Support String Sprouts

Developed by the Omaha Conservatory of Music, String Sprouts is a unique program aimed to bring music education to pre-school-aged children, especially those who are among populations in underserved areas and/or below the poverty line.

$638,079

Cost of the 2015-16 String Sprouts program

832

families served in 2015-16

67%

of those families live in ZIP codes with a high number of underserved families

$767

Cost per student

88¢

of each donated $1 goes directly to site costs:
Curriculum Design • Instruments • Teacher Pay • Classroom Materials


2015-16 Keynote Leadership

Barbara & Wally Weitz

Sherwood Foundation

Peter Kiewit Foundation

Anonymous

The Lozier Foundation

Cassling Family Foundation

THE NELSON FAMILY FOUNDATION
IOWA WEST FOUNDATION
ANONYMOUS
RAMONA & DERYL HAMANN
WENDE & JOHN KOTOUC
WILLIAM & RUTH SCOTT
ANNETTE & PAUL SMITH
THE TODD & BETIANA SIMON FOUNDATION
THE SLOSBURG FAMILY CHARITABLE TRUST

2015-16 Keynote Circle

Eve & Fred Simon
American National Bank
Dr. David A. Jasper
Sunny & Dennis Lundgren
Polina & Bob Schlott
Fund For Omaha / Omaha Community Foundation
National Endowment for the Arts
United Way of the Midlands

Holland Foundation

Jackie & Terry Kroeger

Valmont Industries, Inc.

Gifts

Oregon Trail Community Foundation • Connie Cosentino • Pottawattamie Community Promise Partnerts • Sue & Travis Hiner • Dr. Jerry Moskus • St. John Lutheran Church of Mineola, Iowa • Phyllis Holcomb • C.L. Bowker • Susan & Douglas Shaver • Nancy & Donald Gillam • Lora & Neal Blomenkamp • Marilyn Phillips • Judy Chaloupka • Jan & John Van Newkirk • Vickie Adams • Amy Ross • Roger W. Suess • Midwest Theater • Cricket & John Simmons • Western States Bank

In-kind donations

Nielsen Violin Shop • D’Addario Strings • Council Bluffs Hy-Vee #2