Thursday, January 23, 2020 11:40 AM


The CMA Foundation[1], the philanthropic arm of the Country Music Association[2] (CMA) is thrilled to announce that 56 national and regional organizations have received grants totaling over $2.5 million. This investment is part of the Foundation's ongoing dedication to improving music education throughout the United States.

Focusing on five areas of revitalization-youth development through music, in-school music education, professional development for teachers, capacity building, and research-the CMA Foundation continues their mission and work with selected grantees to ensure every child has access to a high-quality music education.Since its inception in 2006, the CMA Foundation has been committed to improving and sustaining music education programs across the United States through a unique model of charitable giving. By collecting data and providing strategic plans for growth and development to each organization, the CMA Foundation is able to help create sequential programs that create positive impact within the field of music education."The CMA Foundation carefully evaluates potential grant recipients ensuring that each investment aligns with our core mission of improving and sustaining music education in our schools and communities" states Tiffany Kerns, ...

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