Beats Give Back NextAid

The upcoming holiday season provides the perfect opportunity to give back! We all know it has been a tough year, but there are those of us who have been less fortunate. As we just witnessed another World AIDS Day (23rd annual!) on December 1st, let us remember our commitment to improve the lives of women, children, and youth throughout Africa. Continue reading below to find out how you can get involved in NextAid’s Holiday Campaigns.

Marissa Guzman release Joy Road, first self-produced album. Remix Contest and Fundraiser launched December 4th – make great music for a great cause!

Marissa Guzman released her debut album, Joy Road, on November 11. A long time supporter of NextAid, 50% of the proceeds from this album will benefit our projects! Marissa will be traveling to South Africa in a couple weeks to perform with Black Coffee. More info and tickets here.

The Joy Road, “Outta My Head” Remix contest starts at midnight today! 100% of the proceeds from this contest go to NextAid.

Holiday Beats Give Back Campaign has kicked off with a couple of our leading artists – Ultra Naté and DJ Colette. NextAid challenged a few of our supporting artists to galvanize their fans to help them raise $2,012 by 201. They need yours and our support as well!  All donations will go towards finishing construction of the Kawangware Vision Centre, a community center that provides employment and security to at-risk youth in a Nairobi slum.

Also, Retro Hi-Fi has come to the table motivated by World AIDS Day and is utilizing the Crowdrise platform to raise money and awareness all month long. Support Rani G and friends

Buy your club tickets through Wantickets!

We are thrilled with the generosity of the world’s leading electronic music industry ticketing website!

If you are a party goer, you can add a donation to your ticket upon checking out. If you’re a party maker, you can get a great deal (50% off) on your advertising costs AND Wantickets will donate that cost to NextAid (holiday season only) It’s a win-win-win!


Jose Marquez has just released two new tracks, featuring a great mix of afro-latin soul and percussion dance floor rhythms. 50% of the proceeds from these new releases will benefit NextAid! Traxsource

Girl on Top celebrates women leaders and change makers, a cause we can definitely relate to! They are donating 10% of their online sales to NextAid now through the end of January. Shop GOT & DJ Rap’s Proper Collection here:

Shop with a purpose this holiday season through, an online “mall” of over 2000+ merchants, where a percentage of every single purchase goes to a variety of non-profits, including NextAid! Visit the NextAid mall and download the widget so that all of your purchases, through participating merchant sites, give back, and you never have to think about it again!


****All these campaigns can be found on Facebook along with several other great ideas for integrating your holiday giving with giving back!

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