Laini Kuumba Ngoma Troupe

Rating: 4.96 stars   23 reviews

Issues: Arts & Culture

Location: P.O. Box 77574 Houston TX 77266 USA

Mission: Our Mission is to ensure at-risk youth and there families have access to cultural arts programs.
Target demographics: keep the arts and culture alive
Direct beneficiaries per year: over 15,000 youth and adults, with free dance, music and cultural projects as well as with the creation of several community gardens.
Geographic areas served: Houston, TX & New Orleans, LA
Programs: arts & educational programs, workshops, live cultural arts performances, folk art projects, community gardening and cultural exchange programs.
2013 Top-Rated Nonprofit
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Rating: 5 stars  

6 people found this review helpful

Laini Kuumba Ngoma Troupe has played an active role in the positive development of many communities in Louisiana & Texas. The programming and community out reach has benefited people from new born to our seniors. For years this organization provides after school programs for public school students as well as teach home school from pre-k to 6th grades.

Additionally, Laini Kuumba Ngoma Troupe provides meal for the homeless and underserved communities of the greater New Orleans area.

Laini Kuumba Ngoma Troupe is a beacon of light on this sometimes dark world.

Arlean J. Edwards, CEO/President
The Talking It Up Show, Inc

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

The only change I would make would be to provide additionaly funding for further outreach.

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

6 people found this review helpful

This organization is serious about providing arts and culture to communities where other are afraid to go. LKNT to serious about educating the masses...

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

provide them with a new home of their own..

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

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Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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Rating: 5 stars  

6 people found this review helpful

LKNT has been doing amazing work for over 35 years and will continue on, passing it down to the next generation

If I had to make changes to this organization, I would...

No changes necessary

Will you volunteer or donate to this organization beyond what is required of board members?

Definitely

How much of an impact do you think this organization has?

Life-changing

Will you tell others about this organization?

Definitely

When was your last experience with this nonprofit?

2013

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