05-11-15 – JEFFREY E. JACOBSON: COUNSEL TO KIDS FOR COLTRANE, INC
(New York, NY) – Jeffrey E. Jacobson was recently named counsel to Kids for Coltrane, Inc. Kids for Coltrane, Inc. is a New York non-profit 501(c)(3) corporation. They have done programs to educate elementary school children in music and jazz. The Kids for Coltrane Project is a program that uses jazz to teach children about American history, equality, character education and the arts. By doing this, children become invested in literacy, creativity, compassion and curiosity. Led by Christine Passarella, a retired school teacher, this project was run by her in the New York City school where she taught. The children loved the program and raised funds to support the friends of The Coltrane Home.