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DanceAfrica Miami: Masqueradology

$480 of $30,000 goal

Raised by 12 people in 25 days
DanceAfrica, Miami presented by Delou Africa's 9th annual African Diaspora Dance & Drum Festival of Florida (A.D.D.D.F.F) is in jeopardy!


Florida legislators in Tallahassee has cut funding to the arts. One of our festival grants that is funded by Florida Department of State Division of Cultural Affairs, named “Culture Builds Florida" was cut.

Delou Africa, Inc. is a community based cultural arts non-profit 501(c)(3) organization. We preserve African heritage influenced by the presence of the African Diaspora. We create and facilitate year-round artistic education programs for children and adults. These programs are developed by a collective of professional artists and educators who are committed to providing a continuous platform to showcase and educate our community and the general public on the rich traditions of Africa through dance, drum, music, art and history.

Our event will be held on August 3-5, 2018 at the Little Haiti Cultural Complex where we are artists-in-residence located in Miami, Florida.
Our festival expands cultural engagement through a variety of program components for the entire family.

Participants enjoy:

-African Contemporary and Caribbean dance, drum and music workshops

-A Fashion Show

-Yoga 

-The Better Living Health Fair

-A Symposium

-Beach Events

-An Artisan Marketplace,

-A FREE Children's Village (featuring dance, drum, arts & crafts, African folktale, and a back to school book bag give-away)

-Our festival Concert Extravaganza features national and local renowned dance, drum and music artists all performing on DanceAfrica, Miami’s main stage which is historically sold out.


We are reaching out to all who may have an interest in supporting and preserving culture through arts and education. You can also support Delou Africa, Inc. by visiting our festival website at www.adddff.delouafrica.org and become a festival sponsor or purchase an ad in our Commemorative Souvenir Ad Booklet. If you know of others who may have an interest in supporting DanceAfrica, Miami and A.D.D.D.F.F please let us know or you can forward our information directly to them.


“Funding may have been cut but our love for arts, culture & education remains steadfast”


On behalf of Delou Africa, Inc. I thank you for your time and consideration.
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Help us reach our goal! We are $330 in. #delouafrica #danceafricamiami #gofundme
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The Community loves Delou as much as Delou loves The Community!!! We have now raised $330 towards our $30,000 goal! Special thank you to @Eddie Osbourne, @Good Vibes @Dorothy Wawa @Mark Richards @Lanecia Radcliff @Joan Small @Folayan Griffiths @Mama Djeneba Village Tree and @Noelle Fleureau for kickstarting our Go Fund Me Donation Fund! Delou and DanceAfrica, Miami appreciate your generosity!
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Let’s keep West African Drum and Dance in Miami!!! Help Us keep the African Culture flowing in this beautiful city!!!! We love our community!Any donation amount is greatly appreciated!
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Thank you community for you donations! We are now $200 in towards our $30,000 goal! We thank you and appreciate the support
Delou Drummer and Dancer Linda Telfer
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$480 of $30,000 goal

Raised by 12 people in 25 days
Funds raised will benefit:
Delou Africa Inc
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