We keep our administration costs low, assuring that funds are used to assist those in need.  We are an official 501c-3 with the US Federal Government and all your donations are tax-deductible.

Instruments 4 Africa is seeking funding to keep children in school and provide them with a quality academic education and training in the traditional arts of Mali. In 2012, we started a remedial tutoring program, and in December 2014 we completed construction of our remedial education center & dance hut in Sabalibougou, Bamako.

Donate securely through paypalClick on yellow donate button below.  If you don’t have a paypal account, no worries, you can securely use your credit card on the paypal link.  Click on yellow donate button then you will see credit card option on paypal page, click continue.  To specify which 14A project you’d like to donate to, just type a message to us  in the box that says “special instructions for the seller,” that shows up after you’ve signed in, and submitted your credit card information and donation amount. Thank you!

For further information or for donations, please contact:  Tama Walley:

Mali tel:  (223)

1 Comment

Leave a Comment

  1. Paul Chandler & Tama Walley, On my flight from Dallas I had the honor of meeting Tama Walley who told me of a organization for underprivileged youth and I mentioned Fertile Ground to her, which is also working with the less fortunate. Maybe there is a mutual interest that could be achieved between Fertile Ground and Instruments4africa.

  2. […] Bamako (Mali)-based non-profit Instruments4Africa is committed to cultural preservation, helping artistskeep their practice alive so they can continue to empower their communities. The organization is currently assisting families of displaced traditional artists from the North. Families receive food, medicine, school fees, until they can get back on their feet and provide for themselves. They also help artists find gigs and connect them to agencies offering additional assistance. Funds raised will enable the organization to significantly expand the number of families they serve. More information: […]

Leave a Reply