2/19/2006

2nd ANNUAL GARIFUNA COMMUNITY FORUM

2nd ANNUAL GARIFUNA COMMUNITY FORUM
LOS ANGELES 2006
COMMEMORATIVE PROGRAM

Los Angeles Southwest College
1600 West Imperial Hwy. Los Angeles, CA 90047 323-241-5225
Saturday, March 11, 2006
10:00 am to 5:00 pm
Admission is free
General info (323)898-6841


Keynote Speakers:
Dr. William (Bill) Little, Chair Africana Studies
California State University, Dominguez Hills
José Francisco Avila is founder and president
of the New Horizon Investment Club of New York City
Dr. Munashe Furusa, Professor Africana Studies
California State University, Dominguez Hills

Jerry Castro, Bronx, NY District Office - State Assembly Community Liaison

Ruben Reyes, Garifuna Author, Writer, Linguist, Community Leader & Entrepreneur “Wafadaha Uwara” “Building Together” and his brother Jaime Reyes, Entrepreneur

Jorge Garifuna, Garinet Global, Inc., CEO

Tomas Zuñiga, Garinagu Empowerment Movement, President & NACART Board Member

Live Performances by: Punta Cartel Band; Wanaragua Cultural Dance Group of Los Angeles; Chosen Ones Band; Garifuna Culture Group Introduced by Mrs. Martha Martinez

Event Sponsered by
GARIFUNA AMERICAN HERITAGE FOUNDATION UNITED, INC.
www.garifunaheritagefoundation.org