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Long & McQuade Music Therapy Fundraising Drive

Click here to make a donation online through our e-store! The donation will be sent to your closest participating children's hospital or organization.


We are proud supporters of music therapy programs at children’s hospitals nation-wide, and have, to date, raised over $575,000 for the cause. Details on our annual drive can be found here.

Click here to watch Long & McQuade at the 2013 BC Children's Hospital Telethon.
Click here to watch the official video from Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children's Friends of Music Therapy organization.
Click here to watch a video featuring Carolyn Williams, music therapist at Toronto's Hospital for Sick Children.
Click here to watch a video about music therapy at Janeway Hospital in St. John's.


Long & McQuade believes in the power of music. Whether it’s playing it or listening to it, we know that music has the ability to transcend cultural, political, economic and health barriers. That’s why we’re dedicated supporters of the following organizations and endeavors:

Air Cadet League of Canada (Band Musician Award)
Alberta International Band Association
Archie Alleyne Scholarship Fund
Artists in Healthcare
Blues International
Brandon Folk Music and Art Society
Calgary Blues Music Association
Calgary Philharmonic Orchestra
Calgary Stampede
Canadian Folk Music Project
Capital Region Musicfest
Carl Orff Canada
Chebucto Symphony Orchestra
Children's Wish Foundation (various cities)
Coalition for Music Education in Canada
Dartmouth Community Concert Association
Debut Atlantic
Dixon Hall
Edmonton Folk Music Festival
Empress Theatre Society
Etobicoke Philharmonic Orchestra
Fraser Macpherson Music Scholarship Fund
Greater Moncton Music Festival
Guitar Society of Toronto
Guitars 4 Vets Canada
Hannaford Street Silver Band
Harbour City Jazz Society
Humber College Youth Jazz Canada Project
Inner City Music Outreach (MB Conservatory of Music & Art)
Jazz Performance and Education Centre
Kamloops Symphony
Kincardine Summer Music Festival
Kitchener Waterloo Community Orchestra
Kitchener Waterloo Symphony Orchestra
Kiwanis Music Festival (various cities)
London Community Orchestra
March of Dimes (Rock for Dimes)
Mississauga Arts Council
Mountain Arts Foundation

Nanaimo Sings!
National Arts Centre Foundation
National Youth Orchestra of Canada
New Brunswick Federation of Music Festivals
New Brunswick Youth Orchestra
New Horizons Band of Toronto
Newfoundland Symphony Orchestra
North York Music Festival
Northern Stars Chorus
Ontario Philharmonic
Orchestra London
Orchestra Toronto
Orchestras Canada
Ottawa Symphony Orchestra
Pacific Symphonic Wind Ensemble
Peel Music Festival
Regent Park School of Music
Regina Music Festival Association
Rifflandia Festival
Saskatoon Symphony Society
Sauble Beach Guitar Festival
Share the Music Education Program
Sooke Philharmonic Society
Steamboat Mountain Music Society
The Minstrel Foundation
Toronto Blues Society
Toronto Downtown Jazz
Toronto SInfonietta
Toronto Symphony Orchestra
Unison Benevolent Fund
Upper Island Music Festival
Vancouver Men's Chorus
Vancouver Music Festival
Vancouver Youth Symphony
Victoria Symphony Orchestra
Vincent Massey Music Association
West Coast Chamber Music
Windsor Optimist Youth Band
Winnipeg Folk Festival
Winnipeg Music Festival
Winnipeg Symphony Orchestra

and many more community events, orchestras and schools across the country.


For more information on Long & McQuade’s community-related endeavours and support, please contact Sheri Katz at

Long & McQuade is a proud supporter of MusiCounts, Canada’s music education charity associated with The Canadian Academy of Recording Arts and Sciences (CARAS), that helps to keep music alive in schools across Canada.

TD Bank Group has joined forces with MusiCounts to expand programming designed specifically to create opportunities for youth in underserved communities. If you are looking for support for your community-based music program, please contact MusiCounts to see if you are eligible for a grant. Details below.