WHIN Music Community Charter School will provide our diverse student population with rigorous academic instruction, intensive music education and a positive learning environment so that every student can thrive academically and personally.
Our school is an outgrowth of the WHIN Music Project, a grassroots music program inspired by El Sistema- a social program that has transformed the lives of millions of children all over the world through music education and civic engagement. As a public charter school we accept contributions from generous individuals who seek to make a positive impact on the lives of the students we serve. If you would like to support the mission of WHIN by contributing to our music focused, student centered, and community based school please click the button below.
WHIN Music Community Charter School is a registered New York State 501(c)(3) non-profit organization. All contributions are 100% tax-deductible. For more information, or to get involved as a supporter of WHIN, please email us here.
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In the afterschool space, LEAP offers sustained participation in numerous art genres, ranging from drama, to visual arts, to dance, with a focus on leadership and literacy or STEAM. We celebrate diverse communities and connect daytime learning to out of school time through artistic expression, having each activity culminate in collaborative group performances, creative projects, and community events.
In July of 2018, El Sistema USA (ESUSA) identified 13 exemplary organizations nationwide to support through the Program for Rising El Sistema Organizations (PRESTO). As a member of PRESTO, ESUSA provides WHIN Music Community Charter School with funding, networking and mentorship opportunities, and training for senior leadership over a three-year period. Learn more WHIN Music Community Charter School)’s involvement with PRESTO and El Sistema USA by clicking here: https://elsistemausa.org/presto-2018/.
The 501c3 nonprofit D’Addario Foundation is a unique non-profit grant-making organization providing monetary and product support to high-quality music instruction programs on the front line to improve access to music education. Learn more about the D’Addario Foundation by clicking here: http://www.daddariofoundation.org/.