"I will never take the things for granted in life that I once did. I have found a constructive and wholesome way to interact with my peers. The bond we share in music spans across our differences, teaching us respect and compassion for one another instead of anger and fear."
- Participant in the correctional facility music program, ArtSpring, Inc., FL
"Your donation will allow us to provide 150 participants with high-quality instruments for lessons."
- Susan Swerdlick, Assistant Director, Dana-Farber Cancer Institute, Brookline, MA
"So far, only one released PREF graduate has re-offended and has been returned to prison in the past 24 months. That percentage is unheard of in corrections. PREF programs work — including the music program — of course."
- Bob Groves, Volunteer Music Teacher, Plainfield Re-entry Educational Facility, Plainfield, IN