Our Mission Statement

Founded in 2004, FAME’s mission is to give every young musician the best opportunity to succeed in life by providing music training and academic support. We believe that children, teens, and young adults, regardless of social and economic need, should have access to quality music and music education as part of their journey to adulthood. We believe that if given the tools, including the power of music, program participants will become young adults of a well-rounded character, and part of the next generation of leaders for our community and our nation. 

Mission

FAME’s mission is to give every young musician the best opportunity to succeed in life by providing music training and academic support.

 

Vision

Every young musician is prepared for college, career, and lifelong learning.

Values

We believe that children, teens, and young adults, regardless of social and economic need, should have access to quality music and music education as part of their journey to adulthood. We believe that if given the tools, including the power of music, program participants will become young adults of a well-rounded character, and part of the next generation of leaders for our community and our nation.

 

Work Ethic

Strengthen character through discipline, determination, commitment to mastering your craft, and staying motivated to get the job done.

 

Integrity

Uncompromising adherence to strong moral principles, being honest, consistent and true to self, and doing the right thing even if no one is watching.

 

Respect

Exhibit care, concern, and consideration for self and others; treat people as we want to be treated.

 

Commitment

Demonstrate dedication to your lessons, your craft, your instrument, and the organization.

 

Learning

Optimize opportunities to acquire new knowledge in and out of the classroom through active listening and fully engaged participation over a lifetime.

 

Caring

Provide a nurturing environment in which students consistently encourage and uplift each other and feel valued.

 

Cultivating Relationships

Establish and maintain relationships with persons and organizations that share our values and commitment to FAME’s mission.