The Foundation is a 501(c)(3) tax exempt non-profit organization. Your donation will honor Pinetop's memory and help fund our mission.
2019 Workshop Updates
Registration for the 2019 Workshop will begin on January 01, 2019. The Tenth Annual Workshop Experience will be offereing Masterclasses in piano, guitar, harmonica, bass and for the first time drums. The workshop will be held from June 11, 2019 - Jun 14, 2019 at the Hopson Plantation and Shack Up Inn in Clarksdale, MS.
Pinetop Perkins Workshop Alum Sarah Grace on the Voice
The Pinetop Perkins Foundation is so proud of our workshop alum Sarah Grace from Houston, TX. She will be on this season of The Voice which premiers September 24th on NBC. We'll be watching and cheering her on!
New Fundraising Advisory Committee
The Pinetop Perkins Foundation is pleased to announce the formation of a Fundraising Advisory Committee. Headed by long time supporters, Mike Black and Dave Tellman this committee will oversee our fundraising efforts for all of our foundation programs.
The 2018 Workshop Experience
2018 Workshop Photos are posted! Thank you Bella Woods and Mark Goodman for capturing the essence of the Pinetop Perkins Workshop Experience.
New TShirts Are Here!
Our new tshirt design is now available! These are high quality 100% cotton knit black shirts from Hanes and come in either a women's vneck or a men's crew neck.
The front features a Pinetop Perkins Foundation Workshop Experience graphic and the back has our Pinetop Assistance League logo. The awesome design was done by our board member and graphic designer Randy Armentrout.
We also want to thank our two models, Barry Nowlin and Claudia Deming!
Pinetop Assistance League - PAL
The Pinetop Perkins Foundation announces the launch of a national program: The Pinetop Assistance League (PAL). The Pinetop Perkins Foundation is a 501(c)3 non-profit organization whose mission is to provide encouragement and support for youth and young people at the beginning of their musical career; and help provide care and safety for elderly musicians at the twilight of their career. The Pinetop Assistance League (PAL) fulfills the second part of this mission and provides emergency assistance to elder musicians.
For more information see our Pinetop Assistance League (PAL) page.