Univeristy Fees for Drama Therapy Dreams

  • US$20.00
    raised of $10,000.00 goal
0% Funded
2 Donors

No more donations are being accepted at this time. Please contact the campaign owner if you would like to discuss further funding opportunities

Show more
Show less

My name is Nobantu and I am from Soweto, a township in South Africa. I am studying in a fairly new field of Drama Therapy in South Africa through the University of Witwatersrand.

My passion lies in connecting with people, sharing stories, education for self-development and seeing healing taking place. I am naturally a writer of poetry, plays and short stories and have found a way to integrate my passion of the art with a practice that would be impactful to my community in the township, especially the queer community which is my primary target group. I have been active in social enterprises that foster black queer communities by creating safe social spaces. My research focus is on sexual traumas experienced by the community particularly as a queer womxn myself. The traditional talk therapy tends to marginalise queer womxn because of the language and social bias, which is what has led me to seek alternative solutions or approaches through Drama Therapy that are more inclusive and effective for victims of "corrective rape" and other violent sexual traumas. As a Drama Therapist, I hope to utilise my skills to open dialogue on these difficult subject matters and contribute towards healing my community.

And to make this work possible, I need your help! Your contribution is going to help me cover the tuition, books, food and residence stay on campus. The fees need to be paid fully as soon as possible because interest accrues every month.

Thank you very much for taking time to read my story and for your generosity. I value your contribution as it goes beyond the amount, rather you have given me a currency that is invaluable, a seed that will grow, flourish and produce more seeds for others, for generations to come.

Organizer

Donors

  • Anonymous
  • Donated on May 03, 2020
  • :)

$10.00
  • Eliot Moleba
  • Donated on Apr 29, 2020
  • Dear Nobantu, I have always been impressed not only by your talents as a storyteller but also your willingness to engage with difficult yet relevant social issues. I hope you will get the support you need to realise this dream! Good luck! 😉

$10.00

No updates for this campaign just yet

Donors & Comments

2 donors
  • Anonymous
  • Donated on May 03, 2020
  • :)

$10.00
  • Eliot Moleba
  • Donated on Apr 29, 2020
  • Dear Nobantu, I have always been impressed not only by your talents as a storyteller but also your willingness to engage with difficult yet relevant social issues. I hope you will get the support you need to realise this dream! Good luck! 😉

$10.00

Followers

0 followers
No Followers Just Yet...
US$20.00
raised of $10,000.00 goal
0% Funded
2 Donors

No more donations are being accepted at this time. Please contact the campaign owner if you would like to discuss further funding opportunities