FORTE, one of the group winners of a Bright Ideas grant, will hold an instrument drive from April 26 through April 29.
FORTE will accept new or used musical instruments or music supplies that are no longer used or needed by their owners.
Minor repairs will be made, if needed, to donated items.
Collection locations will be in the Busch Student Center from 9 a.m.-2 p.m. and 5-7 p.m. in the following rooms:
The instruments will benefit Loyola Academy, where FORTE is supporting the band and choir programs.
FORTE also will create a music tutoring program and encourages those interested in tutoring band or choir or is interested in getting involved in the organization to contact firstname.lastname@example.org or Meaghan McArdle, president of public relations at email@example.com.