The North American Coalition for Community Music (NACCM) strives to be a catalyst in enhancing quality of life in communities and societies by advancing active lifelong music participation among all people. Our mission is to advance community music in North America.

NACCM will:

  • Act
    • Initiate innovative practices and programs
    • Broaden the base of community music practitioners
    • Deepen and expand knowledge and understanding of community music
  • Align
    • Facilitate dialog and promote the exchange of information
    • Build bridges and partnerships
    • Foster common commitments among organizations and individuals
  • Advocate
    • Raise awareness of the power and possibilities of community music
    • Transform the culture of institutions and organizations
    • Inform and influence policy makers