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A Music Teacher's Story

#MusicEssentials

Yamaha is a proud partner of DonorsChoose.org, an online platform that helps teachers buy essential classroom supplies. The #MusicEssentials match offer has impacted over 700 music teachers and over 163,000 students supporting high-quality music education in our public schools. Go here to find a classroom that can use your help!

Yamaha Impact to Date

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$250,000

Dollars Raised

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908

Projects Funded

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163,025

Students Helped

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659

Schools participating

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687

Teachers with projects funded

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88%

Projects from high-need schools

Did you know?

FACT:  4 out of 5 teachers report abandoning one project this year due to funding, including extracurricular activities which involve music and the arts
FACT:  On average, teachers receive only $300 from their school to spend on their classroom
FACT:  Music teachers spend, on average, $945 of their own money to fund their classroom

SUPPORT OUR TEACHERS!

Please join Yamaha in helping music teachers make a difference! Because music education is at the core of everything we do, Yamaha has partnered with DonorsChoose.org to help music teachers acquire essential classroom supplies that help students succeed. Our aim at Yamaha is to create more music-makers, and a part of that is to help music teachers bring the benefits of a quality music education to every student.

TEACHERS MAKING A DIFFERENCE

"If you've ever been involved in band, you know that music is an important outlet for many students. Music gives students a voice and a way to express themselves in which other subjects cannot."

Ms. Miller,
Danville, AR

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