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2019 Highlight: Elevator Pitch!

Entrepreneur Magazine: Elevator Pitch! https://youtu.be/d-nkXwQ3LfU In May, we were invited on Entrepreneur's Elevator Pitch for their first episode of season 1. In 60 seconds, we had to sell the mission of Care2Rock to 4 investors for the opportunity to pitch our story further. Nerve-wracking to say the least. After a very long discussion, Karyn Scott [...]

Get Involved in Children’s Causes

When it comes to helping out, would you rather volunteer your services than simply donate money? Choosing a nonprofit to get involved or volunteer at can be overwhelming. That's why we narrowed down our top nonprofits focused on helping children in need, so that you can put your time, talents, and effort to the best [...]

April 16th, 2019|Categories: Blog, Foster Care|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

Becoming a Guitar Major

Becoming a Guitar Major: How to Prepare by Jennifer Hughes So you’ve decided on taking up guitar in college and would like to know how you can prepare. What skills do you need to have? Before we lay out what you can expect from a guitar program, you should know that you would need to invest [...]

February Blues and Serenades

The 14th of February has everyone feeling all kinds of feels, so we made 2 playlists to satisfy everyone--soul for your blues and blues for your soul. All of the romantics will appreciate this mix of love song classics and lush electro-pop beats. We have Alina Baraz, Stevie Wonder, and of course some Marvin Gaye [...]

February 13th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |0 Comments

February – An Inspiration

15-year-old February has moved at least 30 times in the past 13 years she's been in foster care. She finds peace in music, reading, animals and movies. While she may still be waiting for a family to take her in, she has big dreams to help other foster kids in the future. Hopefully, it's in [...]

February 6th, 2019|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

January Jams

Research shows that music lessens the feeling of fatigue and enhances your focus during workouts. Listening to music increases your levels of serotonin, the "feel-good" hormone. Exercise boosts endorphine levels and other kinds of hormones, so listening to motivational music while running? You can't go wrong. Get your earbuds and your athletic shoes on, we've [...]

January 18th, 2019|Categories: Blog|Tags: , , , , , |1 Comment

Master Multiple Instruments

5 Ways To Stick To Your Instrumentby Antwon Carson Learning a new instrument is like a learning a new language. Beyond reading notes, there are different innuendos and formalities that you have to master to become a maestro in that field. We asked Antwon Carson, one of our instructors, to tell us how he has [...]

The Gift of Music

Our founder, Karyn Scott, has been bringing the gift of music to children in foster care for years. Here, learn about the transformative capabilities of music how she did, from a youth named Elizabeth. "Back when I started Kids in a New Groove, also known as KING (a non-profit dedicated to bringing music lessons to [...]

November 23rd, 2018|Categories: Blog|0 Comments

MENTOR MONDAY: ELLIOT LIEBMAN, AUSTIN, TX

Meet Elliot Liebman, expert songwriter and rockstar! Until 11/20, we’re offering $5 off lessons with Elliot. Simply use code ELLIOT5 at checkout to claim your discount! Book lessons with Elliot by clicking here. What drew you to study and work in music? “I've been drawn to music since I was tall enough to reach the [...]

November 5th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Meet Your Teacher, Mentorship|0 Comments

CARE2ROCK: ON TOUR!

This October, Care2Rock traveled the country to get the word out about our revolutionary music education platform and the work we do to help America’s youth in foster care. From Texas to California and back, we’ve made sure that everyone knows about Care2Rock! Two weeks ago, Care2Rock attended the Texas CASA Conference in Denton, Texas. [...]

October 29th, 2018|Categories: Blog, Mentorship|0 Comments