$170K in Grants Announced

PHISH FANS DONATE $170,000 TO MUSIC EDUCATION Dave Matthews, Jimmy Buffett, IRS Lend Hand to Unusual Effort A group of Phish fans has donated over $170,000 to fund music education … Continue Reading →

$36K More for Music Ed

MOCKINGBIRD DONATES $36K MORE TO MUSIC EDUCATION Eight new grants fund diverse programs nationwide, internationally An all-volunteer group of Phish fans announced today that it will donate an additional $36,466 … Continue Reading →

Westlake gets grant

From the Santa Cruz (CA) Sentinel, 11/4/01, p. A-13, “Westlake gets grant for music program”: The Mockingbird Foundation of Soquel has awarded Westlake Elementary School a $5,000 grant. The grant … Continue Reading →

Phish Fans Help Mentoring Program

“Phish fans help mentoring program”, 8/18/01 Times Union (Albany, NY): The Schenectady Symphony Orchestra will expand its mentoring programs into Shenendehowa High School’s music room after recently receiving a $5,000 … Continue Reading →

Over $100K in Grants

PHISH FANS DONATE OVER $100K TO CHARITY Third Round of Funding Serves 26 Groups in 16 States The Mockingbird Foundation announced today that it will give away $116,134 in proceeds … Continue Reading →

Mockingbird Grant to Netspace

The Board of the Mockingbird Foundation will make a one-time grant of $2000 to the Netspace Foundation for transitional and development expenses. This amount represents approximately two months of the … Continue Reading →

Return sought of music…

THE PRESS-ENTERPRISE (Riverside, CA) June 16, 2001 http://www.pe.com/ Return sought of music at schools EDUCATION; Officials focus on grants and donations for Yucaipa and Calimesa elementary schools. Youngsters in Yucaipa … Continue Reading →

First Grants Announced

MOCKINGBIRD FOUNDATION DONATES $10,500 TO MUSIC EDUCATION First Major Contributions Go to Three Special Organizations A volunteer organization has raised over $10,000 for charity by writing a book about the … Continue Reading →

Celebrate Music in our Schools Month

The Mockingbird Foundation joins with the American Music Conference (AMC) in its twenty-seventh annual celebration of March as Music in Our Schools Month. Events will take place nationwide throughout the … Continue Reading →

Foundation Distributes First Funds

MOCKINGBIRD FOUNDATION DISTRIBUTES FIRST FUNDS Monies Go to Music Education Advocacy Groups The Mockingbird Foundation is pleased to announce the first steps in the distribution of charitable proceeds from its … Continue Reading →