ACM Announces Beneficiaries For 'Lifting Lives' Grants
July 6, 2009 at 12:34 PM (PT)
The ACADEMY OF COUNTRY MUSIC (ACM) has announced the first-ever beneficiaries for its inaugural grant program, ACM LIFTING LIVES. Grants from LIFTING LIVES fund "programs that promote education and healing through the power of music."
Those who will receive grants this year include: BRIDGES ACADEMY in NASHVILLE, FREE ARTS FOR ABUSED CHILDREN in LOS ANGELES, MUSICIANS ON CALL, SONGS FOR KIDS in ATLANTA and L.A., PEACE THRU MUSIC in VENTURA, CA and VANDERBILT MUSIC THERAPY PROGRAM in NASHVILLE.
Beginning today (7/6) through JULY 17th, submissions from the artist community will be taken for the 2009-2010 grant cycle. Funding decisions will be made and programs will be notified in OCTOBER. For more info, visit www.acmliftinglives.org.