About Us

Music For Relief is a grassroots effort comprised of musicians, music industry professionals and fans who believe that together we can create positive change.

GOALS:

  • Respond to natural disasters to help victims recover and rebuild
  • Mitigate damage caused by natural disasters through environmental protection and restoration
  • Education about vulnerable populations negatively impacted by climate change with an emphasis on prevention and preparedness for weather-related disasters

BACKGROUND: Music For Relief was founded by the band Linkin Park after the Indian Ocean tsunami struck South Asia in 2004 to aid survivors of natural disasters. In 2006 we expanded the scope of Music for Relief to include environmental restoration and protection as a means of disaster risk mitigation. 

ACCOMPLISHMENTS:

  • Over $5,000,000 in donations
  • Over 1 million trees planted to sequester more than 455,000 tons of CO2
  • Programs to aid victims of:
    • 2004 Indian Ocean Tsunami
    • Hurricanes Katrina, Rita, Hanna, Ike & Gustav
    • Cyclones Nargis in Burma, Sidr & Aila in Bangladesh
    • Wildfires in Southern CA, Victoria Australia
    • Typhoons Ketsana, Parma, Morakot and Lupit in Southeast Asia
    • 2010 Haiti Earthquake
    • Zimbabwe Cholera Outbreak
    • Tornado in Mena, Arkansas
    • China’s Wenchuan Earthquake
    • 2009 Pacific Islands & Indonesia Earthquakes
    • Monsoon Flooding in Pakistan
    • 2011 Japan Earthquake & Tsunami
    • 2011 Famine in East Africa
    • Hurricane Sandy

Environmental programs to help artists and fans reduce their carbon footprint and      bring sustainable energy solutions to those in need.

CLICK BELOW TO VIEW MUSIC FOR RELIEF ANNUAL REPORTS

2011 Annual Report

2010 Annual Report

2009 Annual Report

2008 Annual Report




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