Paris Girls Rock le Monde - réalisateur Nicolas Baillergeau (donor)
PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP 11e KissKiss BankBank Crowd Funder (promo clip) - Joanne Burke (donor)
PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP! in Paris 11e
Since 2011, we have offered our summer enrichment program using music and the arts to empower women and girls in St. Denis, a suburb of Paris. We have expandinoffer our bilingual music & creative arts projectthroughout all of the Paris Region. The cultural department of the Mairie 11th Arrondissement (Town Hall) has become our partner, offering the use of their fully accessible building. Now we ask you the public to support the additional instruments, supplies for activities, and salaries for our teachers & staff !
What happens at PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP ?
19 - 23rd AUGUST, we hosted 15 girls (ages 8 to 16) from all economic backgrounds. This is a week-long intensive program, that ends with a performance by the girls in a public concert. The day runs from 9:30 a.m. to 5 p.m. Instruments, supplies, lunch, workshops, and field trips are all included in the camp tuition-fees (approximately 350€ per girl.)
Each day, the girls arrive at camp: learn how to play an instrument, form a band, write songs, practice and do fun creative activities in FRENCH and ENGLISH !
SHOWCASE & FINAL CONCERT!
AUG 27th, the campers will gave a final concert at PLACE LÉON BLUM in Paris as part of the festival,LES ESTIVALES MUSICALES DU 11e.
l'atelier du Rock Star: PGR Camp 11e ROCK STAR PHOTOSHOOT!
In SEPTEMBER, underground haute photographer/ PGR coordinatrice Bamby Lilbird, The girls had a one day "ROCK STAR" photoshoot at the Milan Lunetier BOUTIQUE also located in the 11e. The photo will be part of publicity campaigns for Milan and PGR. Spreading the word to a new audience about our project.
Pop-up Gallery Exhibition: soirée FAVELA CHIC
In OCTOBER, we plan to have a "pop-up" exhibition at the Favela Chic venue near the historic 11th Arrondissement monument, République. The work of all PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP participants will be on display, alongside several cutting Parisian artists. There will be projections of the final concert, a silent auction and other surprises.
Why fund it?
We NEED your support !
Sustaining this exciting growth is a huge undertaking.
The purchasing and maintenance of musical instruments, as well as the hiring of professional teachers and coordinators can be expensive.
The cost of camp is approximately :
€350 (per girl) x 15 (girls) = €5250 (functionary budget)
Thanks to volunteers, partners, and donors (like you), we are able to offer this camp at a reduced fee of a minimum contribution of 75 €from the girls. We also offer scholarships (bourse d'étude), to those girls that are not able to make the minimal contribution. Your donation will help us to provide the PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP experience to ALL girls.
€1500 second hand musical instruments (ex. guitar, drum kit, left-handed bass)
€1200 scholarships for students, teachers' salaries, lunch for students, field trips
Total€5250 = PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP in the 11e AT A REDUCED PRICE !
The more you give, the more we can offer.
POURQUOI LES FILLES?
WHY GIRLS? WHY NOT?
Our program is impacting the COMMUNITY.
We need your help to not only off-set the daily operational costs of camp, but to also ensure our association's ability to continue offering it's programming which boosts self-esteem and positive image. To the girls and women that participate in our camps, we offer more than just a music program: we provide an opportunity of personal growth within a dynamic of positive group exchange. After one week, our campers are more confident and self-reliant human beings. This is a life changing experience that they will have forever.
Our program is impacting the WORLD.
We are an international camp.
Our non-profit program is part of the international organisation Girls Rock Camp Allicance (GRCA). There are 43 members groups that give similar programs all over the world in the EU, North and South America. We are the FIRST French speaking and bi-lingual program of it's kind.
Now in our 3rd season, we are pleased to present PARIS GiRLS ROCK CAMP in the center of PARIS hosted at Mairie of the 11th arrondissement.
photo: Da Cyber CEB (le 6b, FAR,La Ligne 13 - St. Denis 2013)
HOW WAS PARIS GiRLS ROCK FOUNDED IN FRANCE ?...
PARIS GiRLS ROCK was founded by Toli Nameless who landed in Paris in 2008.
Following a long music tradition in New York and successful international touring career , she fell in love with the idea of combining music and education. She said that ' it has always been my passion'. It was through her own pocket, in-kind, micro-monetary donations, partnerships, and dedicated volunteer workers that she has formed PARIS GiRLS ROCK.
photo donated by Theodora Johnson (Sue Rock/BlapBalp Media)
Our volunteers, donors, artists and teaching staff come from all over the world...
Justine "Bamby Lil Bird" Byard (non-profits: Detroit - Paris)
Suzahn Fiering ( international touring musician, songwriter Warner-Chapel Music, Paul McCartney's Liverpool Institute of the Performing Arts - UK, Legion d'Honneur - St. Denis, FR)
drum kitChristiane Prince (Paris)
guitare et basse:Nala Dahl (Martinique)
dance: Larry Vickers (Alvin Alley-NY)
PROFESSIONAL ARTISTS FOR MASTER CLASSES & WORKSHOPS...
Dania Gio (My Major Label), Natty Princess (Association), Hannah Judson (Muse Music), Brian Scott Bagley (Alvin Alley-NY), Ti Harmon (independent), Shola Adissa-Farra (independent), Gasandji Rêver (Plus Lion Music), Lady Fresh (Martinique), S.O.E.M. (independent) , Alfred Williams (independent), Ladell Mclin (Naïve), Klaus Blasquiz (Magma), Olivia Van Der Vynckt (regisseur- Sound & lighting engineer), Velvet d'Amour (Volup 2 - Magazine des Rondes), Suzy Randria (Chanteuse-Independent)
Andrea Pactor (Indiana -USA), Claire Finch (St. Denis - Paris), Ashley Acker (Paris), Sara Schiff (Brooklyn/Austin - GRCA), Carolina Morales (AM-Braisil), Anne Paceo (Laborie Jazz), Kiran Ghandi (M.I.A.)
Lauren Sevian (NY), Tina Bulaong (Global), Siyoub Abdahlla (St. Denis), Alain Parmentier (St. Denis), Lindsay Kerr (Vancourver, BC), Theodora Johnson (NY), Marie-Agne Natividad (Paris), Mirandom MRG - MyRandomGrind (NY), Monica Watkins & Eric Stempinski (Art in Motion-Global), Sophie Hassani (Reims-FR) , Tideth Numerique (PDLC-Paris), Stephaine Saxon (Uruguay),Jerald Miller (NU-Jazz Records), Benjamin Sanz (Paris), Romain Dechenaud (Le Havre-FR), Fred C. (Paris), Mike LADD (Paris, NY), Swiss Chris (Brooklyn, Switzerland), Nadia Al-Said (Paris), Sidney Mills (SPI/Living Room Studio), Joanne and David Burke (NY-Paris), Rew Starr (NY), Sophie Ryan (Paris), The Reid & Nash Family Estate (Global), Nicolas Baillergeau (Global)...
and so many more!!!
photos donated by Theodora Johnson (BlapBlap Media)
PLEASE HELP US TO FUND THIS PROJECT !
Each contribution will make a difference in the life of our students!
THANK YOU TO ALL OF YOU !
Mairie du 11e (département de la culture), Les Estivales Musicales, Royez Music, District Drum Company, Aquarian Drum Heads, Bad Dogs Studios, Girls Rock Camp Alliance (GRCA), Eco-Nat Bio, Atelier Graphisme de Gonzague Lacombe, Tree Luv' Studios, Le 6b, Flavela Chic, Milan Lunetier/ Eye Like, Lady Fest Paris, Modern Drum Set Stickings livre d'etude (Cherry Lane/Hal Leonard),
PARIS GIRLS ROCK is a non-profit organization that provides bilingual music & arts empowerment programs to girls and women in Paris -FR.
Questions about the project
What is the cost of camp for 1 girl ?
The estimated cost for one student is 350 € for one week !
We ask a minimum contribution of 75 € as we want to offer our program to a majority of girls/young women.
Your donation will help to cover our costs and keep offering these kind of programs aiming at empowering girls in a positive way.
Do the students need to be auditioned ?
No, no audition is required to attend the camp.
Can I still register my daughter /niece/other family member for the 19 - 23 August Session?
Yes! We have 15 places total and a waiting list is available.
Please register on our web site before Aug 16th.
Q. Are there opportunities for volunteering at Paris Girls Rock?
Yes! We are in need of volunteers for the session on 19 -23 August and for our events year round. Please register for volunteering online http://benevoles.parisgirlsrock.org/
Q. What about instrument or supplies donations?
Yes! We accept instrument donations (new and second-hand).
We are in need of the following instruments: drum sticks, guitar picks, guitar straps, ear plugs (noise protection), drum kits and cymbals. Yes! We accept materials like: office supplies, notebooks and paper.
If you would like to donate any items to Paris Girls Rock, please contact us email@example.com or call 09 70 46 35 32
Q. Are there any sponsoring opportunities available?
We are happy to accept additional sponsors.
We have opportunities for sponsoring in the following areas: lunch, metro tickets, tee shirts.
Please contact us firstname.lastname@example.org
Your contribution will be automatically refunded if the goal of the project is not reached by the end of the campaign.
Choose your reward
For 1 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" from PARIS GiRLS ROCK + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors)
1 KissBanker Unlimited
For 5 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" from PARIS GiRLS ROCK + (1) mention on PARIS GiRLS ROCK's blog (list of donors)
2 KissBankers Unlimited
For 10 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PARIS GiRLS ROCK's blog (list of donors)
2 KissBankers Unlimited
For 25 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) PGR11e vinyl bumper sticker
1 KissBanker Unlimited
For 30 € and more
All of the above + (1)
#support.her BADGE with PARIS GiRLS ROCK logo (round or square shaped as available)
0 KissBanker Unlimited
For 40 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) TOTE BAG; bio (degradable); in black or white as available. Made by our partner and mentor, LadyFest Paris.
2 KissBankers Unlimited
For 50 € and more
(1) Electronic Thank you + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) PGR customized SMART PHONE case donated by Sophie Ryan
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For 60 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) CD of "Extended Play" EP by Toli & The Femm Nameless (mailed via post after campaign is successful.) Recorded at Living Room Studios (Brooklyn, NY) by Sidney Mills, CD includes the tracks "See Line" & "Ibajekbe" as featured in our promotional clip + (1) autograph of our president Toli NAMELESS
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For 75 € and more
1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) BOURSE D'ÉTUDE / SCHOLARSHIP: Why not send a girl to Paris Girls Rock Camp? You can offer this donation as a gift to any girl age 8 - 16. In fact, it is the minimal contribution we ask of any PGR student. CONDITIONS: Offer valid as space is available for the program in our 2013 -2014 season only. The building of the Mairie 11e is fully asseble to all. The girl who uses this gift with must be in Paris, France at the time of the PGR Camp, and must fill out the REGISTRATION FORM on our website http://11e.parisgirlsrock.org
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For 80 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) PARIS GiRLS ROCK Tee Shirt hand made by the girls and staff during camp. Please tell us what size you'll need, all shirts will be cotton and of a quality brand.
1 KissBanker Unlimited
For 100 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors) + (1) Compact Speaker; ultra-lightweight.
FEATURES: Powered by two AAA batteries or USB power, kick stand, Weighs 6 ounces, 3.5mm headphone jack: iPods, iPhones, Droids, laptops, blackberrys, etc. Size: 6.4 x 11.4 cm or 2.5 x 4.5 inches. Customized with a photo by PGR coordinatrice, Bamby Lil Bird.
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For 150 € and more
(1) Electronic "Thank You" + (1) mention on PGR blog (list of donors)+ (1) download of the PARIS GiRLS ROCK song " Comment tu t'appelle" (featured on our promo clip) to be recorded during camp and mastered by our partner Tree Luv' Studio.
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For 300 € and more
(1) Thank you note from PARIS GiRLS ROCK + (1) mention on PARIS GiRLS ROCK blog (list donors) + (1) PGR #support.her BADGE + (1) "Extended Play CD" + (1) autograph of our president Toli NAMELESS + (1) download of the PARIS GiRLS ROCK song " Comment tu t'appelle" + (1) Messenger Mini Zero Bag made by Rickshaw and customized with a photo of PGR participants from St. Denis on stage. The group is called "The Three Girls" photo donation by Cyber CEB