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The Friends of South African Performing Arts, a registered Canadian charity, have experienced the enthusiasm and goodwill generated by South African performers and have joined to promote biennial Canadian concert tours featuring a variety of traditional South African performing artists.
"singing crosses all boundaries and can unify people in one voice"
Become a Friend
Your gift will not only help the Canadian charity cover the costs for Canadian concerts but also assist South African performing groups fund their community activities which uplift the lives of the people of South Africa.
Donations also allow the Canadian charity to present South African music and culture to students, educators, musicians and the general public through workshops and in-school visits by the choristers.
Gifts of any amount are gratefully appreciated. Your support will make a difference at home and abroad.
"music promotes understanding between nations and peoples"
"music is a basic staple of mankind and musicians are major contributors to our well-being"
How to Make a DonationTop
Make a donation by credit card or Interac:
Donate Now Through CanadaHelps.org!
or send send your cheque to:
PO Box 2430, Wolfville, Nova Scotia
A receipt will be for the full amount of your donation will be sent to you for income tax purposes.
If the donor wishes, gifts will be acknowledged on our web site
The Canadian charity's registration number:
Friends of South African Performing Arts
89730 6601 RR0001
"Their joyous strains and swaying dance steps drew equally enormous applause."
Peter Jackson, Evening Telegram
Become a Sponsor
The concert tour, promoted by our registered Canadian charity, provides marketing opportunities for your company as sponsors of unique family entertainment, incorporating singing, dancing and storytelling.
In 2004 the South African choir's twenty concerts will be presented in 500-seat venues in fifteen cities in Ontario, Quebec and all three maritime provinces.
Choices for SponsorsTop
Airline ticket pledges
Your corporation can make a pledge for one or more ticket(s) for a chorister for the return trip from Johannesburg: $2000.
Expenses for one performance day
You can extend your sponsorship to the entire choir by paying in advance for selected expenses for one or more performance days, for example

the tour bus for a day: $1000
choir's accommodation for one night: $2000
one supper for the choir: $1000
production costs for one concert: $3000
all of the above expenses: $7000

The benefits of sponsorship include:

Your logo on our web site, promotional brochures, posters and banners
Acknowledgment at public events, including media exposure
Complimentary compact discs and concert tickets
Display of your brochures at our concerts

For more information about
- the benefits to you
- the needs our charity will meet in both Canada and South Africa
please contact us.