Just recently one of our piano students recorded his original music using the new keyboard the Foundation donated."
- Melissa Elkins Tyte, Music Coordinator, East End Arts Council, Riverhead, NY
"Guitars in the Classroom is immensely grateful to The Fender Music Foundation for the generous support it has provided to our programs around the country through the years, making it possible for classroom teachers and school staff to learn to play and lead music for learning with guitars in every grade level. Thank you for your dedication to mission and your relentless work on behalf of music programs of all kinds."
- Jessica Baron, Founder and Executive Director, Guitars in the Classroom, national
"'The real benefit of the drum line, as I see it, is the completely new, 100% positive identity the drum line gives each participant. They have a skill — something they feel they are actually good at — that sets them apart from their distinction as 'formerly homeless youth'."
- Michael Stevens, Instructor, Dignity Housing, Philadelphia, PA