The following sponsors have generously helped support this exciting project through in-kind and/or cash donations to purchase materials for the luthiers, ship the completed ukes, help with the costs of showcasing the ukes upon completion, etc.
Thanks to their support, 100% of the proceeds from the sale of the instruments, all profits from tee shirt sales (stay tuned!) and other pending activities will go to the sole benefit of The Ukulele Kids Club.
Want to join these world-class sponsors? Use the Contact Form to tell us how you'd like to contribute!
Oahu cases is providing Premium protection for these rare gems
This is a new lightweight but thick fiber shell ukulele case with a crushed velvet interior padding and a classy leather exterior cover. This case gives a higher quality and value than any other fiberglass cases on the market. It has a tight seal and high quality hardware. This is the ultimate ukulele case for traveling in style and giving ultimate protection to great ukuleles.
rodgers tuning machines: precision hand-built machine heads
Good quality Machine Heads are an integral part of the instrument's overall performance and beauty. For over 40 years, we have hand built Rodgers Machine Heads to order. We give great attention to every aspect of both the design and the manufacture and pride ourselves on ensuring that the finished Machine Head is both mechanically and artistically of the highest possible quality.
Harvey leach custom inlays and guitars
Master inlay artist Harvey Leach was inspired to contribute his skills to the Luthiers for a Cause project based in part on his belief in the healing power of creativity. Harvey inlayed the project logo on the sound hole end of each of the six fretboards being used in the project. Harvey shared, "I always like working with other builders especially on a project that will make a difference in people's lives, especially kids." He enjoys inlay commissions of all sizes and complexity.
hawaii music supply | The ukulele site
Commonly known by its website The Ukulele Site, Hawaii Music Supply was established in 2005 and offers quality ukuleles ranging from about $150 to over $3,000 for custom instruments. The company was built on the principle that regardless of price, every ukulele should undergo a rigorous inspection and setup process. This ensures each customer receives a properly setup instrument to maximize its playability and therefore their enjoyment of the ukulele they select. With its best-in-class set up, strong focus on providing customers with a broad selection of ukuleles, and outstanding sound demos, The Ukulele Site is thought by many ukulele enthusiasts to be the pre-eminent retailer of ukuleles.