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To qualify for financial assistance through the Note Worthy Kids program students must:

  • be between the age of six and 18.
  • live or attend school in Duluth, Hermantown, Proctor, MN or Superior, WI.
  • submit an application describing your musical need.
  • submit an application that demonstrates financial need (As a general guideline, students who qualify for free or reduced lunches also qualify for Note Worthy Kids).

Click here to download an application and return it to Note Worthy Kids.



Note Worthy Kids works with well qualified instructors, many of whom are members of the Minnesota Music Teachers Association (MMTA), Wisconsin Music Teachers Association (WMTA) and the local Arrowhead Music Teacher's Association (AMTA). To be eligible for the NoteWorthy Kids reimbursement program every instructor must submit an application detailing their credentials and undergo a criminal background check.

To apply to become a recognized Note Worthy Kids Instructor click here to download an application and return it to Note Worthy Kids.



Note Worthy Kids appreciates whatever support we receive and from whereve it may come. Every contribution is noteworthy. Be it from an individual, small business, corporation or philanthropic non-profit. We're supported by a group of passionate individuals who have volunteered their time and talents to support Note Worthy Kids goal to provide free or reduced cost musical instruction and instruments to financially challenged families in the Duluth, MN and Superior, WI area. 

We're a 501(c)(3) nonprofit and as such, all contributions are tax deductible. Donations can be made online through or PayPal. If you prefer to mail a check they can be sent to P.O. Box, Duluth, MN 55816.

We welcome all the support we can get: musicians have graciously donated their time, talents and equipment to perform for our fundraisers; businesses have donated their products and services to assist us; instructors have donated a portion of their services; individuals have made financial donations, attend a fundraising concerts or even a simple like or share on Facebook to let your friends know about Note Worthy Kids is helpful and appreciated.

Thank you one and all for your support!