The Livingstone Performing Arts Foundation (LiPAF) mission is to create and perform traditional and original works of music, song and dance which reflect the history, culture, languages and ethnic background of Zambia. Operating as a not for profit organization, LiPAF will enrich the community by providing opportunities for employment, sponsorship of a variety of needy programs and services, and educational programs on topics related to the human condition. Objectives of the Project: 1. To operate a not-for-profit Foundation. 2. To promote the rich cultural diversity existing in Zambia and the Kavango-Zambezi region. 3. To promote the city of Livingstone, the country of Zambia, and the region of Kavango-Zambezi, as a tourist destination. 4. To provide employment for local residents. 5. To raise funds for the sponsorship of various community projects 6. To assist in the promotion and expansion of the service related industry (restaurants, merchants, etc.). 7. To cooperate with other community-based groups within the Livingstone district. 8. To improve and enhance the educational aspect of the city library. 9. To provide music programs in local schools.