Our mission is to bring people together to celebrate, educate and share the diverse African cultures, while breaking barriers and connecting refugees and Immigrants from African countries to local resources, and opportunities.

Objectives

  1. Bring people together for a stronger, united community with shared interests.

  2. Showcase Africa and her people in a brighter positive light to educate and change the negative media narratives.

  3. Place African immigrants and Refugees on the map in West Michigan through promoting their culture, businesses, and talents.

  4. Provide a space that creates a sense of belonging where African communities can engage, celebrate their culture, find support and feel understood

  5. Address disparities in the African immigrant and refugee’ communities caused by cultural and language barriers and lack of access to essential resources

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agoa appreciation dinner2 2021
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agoa covid clinics group
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Communities Served

African community; African immigrants, refuges, adoptees, Asylum seekers


Others not within these demographics that can benefit from our service / programs

79%

21%

Event attendance

Event Attendance

Different African communities -4 0 %

African American -20 %

Caucasians -20 %
Asian American - 10 %

Hispanic -5 %
Other -5 %

Our sponsors