Donate an Instrument

We are no longer accepting instrument donations, except for Ukuleles, at this time. We will accept new instrument donations once we have the capacity. If you are interested in donating in the future please feel free to sign up for our newsletter where we will announce when we are accepting donations again. thank you.


Each year, we place hundreds of instruments into the hands of Philadelphia youth. Your donated instruments help us to provide students with take-home instruments to practice on and our schools and program partners with instruments for our program spaces and music rooms.

Our Wish List includes:

  • Instruments: guitars, bass guitars, keyboards, drum sets. We also collect brass, woodwind, and string instruments to donate through Hungry for Music. Due to space limitations, we are unable to accept upright pianos.
  • Accessories: pocket amps, tuners, guitar straps and picks, guitar and bass strings, ¼” and ⅛” headphones, string cutters/winders, music stands, drumsticks, batteries (9V, AAA, AA, C, D)
  • Other: office supplies, mobile hotspot devices, stationary, art kits, paper, card games, board games, laptops, tablets, Mp3 players, desks

If your potential donation is not on this list, we may still need it! Feel free to reach out with details using the form below if you have questions.

Thank you for thinking of Rock to the Future! Due to space limitations, we are not currently accepting instrument donations. We’ll begin accepting instrument donations again in Fall 2021, once we’re back at our partner locations.
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