Music Village, founded by singer/songwriter and international recording artist Carl Brister, leverages the power of music to support efforts to inspire unity in the community, promote music and education, and mental wellness from childhood trauma.  Carl Brister who serves as CEO, began its annual Love+Unity Music Fest began in 2016 as a way to bring people of all backgrounds and cultures together through music. In 2022, Music Village launched its annual scholarship bike ride event to support young musicians with music instruments and actively works in the community to support grassroots organizations working towards diversity, equity, and inclusion.