"A rising tide lifts all boats."

​~ President John F. Kennedy

​We know any effort to encourage and celebrate more music in the classroom is commendable - and what better way to show appreciation for such valient efforts than to share and spread the message! Although it would be impossible to include all exceptional organizations that focus on supporting future music makers, here are just a few that we'd love for you to support.


Camp ROC Star

Started in 2009 as just a summer camp, Camp ROC Star, founded by Elvio Fernandes, singer/song writer/producer/keyboardist, vocalist, rhythm guitar for the multi-platinum Grammy nominated band Daughtry, is now a year-round music academy that provides aspiring musicians, of any age, with an opportunity to take individual lessons, join a band or perform as a solo artist.



The Dudes of Disruption Men’s Group is built upon contribution and making a difference in the world. It’s one of our four pillars, along with sharing, bringing our A-game, and defining what it means to be a man today. In many ways, contribution is the central principle of all these things. It’s at the heart of our higher purpose, to inspire men to live purposefully and to transform the world.


Guitars in the Classroom is a 501 (c)3 non-profit dedicated to increasing literacy and learning across the curriculum through integrated music making in public elementary school classrooms. We endeavor to provide responsive professional development training, artist residencies and access to musical resources to participating teachers, schools and school districts.


HSN Studios provides public schools with gear and software needed to kick-start a fully functional on-campus recording studio. Partnering with the top brands in music production, we help students gain access to today's newest technology.


Sonic Arts For All (SAFA!) is a non-profit whose mission is to provide a fun, yet still rigorous, alternative to the traditional music classroom for the K-12 and special needs students of New York City and beyond.