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Guitars in the Classroom

Org #6576
Vetted since 2011 Top Ranked Effective Nonprofit
1998
year founded
$116,835
raised on GlobalGiving
9
years fundraising
12
projects funded
* Amounts in US Dollars

Mission

Since 1998, Guitars in the Classroom (GITC) has been inspiring, training and equipping classroom teachers to integrate music making across the academic curriculum through "song-based instruction" so students of all ages have educational, musical access & opportunity at school every day. Our work prepares educators to lead music, employing it as a dynamic tool for reaching all learners, teaching all subjects, and building character, creativity and community.Programs & materials are free.

Projects (17)

 
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Project Leaders
Jessica Baron
Jessica Baron
Jessica Baron
Jessica Baron
Gail Wingfield
Gail Wingfield
Sam Cadwell
Sam Cadwell
Abby Dorsey
Abby Dorsey
Ginne Meyers
Ginne Meyers
Team
Jessica Baron, Joan Maute, Samantha Cadwell, Debra Cavataio, Desirée Cera, Cristina Schmitter
Organization Information
1761 Hotel Circle S
Suite 210
San Diego, CA 92108
United States
619-578-2326
Organization Information
1761 Hotel Circle S
Suite 210
San Diego, CA 92108
United States
619-578-2326

Project Reports

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Sep 11, 2020
We're Adding Songs for Social Justice
Greetings, Project Supporters! I am excited to bring you up to date with the production of our songbook for hope, help, healing and comfort. In response to a series of brutal murders of unarmed Black...
May 26, 2020
GITC COVID WORKAROUND - SAFE UKE PORCH PICK-UPS!
Dear Friends, Making music for ourselves is a form of self expression, and a way to connect with others, and every child deserves the chance to participate. Every child in a GITC program whose life...
May 26, 2020
TAKE A LOOK AT AN AMAISE-ING CLASSROOM!
Dear Friend of Exceptional Children, Thank you so much for your phenomenal support of GITC's efforts to make music accessible to ALL learners. We wanted to share a story about an AMAISE-ing classroom...
 
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