Our Community of Support

Our Community of Support

It is thanks to these individuals, foundations, and businesses that Project STEP is able to bring the joy and opportunity of a full classical music education to our students. There is no holding us back!

Boston Cultural Council
Harvard Musical Association



Institutional Support

These institutions have given our students the tools necessary to make them thrive in today’s world.  Project STEP gratefully acknowledges their generosity.


Amelia Peabody Foundation

Barr Foundation

Bloomberg Philanthropies

Boston Cultural Council

Boston Symphony Orchestra

Boston University

Cabot Family Charitable Trust


Charles H. Bond Scholarship Trust

Corkin Family Foundation

D’Addario Foundation




Dedham Institution for Savings Foundation

Eastern Bank Foundation

Harman Family Foundation

Harvard Musical Association

The Janey Fund

Kanter Kallman Foundation

Lincoln & Therese Filene Foundation

Linde Family Foundation

Martha Struthers Farley and Donald C. Farley, Jr. Family Foundation

The Mary Saudek Jaffee Fund

Massachusetts Cultural Council

National Endowment for the Arts

The New England Conservatory

Public Welfare Foundation

Ramsey McCluskey Family Foundation

Richard and Susan Smith Family Foundation

Savage Foundation

The Still Waters Fund

The Willow Tree Fund

Yawkey Foundation II

Special Thanks

The benefit to our students of working directly with professionals, whether sitting side-by-side in performances or being coached by them, is tremendous.  We are thankful to the people and ensembles that are enriching our students’ experiences:

Winsor Music | Marcus Thompson and the Boston Chamber Music Society | Bayla Keyes, Rhonda Rider, Lois Shapiro and Triple Helix | Wendy Putnam and the Concord Chamber Music Society |  A Far Cry