Community MusicWorks depends on the support of our friends who share
our belief in the power of music and musicians to transform a community.
Please consider becoming a member of the Community MusicWorks family
by getting involved in any of the following ways:
- Participate in our after-school programs. You
must be between 6-18 and a resident of one of the seven Providence
neighborhoods that we serve.
to download and print a waiting list form.
- Attend a Musical Workshop, Performance Party,
Youth Salon, Fellowship Seminar, or Community MusicWorks Players
- Contribute cash or stock in support of our
education and artistic programs.
It is now possible to contribute to an endowed Community MusicWorks Fund at the Rhode Island Foundation. Please contact Julia Emlen, CMW’s Director of Development, or Pam Tesler Howitt at the Rhode Island Foundation for more information.
to make a secure online donation using a credit card.
- Sponsor a Performance Party, Youth Salon,
Musical Workshop, Concert Trip, free
community concert, or Phase II group activity.
- Purchase a Community MusicWorks birthday
calendar, Providence String Quartet recording,
or advertisement in our season program book. (Distribution: 2,500)
- Donate stringed instruments, bows, instrument
cases, music stands, and accessories for use by our students,
or office supplies for use by our program and administrative staff.
Stools for cello students
Cello storage rack with wheels
Powerful paper shredder
³pipe and drape² for creating portable concert stage
rack with wheels for transporting music stands
- Volunteer in our Westminster Street office,
at a Community Performance Party or special event, or as a Musical
to learn more.
& Institutional Supporters
Through their generous contributions, the institutions and organizations
listed below have distinguished themselves by providing vital support
for the programs that serve to enrich and transform our community.
Andrew W. Mellon Foundation
Ann and Gordon Getty Foundation
Billy Andrade-Brad Faxon Charities for Children
The Champlin Foundations
D'Addario Music Foundation
Jephry Floral Studio
Johnson String Instrument Company
June Rockwell Levy Foundation
Nancy Carolyn Greene Endowment Fund at The Rhode Island Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
City of Providence's Community Development Block Grant Program
Providence Shelter for Colored Children
The Rhode Island Foundation
Rhode Island Philharmonic Orchestra
Rhode Island State Council on the Arts
West End Community Center