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Playing For Change Foundation

Org #3401
Vetted since 2009 Site Visit Verified
2007
year founded
$22,086
raised on GlobalGiving
8
years fundraising
6
projects funded

Mission

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, 9 music schools and programs have been created in countries including South Africa, Ghana, Mali, Rwanda, Thailand and Nepal. 700 children participate in regular music instruction. We have plans to expand several of our existi... read more

Project Leaders
Thea Nash
Thea Nash
Shauna Murray
Shauna Murray
Khadejhia Kassenbrock
Khadejhia Kassenbrock
Team
John McKenna, Thea Nash Karki
Organization Information
http://www.playingforchange.org
532 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90401
United States
(310) 558-2900

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8041362240
Organization Information
http://www.playingforchange.org
532 Colorado Avenue
Santa Monica, CA 90401
United States
(310) 558-2900

Bridge Registry   BRIDGE# 8041362240

Project Reports

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Feb 22, 2017
Final Project Report: Ecole de Musique de Kirina
With the support of our GlobalGiving donors, we are happy to announce that we have reached our funding goal for this project!  Since beginning our campaign to bring music education to the...
Oct 26, 2016
October: Month of Solidarity
Every year, the government of Mali celebrates the month of solidarity. This year, the Orange Mali Foundation – which focuses on the issues of health, education, and culture – held an event...
Jul 22, 2016
Water is Life in Kirina, Mali
In May, a project that will forever change the lives of the people of Kirina was started. This project was made possible by the amazing generosity of Blur lead singer, Damon Albarn. It is with much...
 
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