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Jamie Lamberski

7 Ways EDM Made the World a Better Place in 2015

In an effort to reflect on 2015 and inspire an even more beautiful 2016, Founder and chair of Electronic Music Alliance (EMA) Janine Jordan compiled all of the great work they were able to achieve with the help of supporting electronic music artists and social good company allies in the latest edition of Sound of Change.

Below are some of the charitable and philanthropic accomplishments through EMA programs like Massive Action community service weekends and Play It FWD as well as official partners including Cadence + Cause and Electric Family.

Learn more about the awesome work EMA is doing: http://ema-global.org/

1. 491 children have been given life-saving medications

Supporting Artists:
Shar4*
Epicfail + Dyra*Lincoln Jesser

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2. 282 children in remote or developing countries have been provided with hearing care

Supporting Artists:
Liquid Todd*
Disco Killerz*
Larcy*
Pegboard Nerds
Bad Kid Collective

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3. 66 trees have been planted in U.S. forests

Supporting artists:
Joseph Carringer*

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4. 327 people provided with clean drinking water, which totals 6.54 million gallons

Supporting artists:
PatrickReza
Black Tiger Sex Machine
TNERTLE
TYR
Option4
Mimic
Jon Bonus x
Kid Astronaut

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5. 14 children provided with education for one year

Supporting artists:
Ken Loi
Johnny Astro
Heroes of the Dancefloor

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6. 6 homeless children provided with care packages

Supporting Artists:
Ken Loi
Johnny Astro

Heroes of the Dancefloor

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7. 70 animals have been given care

Supporting Artists:
Mt. Eden
Truancy
Bobby Nourmand

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Jamie Lamberski Senior Editor

I'm a storyteller at heart, and music makes my world go round.

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