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The mission of the Classics for Kids Foundation is to empower young people to shape positive futures through music, build sustainable stringed instrument music programs, and provide grants for high-quality instruments.

The Foundation offers matching grants to K-12 schools and nonprofit organizations throughout the U.S. to help purchase stringed instruments. Support is provided for new and existing programs.

Grants do not exceed 50% of total instrument cost.

Application Procedures

Application guidelines and forms are available on the Foundation's website.