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Source of Light Center: Camp de Musique

Posted: 10/11/17 at 5:00pm. Post by Staci Calkin

Over on the Source of Light website, Staci Calkin posts the latest news at the Source of Light Center (SoL) in Port au Prince, Haiti.

God is good and He has been on full display at the Source of Light Center (SoL) in Port au Prince, Haiti. This August, a volunteer team of musicians from the not for profit organization Now I Play Along Too (NIPAT) set out for the SoL Center in Delmas 19 to deliver instruments and teach music lessons at their annual summer music camp. NIPAT was established by the band Melodime to help provide opportunities for at-risk and underprivileged children to learn music but also with the dual purpose of building character and discipline to overcome obstacles. Learning a new instrument can be a very rigorous and challenging, yet fun process that helps define ones character. Music also has the ability to unite one another that may speak different languages and come from very different walks of life. This could not have been more apparent during this year’s summer music camp.

Read more here.

 


Staci Calkin serves as the Haiti Child Sponsorship Coordinator.

You can contact her directly at staci.calkin@bgav.org 

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