"The grant will help prepare the most committed young musicians in the area, ensuring that they possess the necessary skills and talents to excel in conservatory, college, or university settings."
Daniel Nass, "$2.5M Grant Awarded to Philadelphia Music Alliance for Youth," Minnesota Public Radio, February 2, 2017, http://www.classicalmpr.org/blog/classical-notes/2017/02/02/2-5m-grant-awarded-to-philadelphia-music-alliance-for-youth
Kenneth Hilario, "10 Philadelphia Music Organizations Get $2.53M Grant for New Initiative," Philadelphia Business Journal, January 31, 2017, http://www.bizjournals.com/philadelphia/news/2017/01/31/settlement-music-school-temple-orchestra-mellon.html
Sophie Lewis, "Unexpected Partnerships of Arts Organizations Secure Municipal Dollars," Nonprofit Quarterly, February 7, 2017, https://nonprofitquarterly.org/2017/02/07/arts-organizations-make-unexpected-partnerships-secure-municipal-dollars/
Rebecca Koenig, "Grants Roundup: $279 Million From Gates Backs Health-Data Work," The Chronicle of Philanthropy, February 8, 2017, https://www.philanthropy.com/article/Grants-Roundup-279-Million/239140