“Wouldn’t it be great if everybody had the opportunity to play an instrument?
-Joe Chithalen

Welcome to Joe’s M.I.L.L.

Kingston’s Musical Instrument Lending Library inspired by and in memoriam of Joe Chithalen, Joe’s M.I.L.L. is a proud not-for-profit organization and registered charity that happily gives the gift of music.
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Lending Library

Choose from our selection of over 1,000 instruments (and counting) to inspire your musical journey.


The M.I.L.L. relies on donations to keep instruments fixed, and pay rent, hydro and internet to serve our community. Any amount will help us continue spreading the magic of music. 


Are you looking to volunteer with us? We’d be more than happy to have you join our team.

Joe's M.I.L.L. News Updates


Welcome to our new site!


Huge thanks to the team at Spark, the creative agency that designed and built our site pro bono.


It was a pleasure working with this talented group of students and young professionals - we highly recommend Spark if you are looking for marketing solutions for your business.