we welcome your support

How You Can Help

The Garfield Jazz Foundation appreciates your support!

Your donations help us to provide the necessary instruments, coaching and performance opportunities to enable every student to have a fulfilling musical experience at Garfield. The Garfield Foundation is always in need of support, here are some ways you can contribute!

Cash Donations

Your contributions help our program develop and grow

Please visit our Donations Page to make a Donation to the Garfield Jazz Foundation, a 501c(3) organization

Hire a Combo!

Garfield Jazz Combos are available to for your events!

Entertain friends, family, or co-workers with live music by a Garfield Jazz Combo! The fees from this program support the Jazz program.

Garfield Jazz Gala

Our primary fundraising for the program

The annual Garfield Jazz Gala is held every Spring and is our main fundraising event for the program. Please consider donating an item for our raffle, or buying tickets!


Parents and students

Parents and students are always encouraged to volunteer their time and expertise to help in whatever way they can. Please visit our calendar to find out details for Garfield Jazz Foundation meetings, or contact a Board Member for more information.


GJF is a non-profit, tax-exempt organization committed to excellence in jazz at Garfield High School. All donations are tax deductible to the extent provided by law. Our tax ID number will be supplied upon receipt of a contribution.