Washington Conservatory of Music (washingtonconservatory.org) is a nationally accredited community music school serving students of all ages through individual lessons and group classes with professional musician faculty. Free outreach music classes are provided to children of immigrant and low-income families in Montgomery County, and professional concerts are provided free to the public.
HEADQUARTERED: Glen Echo Park
SERVES: Metro region
WHAT A DONATION BUYS:
• $75 supports costs for musical instruments for outreach classes for low-income families in Wheaton, Silver Spring and Takoma Park.
• $250 supports scholarships for low-income students.
• $500 supports artist fees for free professional concerts.
• One day: Help with open house events at Glen Echo Park.
• Weekly: Assist staff with administrative tasks.