Playing For Change Foundation

Playing For Change is a multimedia movement created to inspire, connect, and bring peace to the world through music. The Playing For Change Foundation (PFCF) was established in 2007 and is a nonprofit 501(c)(3) organization. Our mission is to create positive change through music and arts education. We support music schools and programs that are created and operated by the local community and then purposefully connect those communities around the world. To date, 8 music schools and programs have been created in countries including South Africa, Ghana, Mali, Rwanda, and Nepal. 600 children participate in regular music instruction. We have plans to expand several of our existing progra...

A year in music at Kirina, Mali

A year in music at Kirina, Mali
Photo from Progress Report 'First Year Of Classes @ The Music School Of Kirina'

Provide Musical Instruments to Children in Mali

Provide Musical Instruments to Children in Mali
Photo from Progress Report 'Elder, Teacher and Leader: Youssoufou Kamissoko'

Nadjo Kouyate

Nadjo Kouyate
Photo from Progress Report 'Meet one of our music students... Nadjo Kouyaté'

Mahamadou Diabate in Kirina

Mahamadou Diabate in Kirina
Photo from Progress Report 'A message from musician & music teacher, Mahamadou Diabate'

PFCF staff visiting Kirina in Feb. 2010

PFCF staff visiting Kirina in Feb. 2010
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