Music Empower's “Double Your Impact” program with DonorsChoose.org reaches halfway point
After a summer hiatus, the DonorsChoose.org “Double Your Impact “ program (wherein Music Empowers Foundation matches individual donor contributions to support music education projects in New Orleans) was up and running with the start of school in September. DonorsChoose.org recently reported that with roughly half of its' Music Empowers grant utilized, over 20 music education projects in New Orleans schools were now funded and up and running. Programs such as: “Percussion for Young Drummers”, “More Violins Please” and “ Jazz it up in New Orleans” are reaching approximately 3,000 children in grade schools, middle schools, and even high schools. To learn more, click here. There currently are an additional eight projects eligible for matching grant funding.