creating positive change through
music & arts education

What We Do

Get to Know the Students, Teachers and Stories of PFCF's Music Programs

Stand By Me Scholarship Program

Stand By Me Scholarships provide funding for students to attend PFCF music programs for 1 year


Mar 09, 2015

Join PFCF For Music In Our Schools Month!

by Shauna Murray

Playing For Change Foundation is celebrating Music In Our Schools Month with a special campaign and we need your support. If you believe that music is a vital part of a strong education for our children, you can make a difference! By creating your own special page and sharing it with your network, you can bring music into the lives of children worldwide.


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Featured Volunteer

PFC’s Bloomington Ambassador Starts Concert Series Nick Huster

I was first inspired by Playing For Change along with many people in the rest of the world when the Stand By Me video went viral. I started following the media project and fell in love when I saw that the foundation was established and had started providing music education around the world. In college I studied Ethnomusicology, Spanish, and Management, and I have always dreamed of doing work that uses the arts for community enrichment and empowerment.


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Repairs two instruments

Repairs two instruments

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Madal drum

Provides a madal drum, benefiting a child and local craftsman

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