Volunteer to Change

SKAffrica 31st May- 2nd June & Affrica-Mid Wales Africa Network

FINAL poster

Volunteer to Change are part of this event!

Volunteer to Change is part of a group of organisations operating within Mid Wales, who have joined together, with the aim of sharing experiences of their work in different parts of Africa with one another. Affrica- Mid Wales Africa Network will come together to both raise awareness of the poverty in Africa and also to raise funds in order to continue the work being carried out within our individual link communities that will help to alleviate the poverty and create a sustainable future for those communities.

Groups involved are: Hazina, Supocho, Dolan Llanbrynmair, The African and Caribbean Society, Gobiath l Ethiopia and The Fairtrade Group, Machynlleth.

Mid Wales Africa Network seek to encourage the sharing of skills and knowledge between groups with community links in Africa.

Mission Statement:
  Members of the network will seek to: – Encourage the sharing of skills and knowledge between groups with community links in Africa;
  Learn from each other to improve and strengthen the delivery of projects in our individual partnership countries;
  Work to raise awareness of culture, music and current affairs in Africa by jointly staging events and activities;
  Reflect Wales’s commitment to international development as an outward looking nation.
 The event takes place on 31st May @7pm until the early hours of 2nd June at Y Plas, Machynlleth, SY20 8ER.
 Camping facilities are provided for those who will stay the weekend.
 The full list of bands and performer’s at Skaffrica charity festival are:   Friday–The Dapper Cadavers, Fight the Bear, Miacca, TiT’s Up,   Fastabenj, Deadly light shade.
  Saturday– The Cracked Actors, Cartoon Violence, Gypsy Wine Cartel, Sharks Don’t Sleep, Jumpin’ Red Dog’s, Sundance, Taliesin Home Crew,  Old Samuel, Benign Sun, Avarice, Mother’s Ruin, Rye Milligan, Big Joe Bone and Samba Agogo. … (running order to be confirmed)
             ALL THIS FANTASTIC MUSIC FOR £15 (tickets bought before 15th May) £20 AFTER 15th May, OR ON THE WEEKEND!
Camping £5 per person per night (payable at the camping gate opposite Y Plas) with toilets and showers!
Catering is to be provided by The Green Goat Cafe, Machynlleth.
Tickets are available from:
Andy’s Records, Aberystwyth  01970 624581  or email: shop@andy’s-records.co.uk
The Treehouse, Aberystwyth
The Deco Shop, Machynlleth
Y Plas, Machynlleth
Volunteer to Change, 07581015240 or email: volunteer@volunteer-to-change.com
All profits from this event will go directly to community projects in Africa which are run by the organisations involved:
Volunteer to Change, Ghana  http://volunteer-to-change.com
Hazina, Tanzania  http://www.hazina.co.uk
Supocho, Malawi  http://www.supocho.org/
Affrica-Mid Wales Africa Network:  members of the group at a meeting in Aberystwyth.

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