become a member / make a donation

The California Jazz Foundation is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization dedicated to helping California jazz musicians who find themselves in a medical or financial crisis. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. Donations and membership dues are tax deductible.

Your contributions will impact the life of a musician in need. Some examples:

  • $5,000 - Rent while undergoing cancer treatment
  • $2,500 - Medical expenses
  • $1,000 - One month’s rent
  • $500 - Instrument repair
  • $250 - Utility bills
  • $100 - One month’s cell phone bill
  • $50 - Tank of gas to get to gigs

Please fill out the form below if you would like to become a new member, renew an existing membership, make a donation, or a combination of these. You may securely submit your information and payment online. We will not store your information.

If you would rather submit your membership form and payment or donation by mail, please print and complete this page and send it with your check to:
California Jazz Foundation, 13205 Cheltenham Drive, Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
You may also call Ann Dobbs, CJF Administrator, at (818) 261-0057, and process your payment over the phone.

Are you a current CJF Member?:
Yes     No
To become a member, or to renew your membership, please indicate your desired Membership Level:
 Insider (student/musician) $25/yr.
 Intro $35/yr.
 Solo $75/yr.
 Duo (membership for 2) $125/yr.
 Rhythm Section $250 - $999/yr. Please indicate amount: $ 
 Big Band $1,000 - $5,000/yr. Please indicate amount: $ 
 Off the Charts! Please indicate amount: $ 
If you would like to make a one-time donation, please indicate the amount of your desired contribution: $ 
Payment by Credit Card
Name on Credit Card:
Credit Card Number:
Expiration Date (MM/YY):
CVV code:
Billing zip code:
Donations may be made in honor or memory of an indvidual
My donation is in honor or memory of the following individual(s):

Person(s) to be notified:
Click the checkbox and submit