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What You Can Do
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Make a
Donation
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If you believe that music has the power to lead change and want to help us reach out to more children then please donate to Brass for Africa. Your support makes a direct difference to the children and young people in our music programmes.

Donate Now

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Fundraising &
Events
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Do you belong to a musical community?
Do you play in a band, orchestra or other ensemble? Does your school have a music department? If so what could be more fitting than holding a fund raising concert to support community music opportunities for disadvantaged children in Africa.

Need a sponsorship form?

Download one here

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Ride
100
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Brass instruments are the life blood of our music programmes and we always need more. Do you have an unwanted or unused brass instrument in playable condition that we could put in the hands of a child?

Donate an Instrument

JOIN OUR RIDE100 2018 TEAM

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Corporate
Parnterships
Find out more

We are always looking to collaborate with organisations who share our passion to improve children’s lives and there are so many ways your company can support us.

YOU CAN

Choose us as your ‘Charity of the year’ or charity partner;
Organise corporate challenges and events;
Enhance your brand through cause related marketing (CRM);
Opportunities to sponsor one of our programmes or events;
Involve your corporate trust and foundations in our work

The difference you will make is simple – each year we
transform the lives of more than 1000 children in Uganda
and Liberia. You can help us give children the skills they
need to maximise their potential.

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Donate An
Instrument
Find out more

Brass instruments are the life blood of our music programmes and we always need more. Do you have an unwanted or unused brass instrument in playable condition that we could put in the hands of a disadvantaged child in the slums of Africa?

donatE your instruments

Contact us

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Brass Bands
Partnerships
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We have created three levels of interaction with Brass for Africa so that bands can join in as partners with the charity, along with a list of benefits we could provide for each partnership level. These benefits Include volunteer artists provided by Brass for Africa, to attend and contribute to your event or provide opportunities for workshops or masterclasses for your players, or your community. (subject to availability)

#GOINGFORGOLD
Brass Band Pack

Download Here

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Changing Lives On
Your Birthday
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Birthday donations from sponsors mean so much to the children, their parents and the communities we work with. By turning your birthday into a fundraising event, you are directly supporting Brass for Africa to bring hope, skills, self confidence, self-belief, employment and aspiration.

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COMPOSOR
Buy Our Music
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Brass for Africa is excited to offer original Brass Band Compositions by our esteemed composer in residence, Alan Fernie, through our BfA Publications site.

100% of the profits from the sale of these fabulous pieces benefit the charity!

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Music has the power to lead change, please help us to continue transforming young lives by donating to Brass for Africa. Your support makes a huge and direct difference to the children and young people we support.

 

 

Donate Now

Monthly
  • £3

    a month could fund a music lesson each month for a disadvantaged child

  • £5

    a month could fund two music lesson each month for a disadvantaged child

  • £10

    a month could fund two music lesson each month for a two disadvantaged children

  • £50

    a month could cover the cost of a local music teacher apprenticeship

Single
  • £25

    could cover the cost of shipping a donated instrument from the UK to be used by children in Africa

  • £50

    could fund a personal and professional development session for our young teachers and apprentices

  • £100

    could fund an exchange day bringing children from different communities together

  • £150

    could sponsor a community concert

Why make a monthly donation?

When you set up a regular donation to Brass for Africa you become a big part of our long-term work to empower some of the world’s most vulnerable children and young people. For example, by donating £5 each a month, you could help provide a disadvantaged child with two music and life skills training session each month.

Donating from USA

Brass for Africa is supported by The American Fund for Charities: you can make an online donation at www.americanfund.info/donate

Select “Brass for Africa” from the drop down menu. The American Fund for Charities is a US 501c3 and will be able to issue the required receipts of donation.
Please give what you can and thank you for your support.

FUNDRAISING & EVENTS

Do you belong to a musical community?
Do you play in a band, orchestra or other ensemble? Does your school have a music department? If so what could be more fitting than holding a fund raising concert to support community music opportunities for disadvantaged children in Africa.

Need a sponsorship form?

Download one here

JOIN OUR RIDE100 2018 TEAM

Would you like to take part in the Ride London-Surrey 100 cycling event and raise money for Brass for Africa, enabling us to change young lives through music?

This is a great event involving about 25,000 riders and one of the few rides in the UK on closed roads. This is the sportive that everyone wants to do. You may already be a keen cyclist or perhaps this is the challenge to kick start you into cycling more.

GET IN TOUCH

The ride is hugely oversubscribed but we have places! We will ask you to pay a £50 registration fee up front and to be able to raise £550 in sponsorship.

We will also provide a team cycling shirt.

 

 

Corporate Partnerships

CORPORATE PARTNERSHIPS

We are always looking to collaborate with organisations who share our passion to improve children’s lives and there are so many ways your company can support us.

YOU CAN

Choose us as your ‘Charity of the year’ or charity partner;
Organise corporate challenges and events;
Enhance your brand through cause related marketing (CRM);
Opportunities to sponsor one of our programmes or events;
Involve your corporate trust and foundations in our work

Get in touch

The difference you can make is life changing – each year we
transform the lives of more than 1000 children in Uganda
and Liberia. You can help us give children the skills they
need to maximise their potential.

 

BRASS BAND PARTNERSHIP

Brass for Africa is reaching out to the British Brass Band community in a initiative to both raise funds and get Brass Band enthusiasts directly involved in the work of the charity.

We have created three levels of interaction with Brass for Africa so that bands can join in as partners with the charity, along with a list of benefits we could provide for each partnership level. These benefits Include volunteer artists provided by Brass for Africa, to attend and contribute to your event or provide opportunities for workshops or masterclasses for your players, or your community. (subject to availability)

Get In Touch

#GOINGFORGOLD

 

CHANGING LIVES ON YOUR BIRTHDAY

“this year i decided to do something different for my birthday. getting involved with brass for africa was an amazing experience and knowing that the money raised through my friends and family was able to help support so many children through music made my 60th birthday even more special.”

Mandy Manski

Birthday donations from sponsors mean so much to the children, their parents and the communities we work with.

Get In Touch

BUY OUR MUSIC

Would You Like To Play our Music?

Brass for Africa is excited to offer original Brass Band Compositions by our esteemed composer in residence, Alan Fernie, through our BfA Publications site.

100% of the profits from the sale of these fabulous pieces benefit the charity!

BUY MUSIC