Your donation contributes to making sustainable improvements in education through the arts and helps promote a vision for music as a part of every child's education. Whatever the amount, your contribution is greatly appreciated.
On average, each increment of $150 supports all of the services required to deliver an entire year of music education to one student.
ETM's programs and services are made possible through the generous support of foundations, corporations, government agencies, and individuals like you. In 2011-12, 56% of ETM’s income came from grants, donations and events. In the same year, over 84% of expenses went towards programs.
Organization Expenses – 2011-12
The costs required to implement our core New York City Partner School Program include: music teachers who provide direct instruction to the children in our partner schools; staffing to provide ongoing mentoring, training, curriculum development, evaluation and advocacy services to each partner school; materials, supplies and instruments; consultants; and transportation. Check out our audited financial statements or IRS Form 990 for more information, or contact our office.
New York City Partner School Program Expenses - 2011-12
50%-ETM Music Teacher Wages & Stipends
37%-Program Management (training, mentoring, evaluation, advocacy)
3%-Materials, Supplies and Instruments
8%-All Other Categories