Inspiring Performance. Expanding Minds.
The D’Addario Foundation is a unique non-profit grant-making organization providing monetary and product support to a broad range of not-for-profit music instruction programs in a diverse range of communities. We support high-quality sustainable programs on the frontline of the battle to improve access to music education. The D'Addario Foundation believes in the transformative power of music and that mentoring and building communities through music can positively affect 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