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

NBCC is having its Annual General Meeting (AGM) on Sunday May 4, 2014 starting @ 3.00 p.m

The following positions are up for renewal for the Executive of NBCC.

Vice President currently Joy Thomas

Assistant Secretary currently Carl Wilson

Treasurer currently Constance Thomas

Assistant – Program/Activites Coordinator – Desmond Francis (JJ)

National Black Coalition of Canada – Edmonton chapter

Black History Month 2014 Sponsors

Edmonton HeritageCTVWEM
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Investment Funds advisor
Investia Financial Services Inc.
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Government of Canada

The Government of Canada provided funding to support this event

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[Addis Standard]A group of United Nations human rights experts* today urged the Government of Ethiopia to stop misusing anti-terrorism legislation to curb freedoms of expression and association in the country, amid reports that people continue to be detained arbitrarily. [...]
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