Lack of access to quality music education for students with special needs
Example: Collaboration with Garden of Hope, working with children who are victims of domestic and other violence
Foster a supportive learning environment.
Building confidence and increase self-esteem of children through their progress in music education.
Teaching team-building and leadership skills to children and youth.
Inspiring young students by mentorship program, and performing with world-class artists.
Teaching children to learn how to learn, and be able to navigate in the language of music.
Training young musicians who wish to continue in a musical career.
Building future audiences and raising future parents of young music lovers.
Helping to grow kind and loving citizens of the world.
Current Status and Project Goals: Yeou-cheng Ma has been running the group and needs to arrange for a successor; ClassACT connected her with classmate Andrea Kirsh who was able to advise on board structure and fundraising. The orchestra was able to have a very successful tour to several cities in China during the summer of 2017, including performances in Shanghai and Ningbo, the ancestral home of the society's founder.
Skills and Assistance Needed: