Weʼve raised £480 to Improve the Health and Wellbeing of disabled children aged 7 and under in Malawi through the medium of music.
- Glasgow, United Kingdom
- Funded on Thursday, 15th June 2017
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I have been asked by the charity 'Aiming Higher in Malawi to go out to Africa this coming June to work with disabled children. My aim is to introduce musical percussion instruments to the disabled children (7 and under) to improve their motor skills, health and wellbeing and to more importantly allow these children the opportunity to play instruments for the first time. I will also be working in the female prison with women and children and I will be involved in many other educational and humanitarian projects. For many, this will be their first experience of interacting with others. The money raised will allow me to make a difference to some of the poorest, neglected and wretched women and children on the planet.
This £1000 I am asking for your help to raise with me will pay for my return flight to Malawi and for the two or three second hand fiddles and violin cases I am hoping to take over to Malawi and leave there for the young women I will teach. Also for accommodation and baggage allowance to bring over clothes, toiletries, and projectors for schools in Malawi. The more money the more lives can be changed /saved. I can also use any money I have to help free women from prison - this really is an unbelievable place.
Thank you xox
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- 1 year ago
Amy Papiransky1 year ago
Thank you SO SO SO SO SO much to all of those who have supported me! I have raised well over my total through this page, a ceilidh fundraiser I held and raffles. Thank you so so much for helping me! Lots of love Amy!! p.s Photos will be uploaded after the trip and news on how we got on! xoxoxox
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Jun 2, 2017
May 30, 2017
You will do an amazing job babes!! Definitely an experience to remember! 😘 Xxxxxxxx
May 30, 2017
This will be life-changing! So excited for you Mamey! All my love x
May 23, 2017
What a great opportunity for both you and the people who will benefit from your wonderful music... have a fantastic time, the chance of a lifetime! Best wishes on your journey - Denise xx
May 20, 2017
Good for you Amy, I'm sure you'll make a difference. Have a great trip and watch the mosi's!!
May 18, 2017
Go for it Amy, great opportunity (and sun tan, he he )
Peter, Gary aand Mikes (flatulent tin offering)
May 18, 2017
Have a good one Amy, well done.
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Glasgow, United Kingdom
Hi, I am a singer/songwriter and secondary school music teacher working for North Lanarkshire Council. I feel strongly about opening up opportunities for others through Music and will be doing everything I can to do this in Malawi. This project will change lives.xox