World Hunger Day is May 28th – Stay tuned for ways you can get involved, donate to local organizations and learn more about Music for the Mission!
We know that our neighbors, friends and colleagues could be fighting hunger and homelessness. Your donation goes to grassroots organizations who run pantries, shelters, insecurity resources and various programs and projects that not only help those in great need, but also those on the edge. Please help us help our neighbors, friends, colleagues and those individuals we share our community with. One band, one sound.
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Press Release – Chili-Cook Off Cooks Again!
Click here for Music for the Mission’s and Stanley Law’s latest press release about our Chili Cook-off event in collaboration with musicians, Lee Martin and The Rockers and The Happy Valley Inn!
Our 2017 Mini-Grant recipients have been chosen!
Go to the Local Giving Page for more Information!
What are you doing for St. Patrick’s Day? Come to Sharkey’s March 17th from 6pm-2am! Only $5 to enter and a portion of the proceeds go to Music for the Mission’s drive to end homelessness and hunger in Central New York? Live music from Tennyson Ave Band , food, Irish beads, green beer and more! Have fun and support #M4M !
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We have up to date information on upcoming and previous events. We post information about our partners and their programs, musical events in CNY, Mini-grant updates and more. We also post information and articles about local, and national, news about the homeless and hunger epidemic we are fighting. Stay informed, stay local and get involved.
25 Days of Giving – Please remember to donate during this Holiday season! One Hundred percent of your donation will go towards efforts that help the hungry and the homeless in Central New York! Click on the Donate button above!
Feel free to email MusicForMission@gmail.com with any questions or partnership ideas! We welcome an opportunity to speak with you about how we can help your business, group and/or organization! Reach out today!
The Northeast Jazz and Wine Festival
July 29th and 30th in Clinton Square!
Music for the Mission was a vendor at this Festival. We collected cans for our Jazzed Can Drive and they were donated to a local food pantry! Raffle winners have been selected and if you won you should be getting contacted by August 8th or 9th. Winners must collect their prizes within 10 days of being notified.
Prizes can be picked up at the front desk at Joe Stanley Law Offices.
Proceeds from this event will go directly to our funds for the 2017 batch of Mini-Grants.
If you would like to be on our volunteer list, please contact us at MusicForMission@gmail.com.
Thank you for volunteering; Tobi & Brooklyn!
(Pictured) Kelly, Kiki, Kellie and Maria!
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Listen to our promotion that aired on local radio and T.V. stations!
Thank you for all of you who joined us on
May 28th for World Day of Hunger!
We will see you next year. Same day, same time.
Valentines Day and St. Patrick’s Day at Sharkey’s Bar!
February 13th and March 14th 2016
Celebrating Valentine’s Day and St. Patrick’s Day with great company, music and excitement.
The weekend before Valentine’s Day, Sharkey’s held their StopLight Party to celebrate love.. With their help, along with 107.9, we were able to raise 187 dollars for Music for the Mission. Similarly, for their St. Practice Day party in early March, we raised 258 dollars with the St. Patrick’s themed event!
Thank you for all who attended and worked to make
these events happen for our community!
Stay tuned for our Music for the Mission night with the Crunch and many more exciting events!
Fundraiser for the Children’s Charity of Greater Binghamton!
December 6, 2015
Thanks to The Old Union Hotel and WBNG TV 12, we were able to raise money for the Children’s Charity of Greater Binghamton.50/50 raffle tickets were sold, raising $3,500, and The Falconers performed all afternoon! During the event we also sold tickets for 10 donated baskets. Over 100 people were in attendance!
DJ Slammin’ Sam at Sharkey’s Bar!
October 30, 2015
In the spirit of Halloween, Music for the Mission teamed up with Hot 107.9 and Y94FM to promote Sharkey’s annual Halloween Bash. DJ Slammin’ Sam provided the music and the stations provided prizes for the top costumes. Thanks to this event we were able to raise $500 for Music for the Mission!
Montgomery Gentry at Kegs Canalside in Jordan!
August 14, 2015
Last Friday Music for the Mission sponsored a concert by Montgomery Gentry at Kegs Canalside. The concert, which more than 1,700 people attended, raised more than $1,500 from receiving a portion of ticket sales. We are thrilled to have sponsored such a booming success, and are eager to identify a deserving nonprofit in the greater Syracuse area to receive these funds!
The Country Showdown in North Syracuse!
June 26, 2015
Music for the Mission, in tandem with WOLF-FM, recently sponsored ‘The Country Showdown’ at The Spinning Wheel!
The Showdown is an annual amateur music competition for aspiring country artists in Central New York. Ten or so contestants performed one song each, followed by judges’ critiques; contestants ranged in ages from teenagers to adults, and varied in experience, song choice, and style. Thanks to our generous donors, we were able to raise nearly $100 from a 50-50 raffle stocked with Destiny USA gift cards and raceway tickets. Here’s to another successful Showdown next year!
Jared Campbell at New Life Ministries in Endicott!
May 15, 2015
In conjunction with local ABC and NBC television, as well as the local radio station group, the concert — an annual event held in the spring was free and open to the public.
Thanks to the generosity of our concertgoers ($5 donations were suggested at the door), we were able to raise nearly $1,000 for the New Life food pantry!
We are grateful for our local partners, as well as New Life and Jared Campbell, for a fun-filled evening. We can’t wait to come back next year!