Everyone can play a part

At AYM, we believe that talent is everywhere but opportunity isn’t. Family finances and other obstacles too often get in the way.

Having access to music making gives young people a sense of purpose, identity and accomplishment. We don’t think it’s acceptable that many children are denied this opportunity.

With your help, we can change this.

If you believe that nothing should stand in the way of a talented young musician reaching their potential, we’d be delighted if you’d support us.

In order to develop and expand our work we rely on the committed generosity of hundreds of supporters. Will you join them so that more young people have the chance of a musical life?

Donate today

If you would like to support AYM's work with a donation of any size you can donate online, by cheque or a bank transfer.

Become a regular donor

Most of our supporters give monthly which allows us to plan our work for the long-term and better support our young musicians. You can join them by becoming an AYM Champion or AYM Angel. You can donate online or by standing order.

Fundraise for us

There are many ways to fundraise for AYM such as hosting concerts, marking a special occasion, remembering a loved one or embarking on sponsored challenges - you’ll raise much needed funds and help spread the word too.Find out more here.

Leave a legacy

After you have looked after those closest to you, a gift in your Will could do amazing things for young musicians.

AYM was founded from Robert Lewin's legacy which has given thousands of young musicians a chance to reach their potential. You can also help talented children continue their musical journey by leaving a legacy and passing on a musical life. Find out more here.

Trusts and Foundations

We are always very happy to talk to charities who have similar objectives to AYM - to support talented young musicians in financial need - to explore the potential of working together more closely and so increasing our impact. Find out more here.

Volunteer

Are you looking for a charity to share your expertise and time? Perhaps you're a musician yourself, perhaps you know someone who has inspired you, perhaps you just want to support the next generation; but whatever your reason to want to help, we're always on the lookout for new volunteers. Find out more here.

Get in touch

Want to talk to us about supporting our work? Please feel free to contact our Development Manager if you have any questions.

Sanpreet Janjua

E: [email protected]
T: 0300 302 3422

Sanpreet Janjua

Fundraising news

Remember A Charity 2021: The Mike Beament Award

This Remember A Charity Week (6 – 12 September 2021), AYM is shining light on our Named Awards, which support hundreds of young musicians across the UK every year.  Today, we’re spotlighting The Mike Beament Award for Music […]

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This Remember A Charity Week we’re asking, will you give talent a chance?

During Remember A Charity Week (6 – 12 September 2021) we’re celebrating our generous supporters who are committed to helping the next generation of young musicians. Legacies are […]

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Young musician Riccardo raises over £750 for AYM!

We’re delighted to announce that 13 year old Riccardo has kindly raised over £750 for AYM with a very special […]

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Watch again now: June online concert

Our summer online concert celebrated the achievements of AYM young musicians at different stages of their musical journeys. Performances were […]

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Champions for Children campaign: we hit our target!

Thank you for helping us to raise £22,800 to support our Furthering Talent programme in Lewisham, in partnership with Lewisham […]

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Watch again now: enjoy our Alumni concert

This online concert celebrates the many successes of our Alumni, and is hosted by Mahaliah Edwards and Caius Lee, both […]

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