Sat, 08 Oct|
Live Music: Softpower Education presents from Dixieland to Swing
AN ALL-STAR LINE-UP INCLUDING Digby Fairweather - trumpet, Karen Sharp - tenor sax, Julian Marc Stringle - clarinet, Ian Bateman - trombone, Dave Green - bass, Craig Milverton - piano, George Double - drums
Time & Location
08 Oct 2022, 14:00 – 16:00
Southend-on-Sea, The Jazz Centre UK, Beecroft Art Gallery, Victoria Ave, Southend-on-Sea SS2 6EX, UK
About the Event
The Jazz Centre UK presents an all-star line-up to raise funds for Softpower Education (SPE). SPE is a British registered charity and Ugandan NGO, which has been working in Uganda since 1999.
Softpower are a small, grassroots organisation dependent on the generosity of thousands of supporters across the world. All funds to Softpower Education and their Uganda orphan schools project.
Its mission is “To improve the quality of life through education.”
Softpower's dedicated team focuses on 3 key areas:
* Alternative Education; we offer high-quality, free of charge, pre-school education to the most disadvantaged children.
* School Infrastructure Development; we ensure that children are learning in safe and inspiring learning environments through infrastructure upgrades.
* Livelihoods; we empower communities through inclusive and diverse educational initiatives and increase opportunities to be engaged in practical, sustainable intervention.
From Dixieland to Swing£15.00