The Martyn Donaldson Music Trust was set up in memory of Martyn, a gifted musician whose talents and interests spanned a huge range of musical genres. MDMT supports music-making by young people in Kenya and the UK. We recruit and sponsor volunteer music teachers from the UK to follow in Martyn's footsteps by working at Starehe Boys' & Girls' Schools in Nairobi. In the UK, we support the work of Music for Youth as well as smaller music organisations and charities that use music to enhance the lives of disadvantaged young people.
We align with the following UN Sustainable Development Goals: