Lawyer Works for Charity in Cyberspace

Helps Fund Music Education with Phish Book Many people have a favorite band. Fewer write a book about it, and almost none give away the proceeds. But that’s what a … Continue Reading →

Director @ Music-Ed Conference

MOCKINGBIRD FOUNDATION EXECUTIVE DIRECTOR ATTENDS INTERNATIONAL CONFERENCE ON MUSIC EDUCATION IN TORONTO Mockingbird Foundation Executive Director Ellis Godard is participating in a panel discussion on music advocacy at Toronto 2000, … Continue Reading →

501c3 Status

The Mockingbird Foundation is proud to announce that it has been successful in its application to the Internal Revenue Service (IRS) for 501(c)3 designation as a tax-exempt organization. This status … Continue Reading →

Making the Music Play

POST STAR, June 10, 2001, Making the Music Pay Local Phish-Loving Couple Raising Cash and Giving It Away QUEENSBURY — As the band members of Phish swim their separate … Continue Reading →

New URL, Volunteer Corps

The Mockingbird Foundation has started the Mockingbird Volunteer Corps. The MVC is a cooperative structure to assist fellow fans in lending support to the Foundation, which generates charitable proceeds from … Continue Reading →

California Lawyer

CALIFORNIA LAWYER Magazine, February 2001 (p. 19),, “Good Works” Rarely do good works start in bars — at least not the type where rock bands blast away while college … Continue Reading →

Mockingbird Entirely Volunteer

Lest there be any doubt, we want to clarify that all of the Mockingbird Foundation’s net proceeds are going to music education for children. We had small administrative costs such … Continue Reading →

Funding Guidelines Released

MOCKINGBIRD FOUNDATION RELEASES FUNDING GUIDELINES; INVITES LETTERS OF INQUIRY on MUSIC EDUCATION FOR CHILDREN The Mockingbird Foundation today released funding guidelines regarding its planned disbursement of charitable funds to support … Continue Reading →

Little Feat Produces “Sample” for Mockingbird

Little Feat’s new album, Chinese Work Songs, will be released Tuesday, June 20. The album includes a cover of Phish’s “Sample in a Jar,” chosen in connection with Little Feat’s … Continue Reading →

State of the Mockingnation

On January 17, 1999, the following message was posted to Hey, all! It’s the New Year…a time for celebration and joy. It’s also the time of year where you … Continue Reading →