Musical Memory Singers

A nonprofit organization

37% complete

$10,000 Goal

Our focus is those with early to mid-stage Alzheimer's/dementia and their Caregivers along with Community Volunteers. Musical memory and the ability to sing favorite songs are some of the last memories that those with this disease retain. So, singing is a joyful activity for them. The camaraderie and fellowship that develops between those with this debilitating disease, their caregivers and those people who are also in the same boat, helps to forma wonderful new support system and new memories as well.

Our Needs

  1. We require an updated computer and 2 laptops to present our programs. 
  2.  We pay ASCAP fees for the music we sing.
  3. We provide an honorarium is given to our Musical Director and our Pianist.
  4. We need a backup microphone headset.
  5.  We currently use a borrowed sound system.
  6. We would like to provide refreshments to our group through donation.
  7. We need a monitoring speaker.
  8. We need a banner for The Walk for Alzheimer's and the Arlington Wellness Fair.  We need to be visible to as many people as possible so we may reach those who would benefit from our group.

Giving Activity

Mission

Musical Memory Singers provides individuals with Alzheimer/dementia and those who care for them opportunities to build community, enrich lives and create new memories through joyful singing.

Needs

We require an updated computer and 2 laptops to present our programs. We pay ASCAP fees for the music we sing.

An honorarium is given to our Musical Director and

our Pianist.

We need a backup microphone headset and we currently use a borrowed sound system.

We would like to provide refreshments to our group through donation.

Equity Statement

Musical Memory Singers is an equal opportunity organization. Our weekly meetings are for the benefit of anyone in the Arlington area and surrounding communities who is suffering from Alzheimer's or dementia.

Organization Data

Summary

Organization name

Musical Memory Singers

Tax id (EIN)

82-2570931

Guidestar

Causes

Arts, Culture & Humanities, Intellectual, Developmental, and Physical Disabilities, Social Services

Operating Budget

Less than $100,000

Counties Served

Tarrant

BIPOC Leadership

Neither/None

Address

PO Box 14404
Arlington, TX 76094