Giving Voice Initiative – Executive Director Search

Do you have a passion for this movement? Giving Voice Initiative is currently accepting applications for the part-time position of Executive Director

Position Summary

Giving Voice Initiative (“GVI”) inspires and equips organizations worldwide to bring together people with Alzheimer’s and other dementias and their care partners to sing in choruses that foster joy, well-being, purpose and community understanding.   … Read more

TPT Wins Emmy for MNO “Love Never Forgets”

Giving Voice is honored to be featured in this Emmy winning Minnesota Original piece by Twin Cities Public Television. Congratulations to everyone involved!  View full piece here.… Read more

Giving Voice honored with National Chorus America Award

The Chorus America/ASCAP Alice Parker Award honors composer Alice Parker, whose career has spanned six decades and has been devoted to the creation of works for the human voice. The award was established in 2003 to recognize a chorus for programming recently composed music that expands the mission of the chorus and challenges the chorus’s audience in new ways.… Read more

Giving Voice Featured on CBS This Morning

CBS This Morning aired a wonderful story about Giving Voice and the Love Never Forgets concert. View the piece here.… Read more

Classical MPR Discusses New Song Cycle

Classical MPR features the new work from Victor Zupanc and Louisa Castner. Read the full article here. … Read more

Star Tribune Profiles Giving Voice

The Star Tribune profiles Giving Voice and its “Love Never Forgets” concert in this beautiful feature story. Read the full article.… Read more

Celebrating a New Chorus in Rochester, MN

Resounding Voices is bringing joy to singers in Rochester, MN. Check out the KIMT3 News report.… Read more

Giving Voice on Performance Today

Giving Voice recently was featured in an interview on Performance Today, America’s most popular classical music radio program.

Host Fred Child talked with Giving Voice’s two co-founders, Mary Lenard and Marge Ostroushko and was aired on nearly 300 public radio stations across the country and reach approximately 1.2 million weekly listeners.… Read more

Giving Voice Named St. Paul Knight Arts Challenge Winner

The John S. and James L. Knight Foundation has named Giving Voice  and the St. Paul African-American Faith Community ACT on Alzheimer’s Team a winner of the 2017 St. Paul Knight Arts Challenge, which funds projects that enrich and engage St.… Read more