Electric Forest is proud to support and collaborate with local, national, and international nonprofit partners.
MUSIC IN SCHOOLS
Music In Schools is Electric Forest’s own effort to support music education in Michigan schools. From monetary donations supported by the Coloring Book, to opportunities to perform in The Forest, Music In Schools creates avenues for young people to shine through music.
Conscious Alliance is a national 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization committed to supporting communities in crisis through hunger relief,and youth empowerment.
Each year, Electric Forest collaborates with Conscious Alliance for the Roy Price Memorial Food Drive. In 2019, the Forest Family donated over 26,800 meals to The Roy Price Memorial Food Drive, and in 2020, The Forest Family That Feeds Campaign generated 10,676 meals via online donations, driven by Forest Family’s own, Celeste.
Since 2011, over 280,000 meals have been donated to Conscious Alliance at Electric Forest.
TO WRITE LOVE ON HER ARMS
To Write Love on Her Arms is a non-profit movement dedicated to presenting hope and finding help for people struggling with depression, addiction, self-injury, and suicide. TWLOHA exists to encourage, inform, inspire, and also to invest directly into treatment and recovery.
TWLOHA collaborates with Electric Forest on special projects, including the Barrier Project, and has booths filled with resources and love each year both in the Ranch Arena Lobby and on Main Street in the GA Campgrounds.
HeadCount is a non-partisan organization that works with musicians to promote participation in democracy. They stage voter registration drives at concerts, and run programs that translate the power of music into real action.
In 2019, HeadCount registered over 750 Forest Family as voters, and during the 2020 Festival Challenge, Headcount registered 2,491 voters and verified an additional 12,525… bringing the total count of voters registered with Electric Forest to 6,232 since 2011.
Visit the HeadCount booth at Electric Forest to register to vote or update your information!
THE BIG LIFE FOUNDATION
The Big Life Foundation is an international organization that works on the ground in East Africa, partnering with communities to protect nature for the benefit of all. Using innovative conservation strategies and collaborating closely with local communities, partner NGOs, national parks, and government agencies, Big Life seeks to protect and sustain East Africa’s wildlife and wild lands, including one of the greatest populations of elephants left in East Africa.
Since 2018, Electric Forest has donated a percentage of wristband sales to The Big Life Foundation.