Jazz for Peace is a nonprofit organization that offers benefit concerts by well-known jazz musician Rick DellaRatta to charitable organizations, and internships to interested students or volunteers. While this is a jazz-centered organization, the internship would be equally valuable to any event planner or concert planner.
The volunteer will send all New York city area music, jazz, and event planning programs (we will show you how to generate this list) the e-message (we will write it) offering the 4-6 month internship.
The volunteer may be age older teen to retiree. By the way, the volunteer may offer her/himself as the intern!
You will be offering a huge assist to both Jazz for Peace and to the interns who want to contribute valuable service and want to learn about the concert business. Thank you!
FIRST see the website jazzforpeace.org. THEN fill out the volunteer page at http://www.jazzforpeace.org/volunteer.
Jazz For Peace is people helping people, advance to their highest potential. From promoting the use of Jazz as a universal language; to spreading peace through our "Jazz For Peace Concerts" worldwide. We are joining forces with multicultural musicians to spread peace, through the art of Jazz; and entering regions that are politically controversial. Jazz For Peace provides live concerts, video taping, hands on & online teaching; and musical instrument equipment to under privileged children worldwide. Jazz For Peace reinforces what history has proven, ... "Jazz creates a positive effect that transforms & unites people; thus transending the barriers of different cultures & beliefs."
Rick DellaRatta and Jazz for Peace performed at the United Nations in New York on September 25, 2002. He led a band consisting of Israeli, Middle Eastern, European, Asian and American musicians in concert for an international audience in what is now considered "one of the most significant cultural events of our time!" This U.N. Concert has led to a benefit concert series that has gone on to raise funds, publicity and awareness for over 400 non-profit organizations as well as an Educational Program to bring jazz back into the schools and donate musical instruments to underprivileged children.
Over the past year Jazz for Peace has garnered support and praise from distinguished Americans such as Senator John McCain, Congressman Dennis Kucinich, activist Noam Chomsky, NYC Mayor Michael Bloomberg and many more along with music lovers and humanitarians worldwide of all ages and nationalities!
Advocacy & Human Rights
Arts & Culture
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This is a Virtual Opportunity, with no fixed address.