Request an Instrument

Who Hungry for Music Helps:

1)  Music teachers at Title One schools who identify children who cannot participate because of lack of funding.

2)  Music directors at innovative after-school music programs.

3)  Social workers who have young clients who would benefit from music therapy.


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“Music is an outburst of the soul.”
Frederick Delius

If you are a Title One school teacher, music program director, or social worker and would like to request an instrument for a student, please submit the application form below.

If you are a parent, please have your child's music teacher or band director make the request. We will only accept a request from the music teacher or director.

If you are a stateside church, business, or school that would like to sponsor an instrument shipment to another country, please contact us.  If you are an international organization seeking instruments, please have your stateside sponsor reach out to us.  We are a small staff and will not be able to respond to any international inquiries without stateside sponsors. Thank you for understanding.

Application Period for Title One Teacher Requests:  July 15, 2021 – October 15, 2021

Application Period for After-School Music Programs:  March 15, 2021 – July 1, 2021
Applications received from after-school programs will be reviewed for program support in 2022.

Application Period for Social Workers:  Open as of March 15, 2021
For social workers who have a client who can benefit from music therapy.


Please allow 48 hours for response.  Maybe longer during Title One application period.

Instrument Request Form

Instrument Request