Jazzitup Kids English/Acting London Summer Camp

by Lale Nicoletti in London, England, United Kingdom

£15,215

raised so far

58

supporters

The global COVID-19 pandemic has meant that families have not travelled to London for my summer camp. Needing help to get to 2021.

by Lale Nicoletti in London, England, United Kingdom

We're still collecting donations

On the 3rd November 2020 we'd raised £15,015 with 57 supporters in 62 days. But as every pound matters, we're continuing to collect donations from supporters.

Mine is a tiny business that fell through the cracks for UK government help. I run my business from my home in Camden and have been running Jazzitup Kids for a long time. I have given it my all and I am passionate about educating young people creatively and hugely inspired by the late Sir Ken Robinson. 

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Having moved to Italy 20 years ago with a baby and realising the lack of English taught creatively, I invented a character, Jazzy the Juggler - a blue creature who fell from the stars and the protagonist - and  idea for a creative teaching English language through performing arts programme to children with English as a second language. 

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"Thank you so much for this camp! Vasyl was so excited and inspired every day of the camp! Many thanks to you and your team. You are really wonderful!" Anton, from Ukraine

I have been touched and overwhelmed with the outpouring of thank you’s from parents with kids who have attended my summer camp. Children from all over the world come year after year to our workshops in central London schools, where they are taught by a great team (teachers, actors and young people doing work experience).

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We offer a theme a day with matching off site excursions, giving kids a live, active language learning experience. We pretty much cover London, offering workshops at all the smaller museum/theatre venues and a healthy contribution to the arts all over London.

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"Thank you so much for giving Mouteb such a wonderful week. He loved it so much that he is desperate to do another.." Paul Eedle form the Syrian Refugee Commission.

We offer places to kids from the Syrian refugee commission. 

The content, the stories, the songs, lyrics and creative are forever expanding. Jazzitup Kids' running costs include mammoth summer planning, with things organised and paid well in advance. 

Summer 2020 has been a disaster for Jazzitup Kids. I have kept it going by teaching online but this is not sufficient to cover the coming year. I am therefore urgently asking for your support — however much or little you can afford — for this project run with great love and passion. Your help will be greatly appreciated. Thank you!

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£600 or more

One week summer camp + 2 free online lessons

One week, full days (9.30am to 5pm) of Jazzitup Kids Holiday Camp in central London for any children with English as a second language aged between 5 and 12 years old. This includes morning workshops with our actors/teachers, an interactive afternoon excursion/workshop, workbook, cap, travel all included PLUS 2 x complimentary hour long online private lessons with Jazzitup Kids director.

£20 or more

One private online lesson and written assessment

A one hour online private lesson on Zoom for any child or two siblings, both between 4 and 12 years old with English either as a first second language, using our Jazzitup Kids method of story telling, creative writing, script writing, phonics, pronunciation and public speaking bookable at mutual convenience and a follow up assessment.

£50 or more

Half day cultural excursion at our Summer Camp

One afternoon excursion, availability providing, in July/August 2021 at our central London summer camp 1pm-5pm. This includes travel, excursion ticket, cap. Most of our excursions include active workshops. Kids need to be between 5 and 12 years old.

£55 or more

THREE one hour private online lessons + assessment

THREE one hour online private lessonS on Zoom for any child or two siblings, both between 4 and 12 years old with English either as a first second language, using our Jazzitup Kids method of story telling, creative writing, script writing, phonics, pronunciation and public speaking bookable at mutual convenience and a follow up assessment.

£100 or more

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