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England and Wales
Postcode Culture Trust
Our players' support helps...
helps over 90,000 children each year to face challenges in
their lives. The funding received by Youth Music from players of People's
Postcode Lottery will allow the charity to support over 350 music projects
across the country, including projects for children who are ill in hospital,
young bereaved children and children with a disability or special educational
in 2009, Youth Music provides opportunities to disadvantaged children which enables
them to learn how to play an instrument, take part in singing and song writing
workshops or receive tuition to develop their music production skills. Through these
music projects, children and young people develop their creative and
social skills and contribute towards their local community.
has targeted 45.4% of its funding to the most disadvantaged areas in the
country. This amazing organisation recognises that music should play a big role in childhood
and poverty or the location in which a child lives should not deprive a child
of the chance to learn an instrument or sing with others.
on-going research helps to identify the best ways of involving
young people in musical activites and innovative ways of teaching these. The hard work of Youth Music's team gives children from all backgrounds across the country the opportunity to make music.
Youth Music provides music-making opportunities for disadvantaged chil...
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