We proudly recognize all of our partners, corporate sponsors and donors for their generosity and commitment.

Music Forward Foundation embodies unity through diversity as a member of the House of Blues and Live Nation Entertainment family.

These charitable corporations with local, regional and national reaches are committed to making social impact by generously investing in our mission.

Our music industry partners are committed to inspiring ambition and creating momentum to redefine what’s possible for our youth and for our industry.

Foundations grant significant funding to ensure our mission is fulfilled and make a difference in communities nationwide.

Our community partners include school districts, schools, institutes, programs and other nonprofits that share our objective to inspire young people to succeed and lead.

  • Berklee City Music Network
  • Boston Public Schools
  • Cal State 5
  • California Department of Ed – Arts and Media
    Entertainment Industry Sector
  • Chicago Public Schools
  • Clark County School District
  • Columbia College Chicago
  • CSU Entertainment Alliance
  • Dallas Independent School District
  • Evolve Entertainment
  • DJ Learning Lab
  • Los Angeles Unified School District
  • Notes4Notes
  • Social Justice Learning Institute
  • Well Dunn

  • Stacy Butler
  • Trevor & Shireen Burgan
  • Marjorie Gilberg
  • Jason Holland
  • LeAnn & Steven Schwartz
  • Nurit Siegel Smith
  • Cinnamon Muhlbauer
  • Barbara Bouman
  • Elisa Morimoto
  • Alison Oliverio
  • Laura Payne
  • Patti-Anne Tarlton   Jennifer Smith    Lori Lilly
  • Jonathan St Clair
  •    Ivan Estrella
  • Elizabeth Pickrel
  •        Alexandra Kenzel      Toby Sneed    Kelly Meehan    Darlene Gartrell    Alexandra Stone   Lorraine Hammonds  David Hurwitz   Joann Orefice

Become a Member

Interested in supporting our mission? We’ll work with you to customize a partnership, fundraising event or marketing initiative that expresses your philanthropic goals and values. For more information, contact Nalini Jones at nalini@musicforwardfoundation.org

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