Merit School of Music Associate Board
The Associate Board of Merit is a group of young professionals who are committed to supporting the Merit School of Music. Merit was founded in 1979 on the desire to provide life-changing experiences for children through music. Merit is committed to helping children realize their full musical potential, while helping them to excel academically and grow personally. Merit is devoted to giving children throughout the Chicago metropolitan area the opportunity to grow through music, especially children living in economically disadvantaged communities.