Syracuse.com posted this story on July 12, 2016:
The Mockingbird Foundation, a non-profit organization of Phish fans, has donated $1,500 to the Fayetteville-Manlius school district’s music program.
The foundation donated $1,500 to a music education program at a school district located in each of the 15 cities Phish is performing at during its 2016 summer tour. The funds were unsolicited.
The band performed Sunday at Lakeview Amphitheatre in Syracuse.
The other 14 recipients are:
Brian Boru Irish Pipe Band of St. Paul, MN (6/22)
The People’s Music School, in Chicago, IL (6/24&25)
Promise Road Elementary School, in Noblesville, IN (6/26)
The Andrew Jackson School, in Philadelphia, PA (6/28&29),
The Saratoga Springs ity School District, in Saratoga, NY (7/1,2,&3)
The East End Community School, in Portland, ME (7/6)
The Southeast MA Arts Collaborative, just outside Mansfield, MA (7/8)
The Artists Collective, in Hartford, CT (7/9)
George Elementary School, in George, WA (7/15&16)
The SF Jazz Center, in San Francisco, CA (7/18,19,&20)
The Children of Promise Preparatory Academy, in Inglewood, CA (7/22)
House of Panama, in Chula Vista, CA (7/23)
Nelson County High School, near Arrington, VA (8/26&27)
Adams City High School, in Commerce City, CO (9/2,3&4)