Meet Avi, a tough teen in New York who is battling cancer. His mother, Honey, was with him in at Memorial Sloan Kettering Pediatrics for a typical visit when our volunteers happen to be on site going room to room playing for patients. What happened next made such a lasting impression on the two of them, Honey was inspired to share her #MOCMoment. Watch the video below to hear what Honey had to say! Since then, Avi has been visited by MOC volunteers quite often! Check out what he had to say when our volunteers Sterling Champion and Alexis Babini stopped […]
If you believe in the healing power of music, you know each experience has a specific, special moment. A song that brings back a memory, a tempo that gets toes tapping, or a smile that becomes contagious and changes the mood in the room. Having played for half a million people, we know there are half a million stories like this to tell — so we want YOU to share yours!
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Our volunteers always jump at the opportunity to play for our Veterans. Any chance to give back to those who served our country is always a heartwarming experience! Alyssa Micaela stopped by the Nashville VA to deliver the healing power of music to Veterans and their familes. One family member, Jeff, was especially grateful for the bedside performance. After the program, he felt inspired enough to come to our website and become a Program Advocate! Here is what Jeff had to say about the program! What a wonderful experience! Alyssa sang to the 2 veterans as if it was their own […]
To continue our celebration of playing for half a million patients, family members, and caregivers, we wanted to share some of those special moments from our programs that show how music heals! The first story we would like to share is from Ashley, a mother of a patient at the Children’s Hospital at Montefiore (CHAM) in the Bronx. A family friend of theirs, Alex, happens to be an MOC volunteer who visits CHAM often! It was the perfect opportunity for Alex to schedule a visit so he could deliver the healing power of music to a special patient. On #MOCMoments: I love this photo […]
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