Music has the power to connect and comfort us during challenging times.

Will you Play your Part? 

Your support is critical. During these unprecedented times, 317 Main is committed to fulfilling its mission to encourage creative expression, personal growth, and community connection through music. If you are in the position to give back, consider a generous monthly or one-time gift.  We are in this together. Thank you.


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Other Ways to Give: 

Donate by Check:

If you prefer to donate by check, please make payable to:

317 Main Community Music Center
317 Main Street
Yarmouth, Maine 04096

Matching Gifts: Please consider asking your employer to match your contributions.

Stock Gifts: 317 Main accepts gifts of appreciated stock and other securities.

Leave a Legacy: Planned giving can offer significant tax benefits and take many forms. For example, you can add 317 Main as a beneficiary to your will, or recommend that the residuum of a donor-advised fund be designated to 317 Main.

IRA Charitable Rollover: Individuals 70 1/2 and older can transfer up to $100,000 annually from their IRAs to charitable organizations without having to count the distributions as taxable income. Contact your IRA administrator for instructions and please notify 317 Main of your intentions.

In Kind Gifts: We accept donations of instruments, sheet music, and other in kind gifts. Please see In Kind Donation Form 8.4.2017  with more information about how to donate.


Music Changes Lives. Your Donation Makes It Possible.

Every year, we rely on your donations at all levels to help cover the real cost of the 317 Main experience. Your gift has a major impact!

Album: $10,000 fills the gap between tuition and the real cost of lessons for 14 students at 317 Main.

Song: $5,000 covers the cost for a national touring artist to perform at a 317 Main fundraising concert.

Melody: $2,500 enables 317 Main to develop a new partnership with a school or non-profit to provide free music education programming for southern Maine youth.

Chorus: $1,000 enables us to provide financial aid for one year of lessons for a 317 Main student.

Verse: $500supports our community concert series.

Chord: $250helps support 317 Main student performances in the community.

Note: $100 helps cover the cost of an instrument for a 317 Main Partnership Program student.

The Rhythm Section: Monthly Donations provide steady, dependable support for 317 Main’s music education programs.