MI)
Special Education music programs at Clinton County (MI) RESA
Special Education music programs at Eaton County (MI) RESA

Prime Time Strummers seniors ukulele programs, East Lansing (MI)
Guitars in the Classroom, Lansing (MI) School District, Holt (MI) School District
Student ukulele program at Highland Community School District, Washington County (IA)
Guitars for Kids, Clarkston (MI)
Great Lakes Folk Festival (MI)
Building Bridges with Music (MI)
Justice in Mental Health Drop-in Center Lansing (MI)
Head Start Lansing (MI) in conjunction with Sigh Studio of Music
East Lansing (MI) Public Library ukulele lending program

New Programs Staring in 2018
“Ukulele Paint & Play” REACH Art Center Lansing (MI)
Angel House Lansing (MI)

Donors contributing in 2015 – 2017 include:

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Personal Donations

We also have been honored to accept donations from a variety of individuals, most of who wish to remain anonymous. You may make a donation (talk to your tax preparer to determine how it applies to your return).


By Mail:
Music is the Foundation
749 Cleo Street
Lansing, MI 48915

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