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Blood, Sweat and Tears: Summer Blood Drive IV had it all

NOLA.COM – August 30, 2017

What featured 11 dance troupes, leis and a limbo contest? The Summer Blood Drive IV: Everyone Gets Lei’d IV.Held Aug. 27 at Tipitina’s, this event hosted by the Organ Grinders and New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic and Assistance Foundation, is a multi-faceted affair that makes donating blood entertaining….” read more

NOMC’s ‘Tropical Blood Drive’ party returns Aug. 27

Gambit New Orleans – August 22, 2017

New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic & Assistance Foundation, The Organ Grinders and The Blood Center host their annual free party, concert and blood drive at Tipitina’s from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, in an effort to collect 250 pints of blood from donors…” read more

Artists take the stage to promote health care services for performers

Gambit New Orleans – August 21, 2017

On Aug. 29, Carl Mack Presents and the New Orleans Musicians’ Assistance Foundation (NOMAF) will host an open-mic drag show to help performers learn more about local health care options…” read more

Sounds of Support – Photos from Sip n’ Serve the Musicians’ Clinic

The New Orleans Advocate – July 20, 2017

Combining a good time and a good cause, Sip and Serve the Music was held at Bacchanal to raise money for the New Orleans Musicians Clinic and Assistance Foundation. The foundation has been helping musicians and performing artists for 18 years…” read more

Renee Edwards and Bethany Bultman on the film “One Note at a Time”

One Note at a Time Movie Title Image

WRKF – April 17, 2017

Director Renee Edwards and Bethany Bultman, Chair of the New Orleans Musicians’ Assistance Foundation, speak with us about the documentary, “One Note at a Time…” read more

Musicians’ Clinic, Musicians Union To Offer Free Hearing Protection At French Quarter Fest

Offbeat – April 4, 2017

New Orleans’ musicians union, the American Federation of Musicians Local 174-496, will team up with the Music Performance Trust Fund (MPTF) and the New Orleans Musicians Clinic (NOMC) to distribute ear protection to audience members during this week’s French Quarter Festival… read more

5th Annual Jamie Galloway Block Party on Oak St

NOLA.COM – March 26, 2017

The fifth annual Jamie’s Party at the Maple Leaf on Oak St. in New Orleans Sunday, March 26, 2017. The annual block party started in 2013 after musician and chef Jamie Galloway passed away from a medical condition that could have been treated. Proceeds from the block party benefit the New Orleans Musicians Clinic… read more

At second line for health care, doctors and nurses speak out for Affordable Care Act

Gambit – March 18, 2017

at a rally and second line held March 18 in support of the act sometimes known as Obamacare, another key constituency spoke out in the program’s defense. One after another, health care providers took the mic in front of City Hall to describe the ACA’s positive effect on their patients… read more

Jazz: An Acoustical Revolution

Hearing Review – February 5, 2017

Musicians’ Clinic Co-Founder and President, Bethany Bultman, weighs in on the 100th anniversary of the 1st Jazz recording and the acoustical revolution sparked by New Orleans music… read more

Harry Shearer and Judith Owen present a Christmas Without Tears

Gambit – December 19, 2016

Harry Shearer & Judith Owen’s annual holiday show “Christmas Without Tears” returns to New Orleans this week. This year’s shows benefit the New Orleans Musicians’ Clinic and Le Petit Theatre du Vieux Carre… read more

Awards for NOMC


icon-ribbon 2016 | Life City Green Games Award, Presented for Emerging Leadership
icon-ribbon 2014 | Urban Wealth Award for Outstanding Community Partnership
2011 | Offbeat Best of the Beat, Musician Resource Award
icon-ribbon 2010 | N.A.D.A. Award for “Helping Louisiana Listen To The Music,” Honorary Recipient: Bethany Bultman
2010 | Offbeat Best of the Beat, Musician Resource Award
icon-ribbon 2008 | Tobacco Free Living Award, Outstanding Tobacco Prevention and Control Advocate
icon-ribbon 2007 | New Orleans City Council, Special Recognition
icon-ribbon 2007 | Big Easy Music Awards, Special Recognition
2006 | Mardi Gras Indian Hall of Fame Community Support Award
2006 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, For Keepin’ Music Alive
2006 | Arts Council of New Orleans, Mayor’s Arts Award
2004 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, Mayor’s Music Champion Award
icon-ribbon 2004 | Jazz Journalists Association, “A” Team Award for Advocates, Altruists, Aiders and Abettors
2002 | Offbeat Best of the Beat Awards, Heartbeat Award
icon-ribbon 2000 | The State of Louisiana, Special Recognition for founding the First Comprehensive Healthcare Clinic for Musicians in the US
1998 | Pfizer Award for Excellence in Research, Education, and Patient Care


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