Tipitina's Foundation

The mission of the Tipitina's Foundation is to support Louisiana and New Orleans' irreplaceable music community and preserve the state's unique musical cultures. The Foundation works to support childhood music education, the professional development of adult musicians, and the increased profile and viability of Louisiana music as a cultural, educational, and economic resource.

Tipitina's Foundation
4040 Tulane Ave, Suite 6000
New Orleans, LA 70130
United States
504-309-7934
http://tipitinasfoundation.org/

Founder, Chair, Executive Director

Roland Von Kurnatowski

Management Team

Bethany Paulsen, Emily Menard, Marcie Blanchard, Nathan Wendte, Mark McCreary, Marissa Allweiss, Angela Thompson

Board of Directors

Mary Von Kurnatowski, Dean Dupuy, Jeffrey Goldring, Douglas J. Thorton, Kim Katner

Project Leaders

Nathan Wendte

Mission

The mission of the Tipitina's Foundation is to support Louisiana and New Orleans' irreplaceable music community and preserve the state's unique musical cultures. The Foundation works to support childhood music education, the professional development of adult musicians, and the increased profile and viability of Louisiana music as a cultural, educational, and economic resource.

Programs

Tipitina's Foundation pursues its mission of preserving Louisiana's musical cultures through its four main programs: 1. Tipitina's Music Office Co-Op 2. Instruments A' Comin' 3. Tipitina's Internship Program 4. Sunday Music Workshops

Statistics on Tipitina's Foundation

Financial Statistics

  • Other funding sources: 50% Individual Donors, 30% Merchandise Sales, 20% Grants
  • Religious Affiliation: None