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Drakensberg boys choir dream

Drakensberg boys choir dream

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My name is Tayo Williams, am 10 years old. I live in Durban with mother who is currently unemployed. My father passed away in 2014. I was auditioned by Drakensberg boys choir and I was accepted. Drakensberg boys choir came to my school and they loved my voice. I love music a lot. 

The Admission process at the Drakensberg Boys School is twofold. Firstly, a voice audition must be passed. Next, the latest academic school report must be assessed by the Head of Academics. An above-average academic record is required in order to keep up with the demands of the choir school. 

The Drakensberg boys school only has 105 boys from Grade 4-9. Over 1500 boys auditioned from all over South Africa, Tayo is one of only a few boys to be offered a place for 2020.

It is the responsibility of parents to make the necessary financial arrangements for a boy to be enrolled as a full-time border. The projected fees for 2020 amount to R180,000 per annum.

I believe the school will offer him a sponsorship in 2021 since Tayo is very serious about music and he is an intelligent young boy.

The funds raised will be used as follows: 

  • Tuition fees - R67 810
  • Boarding fees - R75 135
  • General Purpose Levy - R2 495
  • IT and Materials Levy - R 3,095
  • Uniforms - R 5000

I would appreciate any contribution that you could make. It is once in a lifetime opportunity for my son to be placed at the international award-winning Drakensberg Boys Choir School. We appreciate your support and generosity.

 

*Funds raised will be paid directly to the school*

Donations

  • Jan 21, 2020 - R 2 010.00
  • "Follow your dream????" - Karin de Villiers

  • Jan 20, 2020 - USD $ 7.28
  • "All the best! Make the most of the fantastic opportunity! " - Leslie

  • Dec 17, 2019 - R 200.00
  • "

    Good luck boy

    " - Ubangizwe construction

  • Dec 15, 2019 - R 500.00
  • "Do your best boy & make your mom proud......" - Vela

  • Dec 10, 2019 - R 102.82
  • " Well done tayo you are very talented !" - Maddie G

  • Dec 08, 2019 - R 200.00
  • "All the best, from Motheo" - Motheo

  • Nov 08, 2019 - R 300.00
  • "

    Good luck boy

    " - Ubangizwe construction

  • Nov 04, 2019 - R 203.00
  • "Wow Okemi thank you for making our family proud" - Mamncane Mbali

  • Oct 27, 2019 - R 2 030.00
  • "Go for it boy. Your dream shall be realised soon with our support." - Uncle Sam

  • Oct 24, 2019 - USD $ 50.00
  • "Congrats and wishing you the best" - Ola Solanke

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Donations to date

R 6 326.06

Fundraising target

R 180 000.00
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Tayo Williams Drakensberg Choir Cause

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Tayo Williams is a 10-year-old from Durban. He has applied and has been accepted to attend the Drakensberg Boys' Choir School for Grade 5 in 2020. His mother is currently unemployed, and his father has passed away. They are unable to cover the costs associated with attending this award-winning school.