Youth Scholarship Program

Ethos Music Center

orchestra1Royal Rosarian Foundation awards Ethos Music Center funds toward their Music Lessons for Kids and Music Corps programs! With this grant, we share their commitment in offering children in need the opportunity to experience music with instruction, performances, and workshops.

Ethos Music Center was founded in 1998, originally located at the University of Portland. They now own their current location at N. Killingsworth and Williams, renovated to include a recital hall and 14 classrooms for individual and group instruction. The Foundation grant will offer scholarships for instruction and instrument rentals at their in-house Music Lessons for Kids program and support their Music Corps program. Music Corps provides after-school music programs to more than 5,000 students at 16 low-income elementary and middle schools. Ethos’ believes in building community through music. They are a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization employing nine full-time staff, 10 full-time AmeriCorps members, and 52 part-time music instructors.