Giving Back

to Youth, Music &
the Jazz Community

“I want to give back some of the goodness I received.”
– Louis Armstrong

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Special Events

Louis Armstrong Continuum Concert
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10th Annual 2019 SATCHMO Award

A Symposium: The Armstrong Continuum
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Our Grants

The Foundation supports organizations who are perpetuating the legacies of Louis and Lucille Armstrong through education, performance, and training.

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The Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation Board of Directors welcome all contributions and thank you for your donation.


The Foundation continues to contribute in an effort to perpetuate Louis Armstrong’s passion for “giving back to the world some of the goodness he received.” Our grant recipients are dedicated to providing services to youth, music and the Jazz community.


“My whole life has been happiness. Through all the misfortunes… I did not plan anything. Life was there for me, and I accepted it. And life, whatever came out, has been beautiful to me and I love everybody.”
– Louis Armstrong


The Louis Armstrong Educational Foundation, Inc.
P.O. Box 287464
New York, NY 10128

10 East 40th Street - Suite 2710
New York, NY  10016


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