|Drum Power is a youth leadership program
that provides young people with an opportunity to learn West African
Traditional, Afro-Cuban and Afro-Brazilian drumming and their cultural/historical
significance in order to build self-esteem and self-confidence through
discovering the rewards of discipline, teamwork, creativity, responsibility
and self-respect. These elements are the foundations out of which
come respect for others, leadership, and ultimately, positive contributions
to the world.