Give a Child a Teacher
is a special Fundraising Campaign organised by the European Suzuki Association (ESA) each year to raise funds to give more children the opportunity of a Suzuki education in Europe, Middle East and Africa.
The campaign runs for the months of November and December ending on 31 December 2017
Get involved. Give something back
The ESA are asking all Suzuki Teachers throughout the region to organise fundraising events with their students during the months of November and December (download a poster here)
These fundraising events can be -
- Christmas Concerts
- Sponsored practice (download a sponsor form here)
- Christmas Workshops
- Any other ideas
Photos and videos are welcome - please send these to the ESA Office and they will be posted on the ESA website
Monies can be paid to the ESA either by -
- Bank transfer
Download a donation form here
Payments by 31 January 2018 latest please
The total amount raised will be announced on the ESA website during February 2018.
The money will be donated to the European Suzuki Teacher Development Trust (ESTDT) which is a charity concerned with making Suzuki Teaching in music available to children in Europe, Middle East and Africa. The ESTDT do this by giving financial support to Suzuki Teacher Training projects in countries where there is a need.
The ESTDT have helped to give Suzuki Teachers to children in - Croatia Czech Republic Estonia Hungary Latvia Lithuania Poland Russia Turkey South Africa Zimbabwe
The project in Czech Republic began at a concert in Prague performed by Suzuki children from Switzerland. Read the Czech Republic's story here -
Violin Teacher Training Course led by Agathe Jerie, Switzerland
'Talent Education, for the happiness of all children'
Dr Shinichi Suzuki