Abby’s Fund

Abby’s Fund for Musicians’ Health Care
Grant Application

Abby’s Fund for Musicians’ Health Care provides grants to musicians faced with urgent health care expenses. This application will determine your eligibility, and will be reviewed by the Midwest Music Foundation’s Grant Committee. Please email the Executive Director to ensure we received your application.

Sensitive information may be kept on file and used for the purpose of determining eligibility but not on this website. Applicants who are not performers but engage in other aspects of the musical arts community (such as sound engineers and venue employees) are also encouraged to apply. Other resources may be available to those who do not meet all criteria. Funds are dispensed on a case-by-case basis.


  • Must reside in Kansas City or surrounding areas.
  • Must provide three references who will be contacted.
  • Must currently be employed or have been employed in the last 12 months as a musician.
  • Must be able to provide documentation upon request.

    Music Job history:

    Employer/Band Dates Position/Instrument

    Please provide three music entertainment references:

    Name Relationship Business/Location Email Phone

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    By clicking “Submit,” you agree to have your case discussed by our Grant Committee.
    Your case and personal information will be kept confidential.

    Remember to email the Executive Director to ensure we received your application.
    Thank you!