Send an email to your local school board - VH1 Save The Music Foundation

Learn How: Send an email to your local school board member supporting music education.


  1. Visit your local school district website and search for the school board page.
  2. The school board members will be listed with their email addresses or a general contact email.
  3. Advocacy starts with communication and support of your district’s music program. Include a story about the impact of music education in your life and how every student deserves music in their school.
  4. Visit a music teacher in your district and have them share a statement on the impact music education makes in their students’ lives.
  5. Visit our Advocacy Tools page for the latest research on the benefits of music education.
  6. Conclude your email with an ask to invite a school ensemble to perform at a board meeting and have students share comments on the impact of music in their lives.