WCPE/Raleigh Announces Education Fund Grants To North Carolina Music Programs
June 24, 2015 at 5:30 AM (PT)
EDUCATIONAL INFORMATION CORP. Classical Music WCPE-FM (89.7FM)/RALEIGH, NC, announces five grants totaling more than $8,000 from its EDUCATION FUND for the 2015–16 season. Recipients include NORTH CAROLINA CHAMBER MUSIC ENSEMBLE, WAKE FOREST COMMUNITY YOUTH ORCHESTRA, COMMUNITY MUSIC SCHOOL, CHAMBER MUSIC RALEIGH and RALEIGH CONCERT BAND. The WCPE EDUCATION FUND is committed to increasing classical music education throughout the local community in NORTH CAROLINA.
“I am deeply touched by the support we’ve received from our donors,” said WCPE’s Arts & Community Liaison TARA LYNN. “We are sending a clear message the value we place upon music education, and the importance of building a stable future for the arts in NORTH CAROLINA.”
WCPE EDUCATION FUND grants come from tax-deductible gifts made to WCPE-FM. Grants are awarded annually following the APRIL 30th deadline. The FUND has invested over $38,000 in NORTH CAROLINA music education through a wide variety of nonprofit organizations since it was founded by LYNN in 2010.