Songs for Kids
Songs For Kids is a non-profit foundation that aims to enrich the lives of children suffering from illness or hardship. They work year-round to bring music to children’s hospitals and special needs camps through live interactive concerts, hospital bedside performances, and a Songs For Kids Records songwriting & recording program.
Playing for Change
Playing For Change is a non-profit organization that was created to inspire, connect, and bring peace to the world through music and arts education. They currently have 10 schools in many third world countries. Each September 24th a benefit concert is held, Playing for Change Day, to raise money for the foundation. NKE's Beta Chapter currently holds the only Playing For Change Benefit Concert in the state of Virginia
Soundscapes is a nonprofit, El Sistema-inspired, intervention and educational organization dedicated to teaching transformational life skills to disadvantaged youth in Virginia, using intensive music study and ensemble performance. Each Spring a benefit concert is held to raise money for the program at Carver Elementary in Newport News, VA.
Contact our Philanthropy Chair, Rachel Cochrane for more information