Gifts & Donations

A charitable gift to Crescendo allows us to further our mission of providing individualized music instruction, in a positive and supportive setting to all persons regardless of age, ability, or income.

Option 1: Credit Card via Paypal


Option 2: Check or Money Order

Send your donation to:

Crescendo Academy of Music
Epic Center, Suite 12
359 South Kalamazoo Mall
Kalamazoo, MI 49007


Annual Fund – We work hard creating exceptional music programs and each year our student enrollment grows, but the price of music instruction covers only a portion of our expenses. Our annual fund campaign raises those important dollars that we need to support our operations.

Scholarships – We are dedicated to offering scholarships to over 10% of our students. A gift to our scholarship campaign ensures that one more student will realize the joy of music in their life.

Your gift of:
$24.00=one half-hour lesson
$60.00 =two sessions of Community Voices Ensemble
$96.00 = one month of half-hour lessons
$185.00 = one Music Together class
$200.00 = one season of chamber ensemble coaching
$370.00 = two semesters of Music Together classes
$432.00 = one semester of half-hour lessons
$648.00 = one semester of 45-minute lessons
$1000.00 = one year of half-hour lessons

Special Funds and Gifts - In addition to our annual campaigns our friends may establish a designated fund. We welcome you to establish a fund of your choosing or create one for a loved one as a special gift:

•Community Voices Ensemble Fund
•Instrument Fund
•Dezzie & Aughtery Lipsey Memorial Scholarship Fund for Minority Students
•Kalamazoo Mandolin & Guitar Orchestra Fund
•Ehrnstrom/Daniels Memorial Scholarship Fund for Guitar Students

Musical Instruments & Scores – Please call our office if you have an instrument or music that you would like to donate 269.345.6664.

Planned Giving - Please let us know if you have named Crescendo in your estate plan, charitable trust, or will. These types of gifts ensure that your love of music will live on at Crescendo.

Donate your time and expertise – Crescendo is always looking for volunteers to help out with special events and projects and to serve on our Board of Directors. Contact the office to learn more about sharing your skills and time with us, or go here.

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    Our Mission:
    … to provide individualized music instruction in a positive and supportive atmosphere to all persons regardless of age, ability or income.

    Epic Center, Suite 12
    359 S. Kalamazoo Mall
    Kalamazoo, MI 49007

    269 / 345-6664

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