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ISSAMBA CENTRE - African Arts & Cultural Centre /A Hub for People of African Descent

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Check out our new website: www.issambacentre.ca Notre Centre Culturel et Social✊­čĆ┐Issamba Centre is a hub for People of African origin and of African descent, and a gateway for engagement with Africa and the Caribbean. We are the only African Descent Centre in BC, and are proud to be the first on Vancouver Island.
The ISSAMBA CENTRE is a new project run by The African Arts & Cultural CC Society founded by Pulch├ęrie Mboussi.
AACCC is a small non for profit Community Contributor organization with a clear mandate to advance awareness and understanding of the richness and diversity of African and Caribbean cultures and traditions.
Our Mission is to provide culturally appropriate services that enriches the lives of the African, Caribbean and all the people of African Descent (ACPAD) communities in the CRD region, Vancouver Island, Greater Vancouver area and Canada at large.
We need your support to achieve our mandate. This be done by volunteering or just by donation as every donation goes …

ISSAMBA BITES - Lasso Sanou

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A One Man OrchestraJoin us and be part of a few privileged people to travel to West Africa in Victoria, BC. On Saturday July 18th, Lasso will transport us to a land of ancient history and rich music.
Live from the comfort of the Victoria Event Center to your home, you will witness the magic of a great artist and allow your thoughts to escape to far distances.
Reserve your time for this exclusive and limited cultural experience. #issambaforever

Thank you for your DONATIONS
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Statement on Black Lives Matter and the International Decade for People ...

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Petition calling on the BC government to immediately recognize this historic moment for people of African Descent

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People we all care­čĺ×please show your solidarity by signing and sharing this petition calling on the BC government to immediately recognize this historic moment for people of African Descent: http://chng.it/Z9bKZVxJ



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AFRO CUBA LIBRE: A Mini-Documentary on Race in Cuba

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Bonjour la famille, please show your solidarity by signing and sharing this petition calling on the BC government to immediately recognize this historic moment for people of African Descent: http://chng.it/Z9bKZVx

Anti-racism in Action (UN Decade): A Virtual Town Hall Meeting

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Please show your solidarity by signing this petition calling on the BC government to immediately recognize this historic moment for people of African Descent: http://chng.it/Z9bKZVxJ

Join us for a virtual town hall meeting featuring community leaders and activists as we push for the BC Government to recognize the International Decade for People of African Descent (2015-2024).

This online event will be held live, Monday, June 22 at 7pm PST on Zoom.

This event is hosted by the African Arts & Cultural Society. There will be an opportunity to ask questions during the town hall, but you’re welcome to email questions in advance to vaccsociety@gmail.com.

Join the meeting on Zoom at: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83969078062

Meeting ID: 839 6907 8062
Dial in: +1 778 907 2071

On watch on Facebook Live at: https://www.facebook.com/aacccsociety/

We acknowledge that this event is hosted from the traditional territory of the Lekwungen people, currently and specifically the Esquimalt and Songhees Nations.

Anti-Racism Virtual Townhall

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