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Donate a Guitar!

Support music education by donating.

The GSI Foundation raises necessary funds primarily from donated guitars which are sold through Guitar Salon International. Some used guitars donated to our charity are also given directly to classical guitar programs in public schools in Los Angeles.

If you have a guitar or other instrument
you wish to donate, please contact us!
We will assist you with packing and shipping your guitar
donated to our charity organization.We will cover all transportation and related costs.

Your guitar donations help fund music education programs, scholarshipsfor doctoral students in the classical guitar university programs supportedby the GSI Foundation, high-quality video recordings for emerging artists,and various guitar festivals. The GSI Foundation believes that every childdeserves these classical music opportunities.

Where Can I Donate a Guitar?

You can donate a guitar for the GSI Foundation online by contacting us at(310) 586-1100, [email protected], or by filling out a form on our website.If you live near our location at 1455 19th Street, Santa Monica, CA, 90404,you can also simply drop off your donated instrument and pick up orreceive via email your tax-deductible donation letter.

Can I donate other musical instruments?

The GSI Foundation also accepts other musical instruments, such as:

  • ukuleles
  • banjos
  • electric guitars
  • acoustic guitars
  • violins
  • etc.

These instruments can also be donated by calling or emailing us to arrangeshipment or by dropping these instruments at the GSI Foundation inSanta Monica.


Yes, of course, you will be provided with a tax-deductible donation letter for the year the donation was made. For more information, contact us at (310) 586-1100, [email protected], or fill out a form on our website.

Yes, Call us at (310) 586-1100. We’ll be glad to manage and help.

Call us at (310) 586-1100, email us at [email protected], or fill out a form on our website.

Donate a guitar for kids!

The GSI Foundation also accepts used guitars that children can use directly in classical guitar programs, assuming that a donated guitar is a good fit for children taking their first classical guitar lessons.

Know to trust
Public Schools implemented our music programs.
Average number of students enrolled each semester
Doctoral Scholarship recipients
Dollars donated till 2022
What have we done so far?