This Luncheon is a celebration of the rich and diverse culture of people of African and Afro-Caribbean descent and their friends.All are welcome to experience this event which will highlight events and people in the history of African diaspora. Dynamic speakers, some powerful praise and worship and a fun fellowship. As well as, featured music from Africa the continent, the Caribbeans, to modern jazzy, hiphop, rnb, and gospel influences. Delight your tastebuds with some of the more commonly known dishes, like coconut rice, Koki beans, fried plantains, beignets, fried chicken, and a variety of salads, Caribbean and Soul food.
Everyone is encouraged to wear culturally influenced attire. If you don't have anything Afro-centric wear something that reflects your culture.
*Arrive on time
Reverend Dr. Calvin O. Butts III of the Abyssinian Baptist Church NYC
Congressman Adriano Espaillat of the 13th Congressional District of New York.
Dr. Gloria Essoka
More information and confirmed speakers can be found on the website
The Riverside Church
490 Riverside Drive