Clark Foundation Invests in SWAN Students
Clark Foundation Invests in SWAN Students
May 28, 2021

The Clark Associates Charitable Foundation granted funds to SWAN to continue providing music lessons to our awesome students. Summer lessons are already underway. Students are finding...

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SWAN is an Educational Improvement Organization
SWAN is an Educational Improvement Organization
May 26, 2021

The Education Improvement Tax Credit (EITC) is a credit that can be awarded to businesses for making contributions to Educational Improvement Organizations such as SWAN, and...

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Excellent Ukulele Lesson
Excellent Ukulele Lesson
May 24, 2021

Excellent lesson for this student with the two newest chords he is learning! Watch for the smile of success he flashes at the end. Priceless!!!

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Meet Our Team; Lisa Fairman
Meet Our Team; Lisa Fairman
May 18, 2021

We’d like to introduce one of our team members, music teacher Lisa Fairman. “I’ve been teaching music for 10 years and with SWAN for over a...

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Spring Student Spotlight
Spring Student Spotlight
May 13, 2021

Caplin is a bright 10-year-old who loves to create original compositions for the piano. When he starts his creative process, he imagines going into a coal...

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Program Director’s Perspective
Program Director’s Perspective
May 6, 2021

My name is Brooke Beazley, and I am the Program Director for SWAN4Kids. I have the pleasure of greeting our students and monitoring their online private...

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On-Demand SWAN 4 Kids Benefit Concert
On-Demand SWAN 4 Kids Benefit Concert
April 20, 2021

Give Music, Empower Dreams | SWAN 4 Kids Benefit Concert from SWAN4kids on Vimeo. Some of Philadelphia’s finest performers have collaborated to bring a concert that...

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D’Addario Grant Awarded to SWAN
D’Addario Grant Awarded to SWAN
March 30, 2021

SWAN just received a grant from the D’Addario Foundation that will provide music lessons for our students throughout the coming months! Our students understand that their...

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Filming & Recording Our Virtual Benefit Concert
Filming & Recording Our Virtual Benefit Concert
February 25, 2021

On Saturday, February 20, 2021, some of Philadelphia’s finest musicians gathered at St. Mary Episcopal Church, in Ardmore, PA to record a concert that is sure to inspire and...

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Music Lessons, Prison Video Chats, & Performances Help to Hold a Family Together
Music Lessons, Prison Video Chats, & Performances Help to Hold a Family Together
December 2, 2020

Karen learned about SWAN from a social worker at school after her husband, Alex’s incarceration. She immediately enrolled her daughters, Natasha, who was 7 at the...

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