DUFP ARTIST HOME UPDATE 2017 Additional Priority Support Needed
Acquiring Board of Directors (including people with expertise in the following areas: legal, financial, IT, grant-writing, marketing, organizational development, youth service and the arts)
Seeking Bulk Drum and Black Soap sales in the US; possibilities include selling to universities, schools, community recreation centers, churches, retail and fair trade stores... etc.
Promoting DUFP trips to Ghana in which international visitors experience first-hand DUFP's work at Accra's Art Center and Senya Beraku, gain personal exposure to the drumming arts and Ghanaian culture, and interact with its vibrant youth
Creating an interactive international website that exposes people to DUFP's mission, programs and youth
Helping arrange an initial DUFP exchange in which 3-4 Art Center and Senya Beraku youth can visit the US to perform, raise funds and promote awareness of DUFP's work
* Buying a drum,instrument,or any handmade product from Kweku's Ghana market.
* Taking drumming, dancing and drum building classes with Kristen and Kweku, or organizing a drum circle, drum party, or Kids drum class for them to teach.
* Joining our next Ghana tour, scheduled for 2018.
* Pre-ordering a drum for Kweku to create with the children when he returns to Ghana.
* Offering assistance in organizational development, obtaining Fair Trade status, or building a website.
* Volunteering services such as graphic design, letter and grant writing, and publicity
Drumming Up From Poverty is a NGO Register at the Registrar-General's Department Ghana West Africa
NGO Registration#: CG047882013 TIN#: C0001888927
P.O BOX AC 597