To provide an opportunity where all children—regardless of circumstances— can thrive socially and academically through music education that promotes creative expression, teamwork, discipline and social responsibility.
Every child deserves the opportunity to realize the benefits of high-quality music education. Bay Area Music Project is a youth orchestra and choir servicing the Alameda/East Bay community by:
BAMP's diversity, equity and inclusion statement
Equity, inclusion, and diversity are vital forces in BAMP’s mission to provide an opportunity for all children—regardless of circumstances—to thrive socially and academically through music education that promotes creative expression, teamwork, discipline, and social responsibility. We must model these values within our operations and leadership to align with our mission. Thus, we are committed to dedicating time and resources towards acknowledging and dismantling inequities within our policies, systems, and programs, particularly to halt all disproportionately high adverse effects on communities of color. As a white-led organization, BAMP is on an active journey to be a community where all employees, partners, and families, holding all of their respective identities, feel valued and respected.
Current strategies include: