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Christmas cocktail created to raise funds for Music Fund projects

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Tuesday, 21 November 2023

Revolución de Cuba has chosen the Music Fund for Cuba as its 2023 Christmas charity. The Cuban bar and restaurant chain is donating 50p to the read more

First year students at the Alejandro García Caturla Elementary School of Music receive new violins Arriva la Educación! Aid arrives in Cuban schools

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Wednesday, 1 November 2023

More than £100,000 was raised in the year-long appeal, enough to fill two forty-foot containers full of aid. The funds were spent on materials and read more

The five medallions were created in memory of Kirsty by her friend and artist Phillip Hardaker Donation in memory of Kirsty MacColl

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Friday, 20 October 2023

The Music Fund for Cuba was established in memory of British singer and songwriter Kirsty MacColl, whose love of Cuba, its people, and music inspired read more

The Cuban ambassador with CSC staff and executive members with some of the aid in the CSC office before it was shipped in April Viva la Educación containers arrive in Cuba

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Friday, 30 June 2023

The two shipping containers packed full with material aid for Cuban schools arrived safely in the Port of Mariel, Havana, in June. The contents are read more

You did it! Thanks to your amazing efforts, Viva la Educacíon has passed its £100,000 g

by: Natasha Hickman | on: Sunday, 16 April 2023

Two 40 ft containers full of vital educational aid will be shipped to Cuba in April thanks to the fantastic efforts of the NEU, and read more