Igniting a lifetime of empathy through music. 


Go global. Make it local.  

Our Projects.

We believe that each person, regardless of gender, is powerful and should have access to his, her, their dreams. Find out more about our Amani and Watoto Projects below!

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Amani Project Tanzania.  

Our first Amani Project was launched in partnership with Msichana Initiative and PPT Media House in Bagamoyo, Tanzania in 2017. Learn more about what's next for Tanzania. 

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Amani Project Colombia.

The Amani Project launched in 2017 in the Quindío Region of Colombia. Our partner, Fundación Escuela Nueva, is a global leader in reinventing education focused on student leadership. Learn more about our Colombia Amani Project.

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Watoto Project Global. 

We are partnering with Think Equal to bring the Amani Project to multiple Early Childhood Centers around the world.  Learn more about our partner and projects.  

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Connect, celebrate, and grow. 

Amani Project is building a platform for young people to share their creativity. Over the next few years, Amani will reach thousands of children. By connecting our programs, our network will eventually reach millions of people around the world. As the global playlist of Amani Project music grows, so does the empathy for common life-experiences. 

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Every emotion is important.

The Amani Project combines learning theory from the Yale Center for Emotional Intelligence with music therapy and music-making. Our aim is to take Amani around the world, amplifying the voices of young artists, entrepreneurs, and leaders. Here is how it works:


creativity. PERSISTENCE. innovation. 

Making music.

Amani Projects work with participants to make their own instruments using materials from their environment.