Upcoming NAA Concord Event – Sat. November 17th: “Connecting Concord’s Diverse Community: Celebrating Our Shared Humanity”

Please join is this Saturday, November 17th at a Concord community meeting on diversity in our great City:

“Connecting Concord’s Diverse Community: Celebrating Our Shared Humanity”

Saturday, November 17, 2012, 1:00 – 4:00pm

NHTI, Concord’s Community College, Grappone Hall ** click here for a campus map
31 College Dr, Concord, NH

“Connecting Concord’s Diverse Community: Celebrating Our Shared Humanity” is a free public meeting for New Americans and members of the receiving Concord community. Featuring a six-person panel of local refugees, immigrants, and student leaders, this event will highlight the refugee and immigrant experience here in Concord, and explore how the community can work together to make it better. Following panel presentations, attendees will break out into facilitated, small group discussions. All will reconvene at the end for an open community discussion. The meeting will be facilitated by Gerri King, Social Psychologist & Organizational Consultant.

Beverages and light snacks will be served. All members of the Concord community are welcome.

This event is organized by: the Concord Area Task Force Against Racism and Intolerance; New American Africans; Concord clergy; the Concord Police Department; the Attorney General’s Office; the U.S. Department of Justice; Concord educators; NH legislators, and many committed community members.

For more information email evelyn.aissa@gmail.com or call (603) 493-1114.

You can check out our event poster here: November 17th Concord Community Meeting Poster

 We look forward to seeing you there!

 

 

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2 thoughts on “Upcoming NAA Concord Event – Sat. November 17th: “Connecting Concord’s Diverse Community: Celebrating Our Shared Humanity”

  1. Will you be having another rally like the one above? I alaways go to the Conord Multicultural festival and aslo wonder if you would consider putting on a show with African music, dancing, story telling and maybe food at possibly NH Techincal school or Concord high or at St. Mary’s. I believe in your mission and will spread the word.

  2. Hi Lydia, Thank you very much for your interest and support! We hope to hold more events like this in the next few months. Right now, we are organizing and event with Concord teens for Martin Luther King Day on January 21st! If you are interested in volunteering now or in the future, you can contact us at: (603) 552-5240 or info.newamericanafricans@gmail.com. We keep a Facebook page too, which you can also follow for updates: https://www.facebook.com/pages/New-American-Africans/182155051834976. Thank you so much again for your interest and support. It is wonderful to hear from you!

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