Grants Awarded & PRESS
Rhythm and Remedy would like to Thank all of our contributors for supporting this vision. We have received grants from the following individuals and foundations for our work towards building a better tomorrow, providing hope and youth empowerment through music & art programs. Our recent launch of The Heart Beat Project in dedication to Akon in Dakar, Senegal was a great success. The workshop courses offer training in music, vocal recording, video editing, animation and graphic design. We look forward to the expansion of our programs in various countries.
Pollination Project -2015 Impact Grant
Special Thanks to Lil Jon & Family for contributing to Rhythm & Remedy. Lil Jon was one of the first celebrities to believe in our vision and support us in getting to Africa initially to teach english to the youth. (Watch Video)
The Heart Beat Project in Dakar, Senegal received a special visit from Akon. He was honored to have the very first Music Institution in his hometown (Senegal) dedicated to him. *Disclaimer: Akon did not fund this project and we are proud to say all funds were raised from campaigns like Go Fund Me, supporters like you and our partners: Give1Project & SpeakUpAfrica.
Rhythm & Remedy was awarded $1,000 grant from Pollination Project. The funding was used toward building The Heart Beat Project in Dakar, Senegal. A Music & Arts Institution dedicated to Akon that provides training to aspiring artists in their creative fields. Our goal is to empower the Youth globally through the arts.
Rhythm & Remedy has successfully raised over 4,000 USD via Go Fund Me. For English for the Youth in Africa and also for Music School funding.
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