The I4A girls are receiving hatha yoga and meditation training. “Greatness is not what you have, it is what you give.” I don’t think this means gifts, or money or even time. I think it means presence…your full attention to the person you are with or the activit
Cultural Preservation, Education, & Reconciliation in Mali. Instruments4africa (I4A) is a not-for-profit (501c-3) organization formed to reinforce traditional music and the arts in West Africa. We promote time-tested cultural activities that support traditional values of tolerance and peaceful conflict resolution. We work to empower underprivileged and at-risk youth through academic and cultural educational opportunities. We organize events and create spaces that bring people together with the common goal of mending the social fabric of todayâ€™s Mali through shared artistic expression, culture, and history, emphasizing Malianâ€™s similarities and their long-standing tradition of tolerance.