MARDIN, Turkey

A Turkish charity has managed to establish a music class in Kiziltepe district for village students.

Members of Play for Kids Association ran a donation campaign on social media and collected musical instruments including violins, melodicas, and an organ. They then set out and turned a classroom in a school in Senyurt Village in southeastern Mardin province that borders Syria, into a music class.

The head of the Association, Ibrahim Yalcin, told Anadolu Agency the group wanted to provide musical instruments and painting materials to village schools to make students engage in artistic activities.

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