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Boogie Mites Intergenerational Music

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Boogie Mites Intergenerational Music

Boogie Mites Intergenerational Music

Nicole Heard By Nicole Heard

Intergenerational Music

Hilsea Delivery stage

pledged of £1,720

Sorry this project was unsuccessful, we did not reach our fundraising goal.

Our mission is to produce high quality educational music sessions that promote learning, language and literacy skills for children under 5 whilst reducing social isolation. We aim to promote mental health and wellbeing whilst encouraging a sense of community across generations through our Intergenerational music.

What we'll deliver:

  • Reduce social isolation
  • Decrease loneliness
  • Develop literacy skills
  • Develop language skills
  • Increase activity and movement

Why it's a great idea:

Boogie Mites Intergenerational Music Portsmouth offer lively interactive music that can be enjoyed by the old and young. We have successfully been running sessions with Age UK Portsmouth and other care providers for over a year. The sessions offer Educational opportunities for under 5s Promote re use and recycle through songs, topics and the use of handmade instruments from recycled materials. Decrease social isolation and loneliness of the elderly and parents of young people, promoting cross generational friendships. Promotes positive mental health and wellness through the use of music and movement. Most of all they are enjoyable and great fun.

Steps to get it done:

  • 10 intergenerational sessions running

Location Hilsea

About the space

Portsmouth from PO1 -PO6


Portsmouth City Council

How will the money be spent?Total £1,720

Kit costs - £1,000 (58%)
Training of a teacher - £200 (12%)
Speaker - £100 (6%)
Retro toys - £100 (6%)
Session cost - £50 (3%)
Kit bags - £50 (3%)
Care home - £25 (1%)
Nursery - £25 (1%)
Individual family cost - £4 (0%)
Other - £166 (10%)

Costs Breakdown

This shows how money raised for the project will be spent. These costs have been confirmed by the project's Delivery Manager and verified.

Kit costs
Training of a teacher
Retro toys
Session cost
Kit bags
Care home
Individual family cost
Other Read More
  • Spacehive fees
  • Transaction Fees
  • VAT


This project is enabled for overfunding. If the project hits its funding goal before the end of the campaign period, any extra funds raised will be spent (in order of priority) on:

  • All additional money would create additional kits, train further teachers or pay for sessions for vulnerable families or organisations who lack funds.

Total £1,720

Our Volunteer List

We're currently looking for people to offer skills and time to develop our project! Check out the list of what we need below and then use the 'Volunteer' button to the right to get involved.

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