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WHY SUPPORT SongwritingWith:Soldiers?

When you make a gift to SongwritingWith:Soldiers, your donation directly and immediately supports our important mission, and towards our future plans that will assist even more participants in healing and finding hope through collaborative songwriting.


Helps us hold more retreats and post retreat offerings for veterans and their families.

Connects to research and advocacy to develop best practices for post-traumatic growth and integration of military experiences to civilian life.

Distributes the music to build connections and awareness around the globe.

Most importantly, your gift helps our Veterans feel empowered, connect with one another, improve their lives, and find hope.


We are honored that you are considering a gift to SongwritingWith:Soldiers. We offer the following variety of ways you can help further our important mission:



Monthly Donors sustain our commitment to empowering veterans and their families through collaborative songwriting.

With your sustained monthly gift, we can invest in more songwriting retreats, reaching more veterans while bridging the gap between military and civilian life.


Your gift could be matched dollar for dollar! Many companies offer matching gift programs that will double, or even triple, a donation’s value. Check with your employer to find out if your company will match your contribution to SongwritingWith:Soldiers.

Once you have determined that your company does match donations made to SongwritingWith:Soldiers obtain the appropriate form from your Human Resources office and send it along with your gift, or call us and we will help secure the matching gift.


To commemorate special occasions—the birth of a child or grandchild, birthdays, graduation, anniversaries, weddings, or to perpetuate the memory of a loved one—SongwritingWith:Soldiers welcomes tax-deductible gifts to the Annual Fund, one of our special funds, or one of our many excellent programs.

A card will be sent, in your name, to the person you are honoring—or in the case of a memorial gift, to the family or whomever you indicate when you make your gift and we will send a formal acknowledgement to you as well.


Recommend a gift to SongwritingWith:Soldiers now through your donor advised fund (DAF) using DAF Direct. A donor advised fund is a type of giving program that allows you to combine the most favorable tax benefits with the flexibility to easily support SongwritingWith:Soldiers. An increasingly popular charitable vehicle, donor advised funds are an excellent way to both simplify your charitable giving and facilitate your strategic philanthropic goals. Indicate whether your gift is unrestricted or designated for a specific appeal you are supporting. You can also designate SongwritingWith:Soldiers as a beneficiary for your donor advised fund.


Donating stock, securities and mutual fund shares is an effective way to help SongwritingWith:Soldiers meet more needs. Making this gift is simple and offers you valuable financial benefits:

  • You can donate appreciated stocks, bonds or mutual funds
  • The total value of the stock upon transfer is tax-deductible
  • There is no obligation to pay any capital gains taxes on the appreciation

Stock gift Info:
Wells Fargo Clearing Services
DTCC Number: 0141
WFCS Client Name: Songwritingwith: Soldiers
Account Number: 8252-9067
Contact: Levi Woodroof 615-460-3358 or Levi.Woodroof@wellsfargo.com


A gift in your will is a meaningful way to support SongwritingWith:Soldiers. It is also a simple, flexible, and affordable way to help veterans nationwide.

You can complete your gift by including one sentence in your will. And because your gift is not realized until after your lifetime, it costs you nothing today. Finally, if your life or financial circumstances change, you can amend your gift or change your mind at any time.

No matter the size, a gift in your will to SongwritingWith:Soldiers helps us reach more veterans through the power of song.

  1. Contact our office about the different options for including SongwritingWith:Soldiers in your will or estate planning.
  2. Seek the advice of your financial or legal advisor.
  3. If you include SongwritingWith:Soldiers in your plans, please use our legal name and federal tax ID.

Legal Name: SongwritingWith:Inc.
Address: 632 Fogg Street, Suite 8 Nashville, TN 37203
Federal Tax ID Number: 26-1626709

SongwritingWith:Soldiers is a nonprofit, 501c(3) organization.

Please make your tax-deductible donation using the secure form below.

If you prefer to mail a check please send to:
632 Fogg Street, Suite 8
Nashville, TN 37203

Contact Us:
Kristin Starling, Executive Director at kristin@songwritingwithsoldiers.org


We invite you to help us achieve a clear path to a stronger future and expand our work to assist more in need.

As we approach 2022—our 10th anniversary—we are seeking three-year funding commitments (2020-2022) to build capacity and strengthen our reach to additional veterans and their families. As a result, you can help create wider ripples in the world at large that SW:S embodies. Please consider a 3-year pledge today. For more information.

Program Brochure

632 Fogg Street, #8
Nashville, TN 37203

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© 2022 SongwritingWith:Soldiers, Inc,, a nonprofit, 501c (3) organization. All contributions are tax deductible. Tax ID # is 26-1626709.

SongwritingWith:Soldiers transforms lives by using collaborative songwriting to expand creativity, connections and strengths.

If you or a veteran you know is in need of other assistance beyond the programs of SW:S, please call the confidential Veteran's Crisis Hotline at 1-800-273-TALK or dial 911. If you are in need of immediate help or if this is an emergency, please go to your nearest emergency room or dial 911.