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Nat King Cole Generation Hope, Inc., founded in 2008, is a community supported 501c3 organization. Our Tax ID is 80-0149522 and our financial information can be found on Your tax-deductible monetary and in-kind donations directly support our music education programs and resources.

We are grateful for your support of music education for the next generation!
Your gift matters and every size counts!

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If you’d prefer to donate via check please use the address below and
make checks payable to Nat King Cole Generation Hope, Inc. Thank You!

Nat King Cole Generation Hope, Inc.
4710 NW 2nd Avenue, Suite 204
Boca Raton, Florida 33431-4161

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Music Education in Perspective

  • $100 provides sheet music to one classroom for one school semester
  • $500 places a music mentor in an after-school program for four weeks
  • $1,000 repairs & refurbishes up to 10 instruments
  • $5,000 sends five children to music camp for two weeks
  • $10,000 provides four-year college scholarship to an aspiring music teacher or performer
  • $50,000 places music mentors in five under-served Title 1 public school classrooms for one school year
  • $100,000 underwrites the creation of a two-week music camp serving 100 children in the state of your choice


Support our efforts to provide access to music education by joining our membership program. Your monetary commitment to support music programs and services for children in need is greatly needed and appreciated!

Members will receive a personal thank you from Nat King Cole’s twin daughters, Casey and Timolin, as well as a member gift and acknowledgement throughout our online channels and printed collateral based on level of membership.

Create A Legacy

You can make a lasting impact with the gift of music education beyond your lifetime. Remember NKCGH in your own legacy and consider bequeathing your support to continue the efforts of the Cole Family to serve children in need. Simply meet with your estate planning attorney and coordinate with our Executive Director, Shanna St John at

Program Sponsorship + Underwriting

Have a passion for one or more of the music education programs or services we provide? Your monetary donation will support or create a program in a community in need.

Project Encore!

Instruments are repaired, refurbished and rehomed.

Summer Music Camps

Students attend one or two week music camps.

Educator Training + Resources

Teachers are provided specialized training.


Give the reward of a priceless, music-centered college education by joining us in support of the Nat and Maria Cole Memorial Scholarship.

In-kind Donations

Donate your gently used instruments or new item/items or services that we can use for our programs or fundraising efforts.

Project Encore!

Donate an instrument to be repaired, refurbished and rehomed with children in need.

Summer Music Camps

Help us provide healthy snacks and lunch for our children each summer. Own or know a restaurant owner in one of the communities we serve? Have a Costco, BJs or Sams card?


Donate an item or service that can be used to raise funds at one of our special events.

Give When You Shop

Nat King Cole Generation Hope Gift Shop – Coming Soon

Upcoming Events + Programs