"Jeffco is proud to partner with the Manilow Music Project to bring the sounds of music to our schools," said Jefferson County Public Schools superintendent Cindy Stevenson in a statement. "Music allows our students to express themselves through creativity and artistic expression, opening up a world of possibilities to them. In Jeffco, we want students to excel in the arts as well as academics. For those students and families who can't afford instrument rental fees, a small donation can make a big impact to a child."
Instruments can be dropped off at Rockley Music (8555 West Colfax Avenue in Lakewood), which is open 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., through tomorrow, July 11.