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  • Expires On: 2011-10-19
  • Centre Member No: 7432

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  • Last Updated: 14-03-13
  • Last Administered: 05-07-12

Makeda Trust

Providing educational opportunities to disenfranchised youth in the performing arts and related technical fields.


  1. Primary Contact Person(s)

    Primary Contact

    • Shawn Murphy
      M: 441-305-6754

    Secondary Contact

    • Glenn Doers
      M: 441-704-1900
  2. Classification(s) Based on the National Taxonomy of Exempt Entities (NTEE)

  3. Our Mission

    Our Mission is to provide opportunities for the disadvantaged children of Bermuda to discover and develop their talents and passions. We are dedicated to the development of teachers with the social skills required to effectively educate artistically and technically inclined students. We are here to assist families and children with special and exceptional educational needs.

  4. About Us

    The Makeda Trust was formed in 2005 as one part of a three pronged initiative to address students being failed by the school system and at the same time allowing opportunity for a rebirth of the entertainment industry in Bermuda. Johann Pestalozzi has been often quoted “If you want to change the future, teach the children.”... Read More

  5. Programme and Service Highlights

    Our first major project is the The Academy of Performing Arts and Technology (TAPAT), modeled in collaboration with the BRIT School in Croydon, England. Our objective is to showcase for the world the dramatic social impact that can be achieved when all children find purpose in their education.

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