Mockingbird Provides Flood Relief

A group of Phish fans has sent $1,000 contributions to three music programs affected by recent flooding in southern Louisiana – at Denham Springs High School (in Denham Springs), St. Amant High School (in Baton Rouge), … Continue Reading →


Mockingbird Partners with Vertex Festival

Joins Conscious Alliance and HeadCount in Support of Charity Programming at Inaugural Colorado Music Festival Featuring Phish’s Trey Anastasio The Mockingbird Foundation is delighted to announce a new partnership with … Continue Reading →


Mockingbird Tour Grants Top $1M

The Mockingbird Foundation has announced unsolicited donations of $1500 being sent to a music education program in each of the fifteen cities in which Phish will perform this summer. The … Continue Reading →


Mockingbird Announces $60K in Grants

The Mockingbird Foundation, an all-volunteer nonprofit founded and run entirely by Phish fans, has announced eleven new grants totaling $59,650 in support of music education for children. The grants come … Continue Reading →


Mbird Announces $75K in Grants

The Mockingbird Foundation, an all-volunteer nonprofit founded and run entirely by Phish fans, has announced thirteen new grants totaling $75,000 in support of music education for children. The grants come … Continue Reading →


Phish & Its Fans Join Forces to Help Kids to Make Music

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  • 15 September, 2015
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Two Phish-related charities have once again joined forces to support music education. Unsolicited checks (“miracle grants”) from the fan-managed Mockingbird Foundation are being matched by the Vermont band’s own WaterWheel Foundation, … Continue Reading →


Emergency Grant for Loma Prieta Fire

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  • 11 September, 2015
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A group of Phish fans mailed an unsolicited check for $1,000 to the Loma Prieta Community Foundation. These funds are intended to assist in recovery from an unfortunate fire incident … Continue Reading →


2015 DeLucia Winners Announced

The Mockingbird Foundation is proud to announce the winners of the 2015 DeLucia Awards, recognizing innovators in music education, including the recipient of this year’s $1,000 DeLucia Prize: David Birrow (2015 DeLucia Prize … Continue Reading →


$42K More in Music Education Grants!

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  • 24 March, 2015
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The Mockingbird Foundation, an all-volunteer nonprofit founded and run entirely by Phish fans, has announced twelve new grants totaling $42,900 in support of music education for children. The grants come … Continue Reading →


Over $57K more for Music Education

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Thursday, January 2, 2014 The Mockingbird Foundation, an all-volunteer nonprofit founded and run entirely by Phish fans, has announced fourteen (14) new grants totaling $57,612 in support … Continue Reading →