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Bajan children win at a tounament in Trinidad

Road Tennis : A Bajan Tradition

On November 30, 2016, Barbados celebrated 50 years of independence. Following the establishment of the first English settlement at Holetown in 1627, Barbados remained a British colony for more than 300 years. Its independence on November

Happy Holidays from CCACH!

CCACH hosted a Christmas party last weekend with the kids and parents from the CCACH Tutoring Program. There was music, crafts, gifts and music to get everyone in the mood. While not everyone celebrates Christmas,
Natural Hair Workshop for kids

Natural Hair Workshop

Hair. Hair is everywhere! There are musicals around it. An entire industry around the maintenance of it. Products to help it grow. Products to help remove it. And now there’s a movement in Edmonton around the

CCACH Rebrands

By Pamela Muñoz The Council for Canadians of African and Caribbean Heritage (CCACH) started in 1985 as the Council of Black Organizations. More than 10 years later they changed the name of the organization to

ShawTV Edmonton : AfroQuiz

By: Jen McDonald ShawTV video covering the AfroQuiz event which happened in February 2016.
Afroquiz PR banner 2016

AfroQuiz Invites Edmonton to ‘Stay Woke’ During Black History Month – Local event helps bring awareness of black Canadians for city students

Edmonton, Alberta (February 25, 2016) – ‘Stay Woke’ is derived from the phrase “stay awake” and an Internet slang term often used to demonstrate the need for awareness of a given issue. During the month

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