Support ASTA

ASTA is committed to enhancing the future of string teaching and playing. To accomplish this, ASTA has created a division to administer all grants, awards, and competitions. It advances string education and performance throughout the U.S. by sponsoring a variety of programs and projects for students, teachers, performers, and string industry professionals.

You can help support ASTA and the future of string teaching and playing in several ways:
Make a Gift - ASTA appreciates donations at all levels of giving. We have several philanthropic options open to our donors, including one-time gifts, recurring gifts, pledges, memorial gifts, and special funds.

Planned Giving - Members and other philanthropists can play an important role in the mission and future of ASTA by including the association in their estate plans.

Affinity Shopping - ASTA has teamed up with for your shopping enjoyment. For every purchase you make through our website on Amazon (click the link to the left), ASTA receives 5% of your contribution. Purchases must be made through the ASTA website for items to qualify. Every gift makes a difference!

"I will do my best to develop my abilities and to make you proud of me. This viola gives me new hope and a new perspective on my future."- Aliciana Grace Ferris, age 18, winner of a Potter's Violins Instrument Award