The Pelangi Learning Center will hold a major fund-raising event on Sunday, December 23, 2007 featuring the multi-talented author, poet, composer and musician Michael Franti between 3 p.m. and 6 p.m..
The man behind the musical fusion group Michael Franti & Spearhead, Franti met parents of the Pelangi Learning Center during a Bali holiday earlier this year. A social activist and the father of 2 children, Franti agreed to appear at the Bali event where he will perform and autograph copies of the CD What I Be featuring the voice of Michael Franti, his Son, Ade Franti-Rye and Senghalese musician Youssoupha Sidibe.
More on Pelangi Learning Center
Pelangi Learning Center is a private, non-profit bilingual school located just outside Ubud in Bali. A parent-initiated project, the Center opened in July 2006 to serve a mixed population of children, from diverse cultural and economic backgrounds.
Working from a two-room schoolhouse, Pelangi provides provide holistic, multicultural, child-centered education for over 50 children in playgroup, kindergarten, and primary school grades 1-4. There are plans to add grade 5 in 2008, and grade 6 in 2009.
Join the Fun on December 23
Current fund-raising activities are seeking to raise funds to contract land and the construction of new school buildings.
An afternoon of fun and entertainment is planned including face painting, jumping castle, arts table, live music, juggling, raffles, garage sale, and food and drink.
Suggested donation for this event is IDR 100,000 per person (US$10.75) and IDR 300,000 (US$32.25) for the entire family.
Pelangi Holiday Fundraiser
Sunday, December 23, 2007 Ė 3 p.m. until 6 p.m.
Pelangi Learning Center - Banjar Kumbuh (Off Jl. Pengokekan)
For more information call Afi Nafisah at ++62-(0)817 147 30 222
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