An Impactful Anonymous Donation

“Speechless” was the way all members of the GSI staff described our reaction to the largest donation to the GSI Foundation to date – 6 beautiful instruments by some of the most collectible and iconic builders of the past 100 years. The collection was valued well into the 6-digit range.

Even though the donor wished anonymity, we still felt compelled to acknowledge this publicly and to spread awareness of just how generous some of our donors have been. All guitars were sold quickly and many programs were quickly funded in the Los Angeles area.

The collection included:

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