Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa

by Action Change (Formerly GVI Trust)
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa
Promote Theatre & Performance to Youths in Africa

Introduction 

Our project is in the heart of a black township and provides opportunities to the youths to explore their creative side. From poetry, film writing, dancing and performance. Our inspired community leaders are providing a safe space for young creative people, often for the first time, to join forces with others to explore their passion for performing arts..

Report 

Providing the support and funding we are working with 4 local young passionate community members to engage the youths in a number of creative sessions but we are limited due to space and costs of renting safe spaces for these youths to learn and express themselves. With the gift of your donations we aim to provide opportunities within the community space but with a long goal to build the first community shack theatre within the township.

Thank you for your support

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
Marva, The Community Volunteer Behind Our Project
Marva, The Community Volunteer Behind Our Project

Dear Supporters,

Unfortunately this project only has raised $15 since we began so it has been a challenging 3 years but we are not giving up. Our community leaders continue to provide lessons in the streets and around each other's houses and together build a team of performers and writers that have created a show. It is now time to find a venue so we can run this performance and engage the community. 

Although $15 doesn't seem much, it was used to purchase some basic materials used to write the latest script and we hope that by getting a venue on side we will make a small income through ticket sales so we can buy some equipment to kick our project off in 2022. 

Our vision one day is to build a shack theatre that holds around 250 people and this will cost us around $300,000US but we will do it and hope that one day all our supporters from day 1 will one day come over to South Africa and visit us. 

We understand it is a tough time for the arts around the world and we hope to promote and fundraise further so that we make our second report much more fun to read! 

 

Thank you,

Marva 

Share on Twitter Share on Facebook
 

About Project Reports

Project Reports on GlobalGiving are posted directly to globalgiving.org by Project Leaders as they are completed, generally every 3-4 months. To protect the integrity of these documents, GlobalGiving does not alter them; therefore you may find some language or formatting issues.

If you donate to this project or have donated to this project, you will get an e-mail when this project posts a report. You can also subscribe for reports via e-mail without donating.

Get Reports via Email

We'll only email you new reports and updates about this project.

Organization Information

Action Change (Formerly GVI Trust)

Location: London - United Kingdom
Website:
Facebook: Facebook Page
Project Leader:
Tyrone Bennett
London, London United Kingdom
$40 raised of $10,000 goal
 
2 donations
$9,960 to go
Donate Now
lock
Donating through GlobalGiving is safe, secure, and easy with many payment options to choose from. View other ways to donate

Action Change (Formerly GVI Trust) has earned this recognition on GlobalGiving:

Help raise money!

Support this important cause by creating a personalized fundraising page.

Start a Fundraiser

Learn more about GlobalGiving

Teenage Science Students
Vetting +
Due Diligence

Snorkeler
Our
Impact

Woman Holding a Gift Card
Give
Gift Cards

Young Girl with a Bicycle
GlobalGiving
Guarantee

Sign up for the GlobalGiving Newsletter

WARNING: Javascript is currently disabled or is not available in your browser. GlobalGiving makes extensive use of Javascript and will not function properly with Javascript disabled. Please enable Javascript and refresh this page.