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Weʼre raising £300 to Buy musical resources in order to create a happy and exciting experience for those in a care home.

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Music in care homes is a necessity, and so with the money I can raise, I aim to buy at least 5 sets of percussion instruments (tambourines, castanets, maracas etc.), and also a small collection of sing-a-long jazz and swing CDs that a care home community can all enjoy together. I am going to run the Broad Town 5 mile run in June to show my support towards dementia charities and I hope you will show your support by helping me fundraise over the next 6 months!

Music has the power to create any emotion and can bring happiness on a universal scale. I want to show that musical activity creates a happy and exciting environment for those living in a care home, and in particular, dementia sufferers. Having had family members and close family friends fall victims of dementia, I have realised how heartwarming it is to see sufferers smiling, laughing and doing something that really lifts their mood. The musical memory is the most powerful and strongest memory that is retained by the human brain, and musical activity is one of the only activities that engages both sides of the brain at the same time.

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    6

    • Maia Jarvis

      Maia Jarvis

      Apr 10, 2018

      Lots of love and good luck with the run!! Xxx

      £10.00

    • AD

      AD

      Feb 13, 2018

      Great Project, best of luck!

      £5.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Feb 9, 2018

      An incredible cause and I wish you all the best x

      £100.00

    • Anonymous

      Anonymous

      Jan 27, 2018

      All the best Flic, am sure you'll soon reach your target xxxx

    • Hannah Burkhardt

      Hannah Burkhardt

      Jan 21, 2018

      £10.00

    • Megan Burkhardt

      Megan Burkhardt

      Jan 20, 2018

      £10.00

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    Felicity Woolnough

    Felicity Woolnough

    I am an 18 year old A level student from Wiltshire, currently taking courses in music, french and english language. I hope to go to university this September to undertake a Secondary Music Education degree in order to fulfil my dreams of becoming a music teacher.

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