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

Annual General Meeting for 2015 – Sunday JUNE 14 @ 3PM
At: Garvey Cultural Centre-Edmonton

Positions up for election:

  • President

    Lead the executive team

  • Secretary

    Support the executive, take and distribute correspondence

  • Youth Representative

    Work to bring more youth into the NBCC membership. Help develop youth oriented programs.

  • Programs/Assistant Coordinator

    Work to develop programs and events, work with executive to plan Black History Month activities.

BLACK HISTORY MONTH 2015 INFORMATION AND EVENTS

Banquet Awards of Excellence

Black History Month 2015 Edmonton Closing Event –  Banquet of Awards for Excellence Saturday March 14th at Chateau Louis

Black History Month 2015 Edmonton Opening Ceremonies at West Edmonton Mall

Black History Month 2015 Edmonton Opening Ceremonies Saturday Jan 31st at West Edmonton Mall

Black History Month 2015 Church Service at St. Faith’s Anglican Church

Black History Month 2015 Church Service at  St. Faith’s Anglican Church
February 1, 2015 at 3:00 pm

Anglican Diocese of Edmonton
St. Faith’s Anglican Church
11725-93 Street NW
Edmonton AB T5G 1E2

For further information please call
Rev. Dr. Adenike Yesufu : 780-476-6589
Joy Thomas : 780-298-7074

Black History Month 2015 Edmonton Gospel Concert at the Jubilee Auditorium

Black History Month Gospel Concert:
Saturday, February 7th, 2015 – 7:00 pm

Northern Alberta Jubilee Auditorium

Tickets – $25 (Ticketmaster, Joy: 780.298.7074, Ken: 780.915.1837)

Featuring: Essence of Praise, All Nations, Fresh Manna Choirs

RCCG (Rhema Voices), Danny Moore, Deadra Chester,
Audrey French, Inspired, Unspoken Voices
Special Guest: Terrell Edwards

National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter


Black History Month 2015 Sponsors

Edmonton HeritageCTVWEM
Shine FM

John Yeboah B.Sc., B.Comm

Investment Funds advisor
Investia Financial Services Inc.
Life Insurance Broker
Office: 780-465-2033
Cell: 780-802-3757
Email: jyeboah@interbaun.com

Government of Canada

The Government of Canada provided funding to support this event

News Feed

MALAYSIA-AIRLINES/CRASH
A wing flap that washed up on the beach of an Indian Ocean island has been verified by French authorities and others, including Boeing, as being from a Boeing 777, Malaysia Airlines said on Sunday. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source CBC News
Mohamed Fahmy 20150402
An Egyptian court has again postponed announcing a verdict in the retrial of three Al-Jazeera English journalists, extending the long-running trial criticized worldwide by press freedom advocates and human rights activists. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source CBC News
CANADA-ELECTION/
Conservative Leader Stephen Harper met Gov. Gen. David Johnston this morning to request the dissolution of Parliament, kicking off what will be the longest federal election campaign in recent history. Watch CBC News for live coverage. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source CBC News
Federal leaders composite 2015
If a week is a long time in politics, just imagine how much has happened since Canada's last federal election over four years ago. The turf, the rules and some of the players have changed. So has the electorate they're targeting. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source CBC News
Man buying meat at a grocery store
The price of steaks, roasts and other cuts of beef are expected to increase further because of drought conditions in Alberta, although it may take about a year before consumers feel the full bite on store shelves. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source CBC News

It's false that the boundary of the 1899 award was accepted by Venezuela, the Venezuelan governments always considered the decission null and void from the first day they knew it. In 1962 Venezuela just "formally" brought the issue to the United Nations, but that doesn't mean Venezuela recognized the border [...]
Sat, Aug 01, 2015
Source Caribbean News
I'm so sorry that he had to do what he did..may his soul R.I.P ... [...]
Sat, Aug 01, 2015
Source Caribbean News
So you mean to tell me that all those things weren't factors before? The Act is being amended to now cater for those things? C'mon SKN!!!! [...]
Fri, Jul 31, 2015
Source Caribbean News
The money he get for providing that vehicle he will now have to use to hire a good lawyer! [...]
Fri, Jul 31, 2015
Source Caribbean News
What the police superintendent should say and commit to do is to have a counselor attached to each area/Precint/station to whom the cop can go to off the record. Additionally, they need to look into the level of stress that the officers experience at work and home too. [...]
Thu, Jul 30, 2015
Source Caribbean News

[The Conversation Africa] There is more to former Chadian President Hissène Habré's disruption of the opening of his trial in Dakar than meets the eye. He faces various charges including the politically motivated murders of at least 40,000 people. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source African News
[The Star] The recent trip by US president Barack Obama to Kenya and Ethiopia is expected to have cost American taxpayers up to Sh8 billion, according to security experts and the National Taxpayers Union Foundation. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source African News
[The Star] US President Barack Obama did not address Parliament during his visit because of corruption and impunity and the House has gone rogue, Cord co-principal Kalonzo Musyoka has said. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source African News
[The Conversation Africa] There is a bizarre paradox at work in South Africa: children are either going hungry or are eating too much of the wrong foods. This means that over and under nutrition co-exist. Both phenomena are extremely harmful for children's physical and mental development and long term health. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source African News
[Aswat Masriya] Cairo -The National Defence Council of Egypt approved on Saturday the extension of the participation of Egyptian military personnel in a combat mission abroad in defence of Egyptian and Arabic national security. [...]
Sun, Aug 02, 2015
Source African News