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Mockingbird Foundation Grants

Type: Foundations
Source: Mockingbird Foundation
Program: Mockingbird Foundation Grants
Eligibility: Grants are typically made only to nonprofit organizations with tax-exempt status under section 501(c)(3) of the Internal Revenue Service code, or who have a sponsoring agency with this status.

Full proposals are by invitation only, and will not be considered if unsolicited.

Initial Inquiry: Those interested in submitting a proposal should first complete the online Initial Inquiry Form via our website.
Purpose: The Mockingbird Foundation, Inc. (“Mockingbird”) Offers Competitive Grants To Schools And Nonprofit Organizations That Effect Improvements In Areas Of Importance To The Phish Fan Community. Our Programmatic Focus Is Music Education For Children, Defined As Follows:

Music: Mockingbird Is Particularly Interested In Projects That Encourage And Foster Creative Expression In Any Musical Form (including Composition, Instrumentation, Vocalization, Or Improvisation), But Also Recognizes Broader And More Basic Needs Within Conventional Instruction. Mockingbird Encourages Applications Associated With Diverse Or Unusual Musical Styles, Genres, Forms, And Philosophies.

Education: Education May Include The Provision Of Instruments, Texts, And Office Materials, And The Support Of Learning Space, Practice Space, Performance Space, And Instructors/instruction. Mockingbird Is Particularly Interested In Projects That Foster Self-esteem And Free Expression, But Does Not Fund Music Therapy Which Is Neither Education Nor Music Appreciation Which Does Not Include Participation.

Children: Mockingbird Is Interested In Targeting Children Eighteen Years Of Age Or Younger, But Will Consider Projects Which Benefit College Students, Teachers, Instructors, Or Adult Students. Mockingbird Is Particularly (though Not Exclusively) Interested In Programs Which Benefit Disenfranchised Groups, Including Those With Low Skill Levels, Income, Or Education; With Disabilities Or Terminal Illnesses; And In Foster Homes, Shelters, Hospitals, Prisons, Or Other Remote Or Isolated Situations.
Deadline: 08-01-2014
Award Min: $100.00
Award Max: $5,000.00
Quantity: Unknown
Period: One year.
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Ellis Godard
Executive Director
ellis@mbird.org

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