When I started the public speaking class, I intended to use it to connect with people, to network with people. But to my amazement, what I actually got was a family.
"Our Leadership Africa class is a community in and of itself. We all come from different places and different communities, and when we enter class, we are a community of our own."
If you ask a student like me how it feels like being placed on lockdown for a year and basically being forced to be independent and responsible for your own education whilst navigating the passageways of both young adulthood and high school I would tell you honestly it was hard, it was challenging, it was something different.
"I wouldn’t say things are back to normal, in fact I don’t think we know what normal is anymore."
The African Leadership Group’s 2022 Afrik Impact Celebration kicked off July 29 with an exuberant Youth Empowerment celebration at the Denver Botanic Gardens, with the theme of “Growing up African in America.”
The African Leadership Group’s Breaking Barriers initiative and the Colorado Black Arts Festival will hold a joint Circle of Healing Event this Friday in City Park.
The African Leadership Group is seeking 28 volunteers to dedicate three hours of their time on an upcoming Saturday morning to help out at the Denver Botanic Gardens, one of our key community partners.
Denver International Airport is studying possible air routes between DEN and cities in Africa. Please fill out a survey linked in this article about what cities you would like to see served.
The African Leadership Group’s first-ever, six-week entrepreneurship workshop is well underway, to rave reviews, and we are already seeking people to take part in the second cohort later this spring.