Inspiring Performance. Expanding Minds.
The D’Addario Foundation is a non-profit organization committed to inspiring and assisting the growth and appreciation of music throughout the world by partnering with passionate music educators. Grants and product donations are awarded to not-for-profit educational programs that offer sustained opportunities for active participation in music making particularly in under-served areas. The D'Addario Foundation believes in the transformative power of music and that mentoring and building communities through music can positively effect social change.
The D'Addario Foundation is steadfast in its commitment to supporting the classical guitar community. In addition to providing performance opportunities to talented artists, the foundation sets aside a portion of its funding and in-kind gifts to support deserving classical guitar organizations throughout the world. In keeping with the foundation mission, organizations are required to illustrate a strong educational component to their programming in order to be considered for funding.Learn More