Round 24 Inquiries Close

Midnight on August 1, 2019, was the deadline for letters of inquiry for the 24th round of competitive grants from the Mockingbird Foundation. Typical of past rounds, more than 1,100 inquiries were submitted, evidence of the widespread need for...

Ten Directors Elected

The Mockingbird Foundation is honored and excited to announce the election of ten (10) new members to the Board of Directors: Andrea Nusinov Bill Bowman Bill Ryan Brian Baker Chip Parker Chris Cagle David Beckwith Katie Irwin Reed Meschefske...

Summer Tour Grants Announced

In celebration of Phish’s 27-show Summer Tour, the Mockingbird Foundation has announced 13 unsolicited Tour Grants supporting music programs across the country. Each $1,500 grant has been awarded to a music program near a venue Phish plays this summer....

Mockingbird Bylaws Revised

The Board of Directors of the Mockingbird Foundation has completed an overhaul of the corporation’s Bylaws, first adopted December 15, 2000, and last revised four years ago, on April 7, 2015. The new revision, adopted unanimously on April 8,...

Mockingbird Announces 400th Grant!

The Mockingbird Foundation, an all-volunteer nonprofit founded and run entirely by Phish fans, has announced fifteen new grants totaling $131,870 in support of music education for children. The grants come from Mockingbird’s 23rd round of competitive grant-making, are among the...

Fall Tour Grants Announced

In celebration of Phish’s 13-show Fall Tour, the Mockingbird Foundation will announce 5 unsolicited Tour Grants supporting music programs across the country. Each $2,500 grant will be awarded to a music program near a venue Phish plays this summer....