Welcome to the National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter

Supporting all blacks in the Edmonton community, NBCC is the proud organizer of the annual Black History Month celebrations

Save the dates for BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2018 events!

Upcoming Events

  1. Black History Month Gospel Concert 2018 – Edmonton

    February 24 @ 7:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  2. Black History Month 2018 Opening Ceremonies

    January 27
  3. [NBCC] 2018 Black History Month Church Service

    January 28 @ 3:00 pm - 6:00 pm
  4. Celebrating Black History Month 2018 by New Democrat Government Caucus

    February 2 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
  5. Film: Unarmed Verses – (86 min)

    February 2 @ 7:00 pm - 10:00 pm
  6. Trincan Youth Development Program: Public Speaking Lessons

    February 3 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
  7. Film: NFB Celebrates BHM with 21 Films

    February 4 @ 12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  8. Film: Charles Bradley: Soul of America – (75 min)

    February 6 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  9. Film: Whose Streets? (2017) – (90 min)

    February 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  10. One Night in Harlem – 5 Artists 1 Love

    February 10 @ 7:00 pm - 11:30 pm

2017 Mary Burlie Award Winner – Meheret Worku

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2017 Rosalind Smith Professional Award Winner – Beatrice Ghettuba – K2Z Accounting

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2017 Rosalind Smith Professional Award Winner – Leta Montague

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2017 Rosalind Smith Business Award Winner – Donna Chen – Tim Hortons

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2017 Rosalind Smith Business Award Winner – Dorian Andrews – AAA Striping

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2017 Rosalind Smith Business Award Winner – Andrea Bailey-Brown – Jiffy Lube

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2017 NBCC Youth Award Winner – Megah Tornwe

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2017 NBCC Youth Award Winner – Dunia Nur

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2017 Fil Fraser Award Winner – Diversity Magazine

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2017 Clarence “Big” Miller Award Winner – Mboya Nicholson

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Amber Valley Documentary

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