The bullets used in the Instrument of Hope were taken from guns that had actually been fired. The instrument was inspired by the students of Shine MSD, a nonprofit founded by the students and parents of Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School.

The bullets used in the Instrument of Hope were taken from guns that had actually been fired. The instrument was inspired by the students of Shine MSD, a nonprofit founded by the students and parents of Marjorie Stoneman Douglas High School.