Where Fashion & Music Meet Philanthropy

Portion of your purchase at the ZuZu Kim Store supports the VH1 Save the Music Foundation

VH1 Save the Music Foundation is the leader in music education, partnering with public schools to bring the
power of music back into the classroom, empowering every child with self-confidence, self-worth, self-expression,
and important skills they will need to succeed in school, and in life.


"If I were not a physicist, I would probably be a musician. I often think in music. I live my daydreams in music.
I see my life in terms of music...I get most joy in life out of music."
—Albert Einstein


Music transforms children's lives, steering them away from crime and poverty

Increases graduation rates by 18%, and children are 4 times more likely to
have been recognized for academic achievement

Empowers children with leadership skills, and develops critical thinking

3 times more often to be elected to class office within schools

Regardless of socioeconomic status or school district, students in high quality music
programs perform at rates 22% higher in English, and 20% higher in Math

Children with learning disabilities or dyslexia who tend to lose focus with
more noise could benefit greatly from music lessons

3 times more likely to win an award for school attendance

Elementary age children who are involved in music lessons show greater brain development
and memory improvement within a year than children who receive no musical training

In the past, secondary students who participated in a music group at school reported the
lowest lifetime and current use of all substances
(tobacco, alcohol, and illicit drugs)

Fosters self-esteem, happiness, concentration, and the ability to work cooperatively in teams

Sources: Natural New, VH1 Save the Music, Music Ed, NAMM