MEMA-Music (Motivate and Encourage Music Appreciation) draws on the most impactful popular music ever created, to teach youth ages 11-21, historical awareness and promote values which facilitate social harmony, while empowering them with the knowledge and skills necessary for life in the 21st-Century.

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We rely on the generosity of supporters like you, to empower and inspire youth through MEMA's innovative music enrichment program which brings history, music and language arts alive in the classroom. Our curricula give students a real connection to the past that they just don't get in a textbook.

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Our Goals

MEMA focuses on the new Common Core standards including collaborative teaching of values, character building, self-awareness, positive self-esteem, and critical thinking skills. We aim to foster students' appreciation of our multicultural society, so they explore, understand and embrace diversity.

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The Music

Rock, folk, blues, soul and jazz music of the sixties, was the major force in unifying people of different age groups around the world. The sixties generation proclaimed a celebration of love and peace in the midst of a society bursting with war, racist violence, and social injustices.

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