Saving “WE” MAAFA COMMEMORATION

We will gather to remember and honor our enslaved ancestors through prayers, oaths, pledges, song, dance, spoken word, guest speaker, gifts to our ancestors and closing with a healing and cleansing ceremony for participants

Black Women’s Lives Between the Dash: 1619-2019

35th Annual Conference starts on September 20th at 9am and ends on September 22nd at 1pm. More than 30 leading scholars, community activists, lawyers, ministers, psychologists, educators and African spiritualists will address the conference...

1619 Making of America Summit

The summit will include 3 days of panels, discussions, a theater production of “Gem of the Ocean,” and a tour of relevant sites about the first arrival of West Central Africans to the Virginia...

The R400 Summit™

R400 Summit™ Dates: Friday, September 27, 2019 through Sunday, September 29, 2019 • Commemorating 400 years of transcending the Transatlantic Slave Trade, the R400 Movement – a consortium of individuals, faith based organizations, corporations,...

Great Lakes African American Writers Conference

The Great Lakes African American Writers Conference is our annual day-long conference at the beautiful East Cleveland Library where Cleveland-area and other literary creatives from throughout the Great Lakes gather to learn from and...