In 2006, O.A.R. chose to create a philanthropic fund to support youth, education and sustainable programs in the United States and abroad.  Through music, the band hopes to align resources for worthy individuals, groups, and organizations who aid the next generation of global leaders to ascend through education.

Please note, our website was recently hacked, and our re-designed site is currently in the works.  Thank you for your understanding and patience as we update this platform’s web portal.

If interested in making a donation please send a check to:

Heard the World Fund

c/o The Community Foundation

1201 15th St. NW, Suite 420

Washington, DC 20005


Or donate online via credit card by visiting, then clicking the “Donate Now” button and filling in “Heard the World” as the fund they would like their gift to support.

A non-profit fund created by O.A.R. (