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More than 45 music nonprofits have benefited from WAAM’s partnership program with Sweetwater; finding great value, expert knowledge, technology support, and instruments at competitive prices through a dedicated sales engineer. We encourage all music nonprofits to please visit our partnership page to get started! Sweetwater’s GearFest is online starting tomorrow, June 24-25, which is their annual celebration of gear and musicians. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aQAKpmK3iTE ...

Only 1 week left to help us Amplify the Grant! Please consider donating before our June 20 deadline. You make our work possible -- funding music's infinite potential to transform lives! Music is a vehicle for personal growth, cognitive development and community engagement. WAAM’s extraordinary grantees put this principle into action every day to the benefit of us all. Together, let’s increase their impact! Your crucial support will...

WAAM is thrilled to announce our Hello Insight partnership! We are joining together to provide music nonprofits with an important instrument to measure and demonstrate program impact. Hello Insight's platform enhances the ability to evaluate the critical components of Social Emotional Learning (SEL). We invite all music nonprofits to engage with Hello Insight and learn how your peers are elevating the narrative about the Power of...

Thank you to all of our friends that joined us for WAAM’s Spring Cocktail Party to celebrate #ThePowerofMusic. We are so grateful to have such an engaged & supportive community!  Special thanks to our sponsors and incredible grantee presenters (Lori Benson - Exec. Director, Hip Hop Public Health and Melissa Walker - Exec. Director, Jazz House Kids)! We would also like to express our gratitude to Power...

WAAM stands in solidarity with Ukraine. We applaud these musicians for showing #thepowerofmusic in a time of crisis. https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=mQSIeD-x6dQ (via ViolinistsSupportUkraine on Youtube) ...

Power of Music - Episode 6 is Available for Streaming Now! Tune in as we discuss the essential role of music in mental health and social emotional learning (SEL) with Dr. Kim Sabo Flores, Founder of Hello Insight and Dr. Chad Bernstein, Founder and CEO of Guitars Over Guns! https://youtu.be/Re_s5m1XTAE ...

We are thrilled to announce our next episode of our Power of Music Series, as we focus on the essential role of music in mental health and social emotional learning (SEL).Dr. Chad Bernstein – Founder and CEO of Guitars Over Guns, and Dr. Kim Sabo Flores – Founder of Hello Insight, will join David Zusman (WAAM Co-Founder) and Peter Gerlings (WAAM Head of Research) in a dynamic discussion as we address...