Help Elijah Study at His Dream Schools

For as long as I can remember, it has been one of my greatest dreams to live and study music in NYC as I aspire to become a world renowned classical pianist and pedagogue. I was recently accepted into two of my dream schools which are two of the nation's top programs: Manhattan School of Music and Columbia University. I went through being homeless for almost a year after I graduated with my undergraduate degree from the historically black university Bethune-Cookman University in Daytona Beach in 2017 in efforts to pursue my dream but I believe it is all worth it and with faith and determination anything is possible. School starts this August, leaving 3-4 months of time to raise enough funds to allow me to study at these amazing programs of which there is a dual-degree program between the two schools for two Master's Degrees within a 3 year period. I have been passionate about music since I started in the 7th grade in 2007 in Freeport, Bahamas. I have discovered early on what I would like to do for the rest of my life and I know that I have a voice that needs to be expressed! Please help me realize my dreams of studying at these phenomenal institutions which will open up many doors of opportunity, resources and a wealth of networks and allow me to study with the best musicians, pedagogues and students/artists!

Donations ()

  • David Hollingsworth 
    • $50 
    • 5 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $30 
    • 6 mos
  • Lemonade Mouth  
    • $50 
    • 6 mos
  • Cyril Carey 
    • $25 
    • 6 mos
  • Anonymous 
    • $100 
    • 6 mos
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Organizer

Elijah Stevens 
Organizer
New York, NY
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