The GSI FOUNDATION is a non-profit organization based on the simple idea that every child deserves a music education.

We contribute to this endeavor by providing public schools with the instruments, teaching services, and musical events needed to inspire today’s youth.


We provide music programs with high-quality instruments that make the process of learning enjoyable.


We hire knowledgable and inspiring teachers that actively engage students in the process of learning.


We facilitate inspiring live and recorded performances ranging from student ensembles to world-renown soloists.


The GSI Foundation Classical Guitar Scholarship Supports the Education of Two New Doctoral Students at USC!

With the start of the new academic year at the USC Thornton School of Music, our scholarship is helping two new students pursue their doctorate degrees. This is our third year supporting this program with the GSI Foundation scholarship. In […]

GSI Foundation Funds Another Year of Music Education in Two Elementary Schools in the Los Angeles Area

The GSI Foundation has funded another year of music education classes at two schools in the greater Los Angeles area. Students from Castle Heights Elementary and Brockton Avenue Elementary schools will again receive this year top-quality ukulele instruction and music […]

GSI Foundation Scholar, Ashley Lucero, Visits Music Programs at the Brockton Avenue Elementary School in Los Angeles.

Our GSI Foundation scholar, Ashley Lucero, has recently visited the Brockton Avenue Elementary School in Los Angeles to perform three virtual concerts for children from music education programs supported by the GSI Foundation. Ashley is currently pursuing her doctorate degree […]

We Support Underfunded Music Programs Around The Country

How Can You Help?

Our primary method of raising money comes from selling guitars that are donated to the GSI FOUNDATION. If you have a guitar you wish to donate, please contact us! We will assist you with packing and shipping the instrument and of course cover all expenses. You will then be provided with a tax-deductible donation letter for the year the donation was made.

On the other hand, if you would like to make a monetary donation, you can do so by clicking the button below which will take you to our DONATE page where we have information on our various methods of receiving funds.