What your donation can do:
• Give a deserving student the chance to build on their passion for music: help provide tuition assistance and scholarship support.
• Allow our quality programming to thrive. Your support is needed as tuition covers only 63% of our annual instructional costs.
• Reinforce music and the arts as a priority in our culture.
• Provide our youth in need and at risk the chance to study music – a life-affirming pursuit.
Here is what your gift can support: Program Support: A dynamic and comprehensive music education program that includes ensemble groups, theory classes, composition classes, master classes, professional accompanists as well as the care and maintenance of our instruments.
Scholarship Support: Students who seek to study music. Over $100,000 is given each year in Conservatory scholarships. Your generosity will increase the number of students who are able to enroll in our music and music therapy classes.
Music Therapy Institute: Music Therapy and adapted instruction are provided for students of all ages and ability levels by a certified music therapist at the Conservatory throughout Westchester County.
Building Fund: Keep our 45 studios, recital hall and rental spaces ready and accessible for use.
Faculty Fund: Our 80 professional and talented faculty members nurture each student and enrich their lives beyond measure. The Music Conservatory is passionate in the pursuit of excellence in arts education. Give a gift in honor of a faculty member.
Performance Fund: Help us to continue to make a world of difference in our community life. Support programs in Jazz and Classical music for the public.
What can you do to help? • Become a Conservatory Partner: Contact MCW Development Department to join our growing list of friends, families and alumni. You will receive news and invitations to our exciting events and programs. • Sponsor an Event: The Conservatory offers individuals and businesses several opportunities to be a part of the year round activities of our school, identify your business on our website and at our popular events. • Named Scholarships: In support of the growing number of students in need of tuition assistance, contributions for scholarship support may be made in your name or may be made to honor or remember someone. Email Liz Garger, for more information about this important giving opportunity. • Bequests: Leave a lasting legacy that will enrich this community school and the arts for generations to come. Please email Liz Garger,or call her at (914) 761-3900, ext. 106 for details about planned giving. • Volunteer Opportunities: There are many volunteer opportunities at the Conservatory. Please fill out our online volunteer inquiry form or call Mack Cunningham, Director of Administration, at (914) 761-3900, ext. 139 for information.