Folk for Refugees


Folk for Refugees is helping organisations who deliver aid and support to people on both sides of the English Channel. It is non-political, aimed solely to allow the folk music & arts community to support fundraising through the sale and performance of music, storytelling and dance.


Folk for Refugees wants to unite the folk music and arts community around a common cause; helping desperate people.

This project was triggered by the realisation that a vast number of folk artists have written songs – even entire albums – about the experience of refugees.

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How to get involved

It’s very simple to help Folk for Refugees. As a starter, we’re suggesting that every festival and venue invites audience members to donate Just £1 on every ticket purchase. In a normal year, this alone could raise tens of thousands of pounds.

There are several simple ways you can help…

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