26 May 2021
The impact of the pandemic was to create and deliver our programs grit to move forward, and to explore new to be inclusive, do better for BIPOC most significantly felt in the temporary digitally, we were also very proud to ways to stay connected and serve our communities, and welcome a diversity Welcome to the 2020 edition of Encore, and then permanent layoff of 70% (14 support music therapy progr. [...] the most significant is the expansion of our digital footprint as a way to stay A heartfelt thank you to our retiring connected to supporters and to reach board member and committee Une année inoubliable, an unforgettable new ones across Canada and around the members, especially Vice-Chair of the year! As Chair of the National Music world. [...] Next, the support and recognition Board and Chair of the Finance and Centre Board of Directors, it has been received from all levels of government Audit Committee, Cam Crawford, for his overwhelming to watch our beloved arts and other financial supporters are many years of incredible service to the and music sectors struggle through a evidence of the National Music Centre’s National Music Centre. [...] Amplified by the As always, on behalf of the Board of the challenges, the uncertainty, the ups Black Lives Matters protests of 2020, Directors, a big thank you to all of and downs, it continues to be an honour our commitment as a board remains NMC’s staff, past and present, and to and a pleasure to watch our incredible focused on ensuring that the voices of all the volunteers who make NMC an team. [...] proudly announced the expansion of our surrounding fundraising for the entire would continue to tell the story of music partnership with Calgary Health Trust 2 Tom Phillips performing at charitable sector, and no end to the in Canada and bring people together and JB Music Therapy to support music pandemic in sight, NMC instated cost- in a different way, motivated by the the King Eddy.