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Make a donation

Music in Schools Today has relied on the generosity of the community to ensure its success for over 35 years.

Your contribution plays a vital role in our efforts to provide children in the Bay Area with music, an essential part of any child’s education.

The easiest way to support MUST is though a monetary donation. Thanks to our generous donors, our programs have grown tremendously over the years. Join the movement to keep music in schools! Click on the button below to get started, or scroll down to learn about more ways you can support our mission.

Donate to Music in Schools Today

Donate an instrument

Music in Schools Today has placed gently used instruments into the hands of student musicians at over 100 schools. Your used instrument can make a difference in the beginning or continuation of a school’s music program.

We have three instrument drop-off sites in the Bay Area:

the MUST office

582 Market St, Suite 582
San Francisco, CA 94104
10am-3pm M-F

music at Kohl Mansion

2750 Adeline Drive
Burlingame, CA 94010
(650) 762-1130
Call for hours

East Bay Center for the Performing Arts

339 11th Street
Richmond, CA 94801
(510) 221-6355
4-9pm M-F, 9am-3pm Sat

Receiving donated instruments or starting a music program at your school is simple. If you have any questions, please email or call (415) 392-9010 for more information.

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Other ways to support MUST


Donate by check

Send a personal check written to
“Music in Schools Today” by mail to:
Music in Schools Today
582 Market Street, Suite 213
San Francisco, CA 94104

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Join the Board

Interested in supporting MUST by becoming a member of our Board of Trustees?
Email us at
or call us at (415) 392-9010


Teach with MUST

Are you a music, dance, or art teacher? Becoming a Teaching Artist with MUST is a great way to spread your love of the arts while pursuing your passion!
Email for more information.