Learn about PFCF's Music Programs

The mission is the same, but each program and community is different. With every project we learn something new.




Feb 11, 2014

Music Can Stop the War

by William Aura

We are pleased to present this short documentary film, MUSIC CAN STOP THE WAR, which offers a glimpse into life in Katari and gives the students an opportunity to reveal to us their innermost feelings about the impact of music in their lives.
The Nepali people living in the Terai face daily challenges that few of us in the western world could ever imagine, yet learning and performing music often… more

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Feb 25, 2014

T-Shirts for Our Music School in Mali

by Seydou Dembelé

All the teachers, students and the administrators of Ecole de Musique de Kirina are happy to thank David Pick, our kind and amazing Australian friend who offered more than 300 t-shirts to Ecole de Music de Kirina. David is an Australian musician who wants to help bring positive change through arts and music Education. That is why he supports the Playing For Change Foundation mission…

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Mar 21, 2014

Passenger Van Brings Music to More Children in Ghana

by Thea Nash

Exciting things are happening at the Bizung School of Music and Dance! We have expanded in amazing ways to bring music and dance to even more children in Tamale, Ghana. Our teachers and administrators were concerned that some of our brightest existing students would be unable to continue taking music classes due to personal circumstances that made it difficult for them to travel to the school.… more

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Djembe repair

Allows local craftsmen to replace the head of a djembe (hand drum)

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Transport for Music Teacher

Transport for a local music teacher

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Purchase 1 Acoustic Guitar

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Teacher salary

Provides one month’s teacher salary

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