Karim Koumbassa (Founder)


Karim Koumbassa

Karim has been a part of Guinea Kids Education Fund from its inception in 2007 and he helped to found the organization. His roles with GKEF include Guinea Communications and Liason, Cultural Consultant and Advisor, and Executive Director of Program Management in Guinea. His commitment and dedication to GKEF goes beyond all calls of duty. These children are his family, neighbors and community in Guinea.
Drummer, dancer,  choreographer,  director and instrument maker from Guinea,  West Africa,  Karim has worked extensively with some of the best and most renowned artists from his country such as Mamady Keita and Youssouf Koumbassa. His immense love and appreciation for African culture drives Karim to be an amazing teacher and performer.

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