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Bidna Capoeira

Play. Express. Be Free

  • Stage Full Product Ready
  • Industry Other
  • Location GBK Restaurants Ltd, Lindsey Street, London, England, United Kingdom
  • Currency USD
  • Founded January 2010
  • Employees 2
  • Website bidnacapoeira.org

Company Summary

Bidna Capoeira provides psychosocial relief to children and youth in vulnerable situations and similarly challenging environments using the sport, music and play of capoeira. Bidna Capoeira is storytelling, movement and exercise, song and instruments, social talks, community spirit and respect.

Team

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    Tarek Alsaleh
    Chairman

    Entrepreneur, capoeira teacher and founder of two capoeira NGOs. Experienced in working with government bodies at the most senior levels, in-depth knowledge of international organisations and working with underserved communities, especially with children, youth and refugees.

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    Ummul Choudhury
    Trustee & Director

    Honors and Awards:
    Beyond Sport Award for Best New Project shortlisted 2011
    Echoing Green Fellowship Award shortlisted 2012
    Asian Woman of Achievement for Social and Humanitarian work shortlisted 2012
    Ogunte Social Leadership Award shortlisted 2012

Advisors

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    Melissa Manzo
    Lawyer
    Unconfirmed
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    Jenny Elliott
    Accountant
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Previous Investors

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    UNICEF
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    IRC
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    HOPING
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