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Ways to Give
Make a difference in the lives of young musicians.
You Can Help with a Donation
We make it easy to donate with a one-time or recurring gift, either online or via electronic transfer.
If you prefer to donate by check, simply make it out to Merit School of Music and mail it to us at:
Merit School of Music
38 S. Peoria St.
Chicago, IL 60607
Prefer to find out more directly from one of our staff? Reach out to Meredith Barber, Vice President for Development & Marketing, at email@example.com or 312-267-4461.
Instruments, Music Supplies, and Other In-Kind Gifts
You can help our students develop as musicians by making a tax-deductible gift of property.
Read about what types of in-kind donations we need and how the process works.
Ensure access to music education for future generations through Merit’s planned giving program.
Music at Merit Makes the Difference
students learn in a diverse community of hardworking peers
of Conservatory graduates go on to college
of students learning at a reduced or no cost