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Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival (KKJF) is an annual fund raising jazz extravaganza jointly organized by the Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu (RCKK) and the Society of Performing Arts Kota Kinabalu Sabah (SPArKS). Staged in the picturesque Nature Resort City of Kota Kinabalu, Sabah, the jazz festival brings together a musical melting pot of talents from around the world.
The festival is a fund-raising event. Money raised from ticket sales is used to fund deserving community projects run by the Rotary Club of Kota Kinabalu. Past projects funded by the Kota Kinabalu Jazz Festival include a clean village water project, literacy program, Avoidable Blindness Campaign, environment protection program, free medical services to rural communities, initiation of the community’s cottage industry development, to building of boarding homes for rural children.
Today, the KK jazz Festival is a signature event in Sabah’s annual calendar of events supported by Tourism Malaysia, and is also a key component of the Kota Kinabalu Arts Festival.
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