Mike Stewart was a passionate jazz musician and educator who advocated wholeheartedly for the big band scene in Adelaide. When he died unexpectedly in 2014 at 41 years of age, a memorial fund was established to honour his memory.
The Mike Stewart Memorial Fund is used to support outstanding early career jazz musicians in the pursuit of their professional development. Examples of artists who have received assistance include Superband alumni Max Grynchuk and vocalist Chelsea Lee.
Jazz SA Inc. is a listed on the Register of Cultural Organisations and has a Deductible Gift Recipient (DGR) status with the Australian Taxation Office (ATO). Donations over $2 are tax deductible.
Donations can be made to the Mike Stewart Memorial Fund using EFT details below:
Account name: Jazz SA Inc Mike Stewart Memorial Fund
Account No: 118896840
Please enter "donation" and your surname into the reference field and email your full name, email address and phone number to firstname.lastname@example.org so we can issue you a tax receipt and acknowledge your donation.
Donations contribute to the arts in South Australia and are all greatly appreciated.