Colorado's African Communities

WorldDenver hosts entrepreneurs from Zambia and Zimbabwe

From May 1st to June 1st, WorldDenver hosted 6 emerging entrepreneurs from Zambia and Zimbabwe. These… [more]

WorldDenver hosts entrepreneurs from Zambia and Zimbabwe WorldDenver hosts entrepreneurs from Zambia and Zimbabwe

Construction of Afrikmall property kicks off with groundbreaking party

Traveling on East Colfax Avenue through the Aurora Cultural Arts District you pass by an empty building… [more]

Construction of Afrikmall property kicks off with groundbreaking party Construction of Afrikmall property kicks off with groundbreaking party

President Kagame delivers keynote address at YPO summit in Denver

On Friday Rwandan President Paul Kagame delivered the keynote address at the Young Presidents’ Organization… [more]

President Kagame delivers keynote address at YPO summit in Denver President Kagame delivers keynote address at YPO summit in Denver

Denver’s Sudanese Community Celebrates US referendum results

For what was half religious service and half political rally, members of Denver's Sudanese community… [more]

Denver’s Sudanese Community Celebrates US referendum results Denver's Sudanese Community Celebrates US referendum results

African women help new arrivals navigate American womanhood

By Isabella Muturi Sauve When Valerie Kalala immigrated to the US she had no idea how being a woman… [more]

African women help new arrivals navigate American womanhood African women help new arrivals navigate American womanhood

Events»

Peace for South Sudan Dinner – July 26 (1)

Peace for South Sudan Fundraising Dinner & Silent Auction //$25 The Proceeds from this Event will be sent to CARE International – South Sudan to provide healthcare relief in Twic East County during the current crisis and to fund HealthKind’s ongoing health programs for South Sudan. Join us at the Posner Center for International Development [...]

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WorldDenver hosts entrepreneurs from Zambia and Zimbabwe (0)

From May 1st to June 1st, WorldDenver hosted 6 emerging entrepreneurs from Zambia and Zimbabwe. These young professionals were sponsored by the U.S. Department of State’s Business and Entrepreneurship Program with Zambia and Zimbabwe, and while in Denver they were placed in 3-week fellowships with organizations relevant to their professions. At a networking event at [...]

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Aurora, Colorado Forms Sister City Partnership With Adama, Ethiopia (0)

The city of Aurora has acquired its first sister city under a reinvigorated Aurora Sister Cities program. The Aurora City Council at their study session Monday approved Aurora Sister Cities International’s recommendation to enter into a sister city agreement with Adama, Ethiopia. It will be Adama’s first U.S. sister city agreement, providing a unique opportunity [...]

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Sudanese leader in Denver returns to Sudan to work on referendum negotiations (0)

It has been almost two years since we first interviewed Mangar Amerdid, the founder of the Leadership Institute of New Sudan (LIONS). And almost a year since we met the inaugural LIONS class. A lot has happened since then. In February Amerdid left Denver to return to Sudan to serve in a temporary position as [...]

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Get your car washed to support refugee youth soccer (0)

This Saturday the African Community Center’s Youth Soccer Program will be washing cars to raise funds for their upcoming indoor soccer season. See the flier below for all the details, and come support these young athletes. A fun benefit for the African Community Center’s Youth Soccer Program and their upcoming Indoor Soccer Season. •Your car [...]