The festival aims to create a harmonious gathering where people from various communities can come together to immerse themselves in the rich and authentic culture and traditions of Africa, presented by Africans themselves. We firmly believe that this event will foster diversity, promote peaceful coexistence and facilitate meaningful…

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The mission of Washington West African Center is to connect West Africans in Washington with local resources, bridge the gap with us and the wider community and culturally socialize West African children in a value driven way. Our mission aims to establish a pedestal to enable West Africans…

As we celebrate Black History Month, it's our honor and privilege to shine a spotlight on a remarkable individual whose dedication to service, equity, and community empowerment embodies the very essence of this commemorative occasion. Allow us to introduce you to Rabi Yunusa, an extraordinary force for positive…

On Friday, February 23rd, from 5-7pm, WAWAC got a special invite from the Edmonds Food Bank to join them at Trinity Lutheran in Lynnwood for a dinner to honor volunteers.   The Edmonds Food Bank, our awesome partner, welcomed us warmly. They do amazing work, and we're proud to…

Celebrating diversity,  WAWAC lights up Mukilteo Elementary Multicultural events with West African Culture.  On Thursday, February 8th, 2024, the Washington West African Center (WAWAC), were invited to participate in the multicultural event organized by Mukilteo Elementary school’s PTA. We joined in to showcase diversity, alongside several other communities invited to…

IVORY COAST CROWNED CHAMPIONS OF THE 2023 TotalEnergies Africa Cup of Nations It is a great weekend for West Africa. The greatest uniting, fun, political, social and economic empowerment event of all times, the African cup of nations just wrapped up in Ivory Coast with 2 West African…