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PPP Featured on Fox Newscast – Dec. 2019 – IndyGive Campaign

Fox 21 Newscast – Dec. 2017


Amazing Results of IndyGive Campaign 2017

We are THRILLED to announce the results of our IndyGive fundraising campaign….drum roll…trumpet fanfare…We have raised $10,677! AND we received a special award for being among the organizations that attracted the most young donors. Thanks to all of our friends, especially our fans here on Facebook, for your generous support. TA DAH!!!!

Arts Business Education Consortium Awards 2016

abe-award-2016Ongoing Support of the Arts an award presented to the Pikes Peak Philharmonic for providing outstanding arts experiences in education.

From its birth in 1965 the Pikes Peak Philharmonic, then the Colorado Springs Community Orchestra, has nurtured high school and college students with education, rehearsals, sectionals, and most importantly, opportunities for performance. The PPP is a working partnership of community musicians, educators, music teachers, students and

Louie Silvestri accepting award

audiences. The PPP partners with local schools with a goal to cross-pollinate a variety of musical talents. Conductor Silvestri believes music is an “art that deserves to be cultivated, no matter the age of the artist; a community orchestra makes that a reality. Inclusion and development of our young musicians is important because they are the next generation of consumers and performers.”

– Nomination Letter submitted by Julie Shavin
(read entire letter here)