We are proud to announce the support of Go Caribbean Inc. for the Go Africa Harlem 2016 Street Festival to be held on 7/16/2016

We are Happy to Announce the support of Go Caribbean Inc. for the The upcoming Go Africa Harlem 2016  Street Festival to be Held on 7/16/2016.

please register at http://goafricaharlem.org/events/general-attendee-sign-up-for-go-africa-harlem-2016-street-festival-on-july-16th-2016/

Click here to sign-up  or email Info@GoAfricaHarlem.org or phone 646-502-9778 Ext. 8001

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Go Caribbean Inc. A cultural, professional and policy platform that is focused on African and Caribbean based initiatives for groups and global diaspora populations from or related to African and the Caribbean basin.

Go Caribbean Inc, a  U.S. based non-profit) endeavors to advance the awareness and soci-economic development of Africa and the Caribbean through local and international outreach initiatives via the following methods and vehicles.

  • Direct intervention for training, education, health, and wellness initiatives that are linked to employment in order to facilitate growth, development and progressive self-sustainment of the targeted populous.
  • Promotion of trade-centric events, forums, meetings, and fairs via public-private partnerships and governmental collaboration to drive trade via import/exports for countries in Africa and Caribbean.
  • Assimilation, processing and analysis of information that facilitates communication and information sharing for African and Caribbean communities in the context of progressive soci-economic development.
  • Promote and develop initiatives, and programs for training, education, health, and wellness initiatives that are linked to employment in order to facilitate growth, development and progressive self-sustainment of the targeted populous via public-private partnerships and governmental collaboration.
  • Development of information portals and blogs that facilitates progressive communication and dialogue in the sphere of soci-economic development in Africa.
  • Development of regional content that promotes progressive economic development in Africa and the Caribbean.
  • Fostering and development of governmental relationships and partnerships that lead toward long-term progressive soci-economic development in Africa and the Caribbean.

We welcome any input and suggestions that may aid in the accomplishment of the aforementioned objectives.

please register at http://goafricaharlem.org/events/general-attendee-sign-up-for-go-africa-harlem-2016-street-festival-on-july-16th-2016/

Click here to sign-up  or email Info@GoAfricaHarlem.org or phone 646-502-9778 Ext. 8001

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Go Africa Harlem 2016 Street Festival is Proud to announce the support of NYS Assembly Speaker Heastie

July 16, 2016
Dear Friends:Go Africa Street Festival 2016 NYS assembly speaker Heastie
Please accept my sincere greetings as you gather to celebrate the Go Africa Network – Go Africa
Harlem Street Festival 2016.
The festival, in its second year, celebrates the City’s African diversity, as well as strengthening
and promoting African merchants across New York City. Showcasing local and regional
merchants, the festivities include vendors that will provide food, beverages, and dress from
various regions of Africa. The activities include dance, music, as well as exhibits of African art.
Everyone attending this festival will be able to take part in a day of fun filled entertainment.
This innovative festival also brings together businessmen and political leaders to exchange views
and news on promoting trade and investment opportunities. This is an opportunity for everyone
to engage and interact to better understand our evolving futures.
Congratulations to Go Africa Network, and best wishes for a successful festival.
Sincerely,
CARL E. HEASTIE
Speaker

For questions about the event, please call (646) 502-9778 ext. 8001 or visit https://www.goafricaharlem.org.

 

For Vendor Registration: http://goafricaharlem.org/events/vendormerchant-registration-for-the-go-africa-harlem-2016-street-fest/

Go Africa Street Festival 2016 NYS assembly speaker Heastie

Calling all African & Caribbean Restaurants & Chefs In NYC/NJ! open registration for the Go Africa Harlem Street Festival 2016 (7/16/2016)

Believe you or your Restaurant has something special? believe your recipes are second to none?

Well here is your opportunity to prove it.

Participate in the second Annual Go Africa Harlem Street Festival on July 16, 2016.

The second annual Go Africa Harlem Street Festival will be held ‪Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on 116th Street within the boundaries of Adam Clayton Powell and Frederick Douglass boulevards in Harlem.

Participation is free for any African or Caribbean Restaurant or Chef while space is available.

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There are several options for which Restaurants & Chefs  can participate which are:

  • Direct participation (selling food, with Tables, tent, Food containers, and napkins with (utensils) no charge
  • Direct participation (higher level) with above and with a charcoal grill (User  must pay for the grill rental which is 100.00) the grill will be (Charcoal Grill is  5′ W x 2′ in size) we will provide setup and removal of grill at no charge.
  • Sample participation (Vendor has table and passes out food samples and other item to drive awareness (No Charge).

For more details visit the following:

For Vendor Registration: http://goafricaharlem.org/events/vendormerchant-registration-for-the-go-africa-harlem-2016-street-fest/

For questions about the event, please call (646) 502-9778 ext. 8001 or visit https://www.goafricaharlem.org

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Press Release: The second annual Go Africa Harlem Street Festival will be held ‪Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on 116th Street btw 7th & 8th avenues in NYC

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

May 8, 2016  

 

Contact:

Madina Toure

Senior Public Relations Officer

Go Africa Network

mtoure@goafricanetwork.org

646-502-9778 Ext 844

Street festival aims to support black-owned businesses in Harlem and New York City in general

 

New York, NY — The second annual Go Africa Harlem Street Festival will be held ‪Saturday, July 16 from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on 116th Street within the boundaries of Adam Clayton Powell and Frederick Douglass boulevards in Harlem.

Manhattan Borough President Brewer’s Immigrant Task Force is a proud support of the event.

The festival will include live music and dance, African food and beverages, African-American food and beverages, clothing and apparel, health and wellness services, financial services such as banking and insurance, city agency services in areas such as immigration, housing and social services, taste tests and giveaways.

 

Manhattan Borough President Gale Brewer, a sponsor and supporter of the festival, will serve as the grand marshal for the event.

Shaun King, senior justice writer for the New York Daily News and a prominent civil rights activist known for his use of social media to shed light on social causes, will serve as master of ceremonies.

 

Some of the restaurants that will be participating in New York African Restaurant Week (NYARW) 2016, will be in attendance. A Taste of Africa, a community-based organization dedicated to promoting the best of African cuisine and culture that organizes the annual NYARW, is among the supporters of the event.

 

Other sponsors and supporters include the Consulate General of Senegal in New York; Association Nationale des Senegalais d’Amérique; Manhattan Community Board 10 and the Honorable Professor Michael John Downie, chairman of the CB10’s Arts and Culture Committee; the Delegate General of Côte d’Ivoire; the Permanent Mission of Guinea to the United Nations; New York State Assemblyman Keith Wright; Bronx Borough President Ruben Diaz, Jr. and his African Advisory Council; Souleimane Konaté, imam of the Masjid Aqsa Mosque in Harlem; New York City Civil Court Judge W. Franc Perry; New York State Senator Adriano Espaillat;

Manhattan Borough President Brewer’s Immigrant Task Force; and Halstead Property.

 

For questions about the event, please call (646) 502-9778 ext. 8001 or visit https://www.goafricaharlem.org.

 

About Go Africa Network:

 

Go Africa Network is a U.S.-based nonprofit that seeks to advance the awareness and socioeconomic development of Africa and the United States through local and international outreach initiatives.

 

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NY African Restaurant Week (NYARW) supports the upcoming Go Africa Harlem Street Festival on 7/16/2016

A Taste of Africa USA (ATOAU), organizer of the NY African Restaurant Week (NYARW), is proud to support Go Africa Network’s Go Africa Harlem Street Festival that will be taking place on Saturday, July 16, 2016.  See www.GoAfricaHarlem.org

General Attendees: please register at http://goafricaharlem.org/events/general-attendee-sign-up-for-go-africa-harlem-2016-street-festival-on-july-16th-2016/

Some of the restaurants who will be participating in NYARW 2016 will be featured at the festival.  Interested Merchants can register via the link below:

http://goafricaharlem.org/events/vendormerchant-registration-for-the-go-africa-harlem-2016-street-fest/

Restaurant Week flier

 

A Taste of Africa USA is a community-based organization that is dedicated to promoting the best of African cuisine and culture. We are also committed to supporting entrepreneurs and small businesses in our community. We are thus looking forward to supporting the Go Africa Harlem Street Festival as it provides us with another opportunity to fulfill our mission.

The NY African Restaurant Week is an annual cultural event inviting people from all over to celebrate the best of African cuisine, wine, chefs, artisans and restaurants across the city. During this week, foodies, travelers, people from all backgrounds and more are treated to some of the best African dishes served in New York City.

Restaurant Week flier

 

At the NYARW, some of the premier African restaurants will be offering a discounted prix fixe menu, highlighting the best of African cuisine from more than 40 African restaurants and some Caribbean restaurants. The African Restaurant Week provides the wide-ranging dining options and brings individuals from our various communities, surrounding areas and tourists to walk the streets of New York City and enjoy a dinner at a special discounted price.

To learn more about the program, sign up or see how you can participate, please visit NYARW.com. NYARW 2016 will take place from October 6-16, 2016.

 

Restaurant Week flier