GIVE TO THE MUSIC

GIVE TO THE JAZZ EDUCATION NETWORK

During our most challenging times, the arts serve as a guide for humanity to find inspiration, hope,
and resilience to make way for brighter days ahead.
Make your gift to the the JEN Resilience Fund today. 

Questions about donating

Donating to JEN will go a long way in serving the jazz arts community. Your gift will help us expand our programs, grow our organization, and, most importantly, help more of the jazz community reach its goals. A donation, no matter how large or small, can create an impact for years to come.

Can I make a cash or check donation?

YES! MAKE YOUR GIFT TODAY.

VIA Check:  You are welcome to contribute by check, made out to the Jazz Education Network, to the following address:

Jazz Education Network
Attn: Development
1440 W. Taylor St # 1135
Chicago, IL 60607

What Programs will my donation support?

YOUR DONATIONS AND FINANCIAL CONTRIBUTIONS GO TO SUPPORT THE FOLLOWING JEN PROGRAMS:

Scholarship and Awards – From Students to educators, we provide financial support for a variety of achievements.

Community Engagement – Send quality, volunteer artists and educators into schools during our annual conference to teach and discuss jazz. We have reached thousands of students in our conference cities.

Mentor Program – We have an exciting program that arranges for substantive one-on-one mentoring of up-and-coming student musicians by experienced, master-level jazz musicians, educators and business professionals.

Young Composers Showcase — Spotlights young jazz composers, giving current students an opportunity to have an original composition recognized and performed at the International level.

JENerations Jazz Festival – Special festival offered during the annual conference for participating student combos, big bands, and vocal jazz ensembles to perform a concert and receive a clinic with world-class clinicians featuring many of today’s biggest names in jazz! More than 800 students musicians participate in this opportunity during the annual conference.

Annual Conference – Sponsor one of the stages and/or clinic venues at our annual conference, which reaches more than 4,000 attendees.

Are my donations tax deductible?

TAX DEDUCTION

The Jazz Education Network is a 501(c)3 non profit organization (EIN 26-2880358). your gift to this organization is tax deductible to the extent allowed by law.

Thank you for your JENerosity!

This global community believes in advancing the education of jazz and promoting its performance through new audiences of all ages. Your financial support to JEN goes to fund our organization and provide amazing opportunities such as our annual conference, educational student performances and showcases, and many great programs through outreach and mentoring. Through the generous giving to JEN’s efforts, we are able to provide opportunities to promote jazz education across the nation and around the globe with over 4,000 annual conference attendees, and over 70,000 students of all ages.
Donations to JEN pave the way for jazz education long into the future.

Be true to the music