39There are many ways you can help SOKM be “Instrumental in Student Success” in the Pleasant Valley School District. See below or download the flyer for more information.



Donating to SOKM

Save Our Kids’ Music is a 501(c)(3) California Non-Profit Organization and our Tax I.D. is #77-0409136.  All donations to SOKM are tax deductible.

Donations to SOKM can be made two ways:

  • Securely via PayPal by clicking the DONATE button to the right.

Notes on using Paypal:
On the initial screen, please enter the dollar amount and then click “Update Total” first. Then proceed to log in to Paypal or use the “Secure Payments” options. If you wish to credit your child and you have different last names, please enter your child’s first and last name in the “Messages” section.

  • Make out a check payable to SOKM and send it to:

P.O. Box 2244
Camarillo, CA. 93011

Company Matching Donations

Please be sure to inquire with your employer about Company Matching Donations. Many companies provide this wonderful benefit including Amgen, Intuit, Verizon, and Baxter International.  Thank you!

SOKM Donation Levels

Overture Up to $99
Fantasia $100 to $249
Rhapsody $250 to $499
Concerto $500 to $999
Symphony $1,000 and above






Used Instrument Donation

Do you have a perfectly good (more or less) musical instrument gathering dust, or do you know someone who does?  Consider donating the instrument to S.O.K.M.  We provide instruments to Pleasant Valley School District for our young musicians.  All instruments welcome.  Please contact us at:

Sign up for to Benefit SOKM

If you shop online, there’s a way you can donate a percentage of your purchase price to SOKM, and possibly receive coupon savings as well.  The way is through iGive, and here’s how to do it:

  • Go to
  • Type in your first name, last name, email address, and create a password.
  • It should already say that you are supporting Save our Kids’ Music but if not please search for SOKM by typing: Save (space) Our (space) Kids in the search tool.
  • Select Save Our Kids’ Music, Camarillo, CA
  • Click Register Now.
  • You will receive an confirmation email once you are registered with
  • Either go to a webpage through the iGive website (, or click on the iGive banner that displays on webpages that support iGive.
  • Look in the bottom right corner for added coupon savings when you use iGive supported websites.
  • This is a great way to support Save Our Kids’ Music while doing your holiday shopping!

iGive is also offering $5 to SOKM for new members! will donate an extra $5 to SOKM for every new member that tries the iGive Button, even if they don’t end up shopping.

The optional iGive Button makes it really, really simple. It automatically makes sure that a portion of your purchases at over 1,000 stores means a free donation to SOKM. The Button makes sure every purchase counts, even if you forget.  Use an iPad or iPhone? It’s very easy to help – just visit and start shopping there.


2015-05-04 - Amazon SmileIf you are a frequent online shopper at, there’s a way you can shop and donate to SOKM at the same time: just register with AmazonSmile!

Here’s what Amazon has to say about this program: “AmazonSmile is a simple and automatic way for you to support your favorite charitable organization every time you shop, at no cost to you.”

To shop at AmazonSmile, simply go to from the web browser on your computer or mobile device.  To make it even easier, you can add it as a bookmark.
Tens of millions of products are eligible for donations.  You will see eligible products marked ‘Eligible for AmazonSmile donation’ on their product detail pages.  Recurring Subscribe-and-Save purchases and subscription renewals are not currently eligible.
You can use the same account on and AmazonSmile.  Your shopping cart, Wish List, wedding or baby registry, and other account settings are also the same.”

Here’s how to sign up to donate to SOKM:  go to  Type “Save Our Kids’ Music” into the box where it says “or pick your own charitable organization.”  When Save Our Kids’ Music comes up, click “Select” on that and you are good to go! The AmazonSmile Foundation will donate 0.5% of the purchase price from your eligible AmazonSmile purchases.  The purchase price is the amount paid for the item minus any rebates and excluding shipping & handling, gift-wrapping fees, taxes, or service charges.

From time to time, Amazon may offer special, limited time donations to charitable organizations.  Please see the relevant promotion for complete details.  Donations are made by the AmazonSmile Foundation and are not tax deductible by you.

Ralphs Reward

SOKM is enrolled in the Community Organization program with Ralphs. Please click here to sign up. Every time you shop at Ralph’s and use your Rewards Card, a small percentage will be donated to SOKM. You will need your Ralphs Rewards Card number and the SOKM Organization# which is 91608.

You must re-register each year after August 31st to keep your information and donations updated.


Sign up for eScrip – A percentage of your purchase will be donated to SOKM.

Go to and…

  • Click SIGN UP! in the far upper left
  • Enter your zip code and click CONTINUE
  • Fill in your first name, last name, email, password, confirm password and click CONTINUE
  • Enter Save Our Kids’ Music and choose Save Our Kids Music, PO Box 2244, Camarillo CA 93011. Click CONTINUE
  • You can register credit cards and/or add phone numbers OR you can just shop using the eScrip Online Mall. You will need to add a least one phone number and click CONTINUE
  • Review your information, edit as necessary and click SIGN UP.

TO SHOP: Use your registered credit card for purchases or go to the eScrip Online Mall. A percentage of your purchase will be donated to SOKM.