On Saturday July 18, 2020 the world suffered two great losses with the deaths Rev. C.T. Vivian and Congressman John Lewis. These men were two Giants in the fight for Civil Rights and Racial Justice. They were and are ICONS and beloved civil rights veterans who marched alongside the Rev. Martin Luther King Jr. Both Rev. C.T. Vivian and Congressman John Lewis were recipients of the Presidential Medal of Freedom (which President Barack Obama awarded them). Local to the Atlanta area, both men were men of integrity, dedication, and wisdom. They will be missed. And their work and fight shall live on and continue. Rest in Peace.
About Women Watch Afrika:
Women Watch Afrika is a grassroots, nonprofit, international, national, and local social justice organization focused on the elimination of all forms of discrimination against women and girls, the promotion of social and economic development and health equity of women, and the acculturation of immigrants and refugees arriving to the United States from 23 African nations.
In line with its goal, Women Watch Afrika provides Social Services, Legal Services, Advocacy, Health Education, Legal Education, End Domestic Violence classes, Stop FGM/C workshops, Know Your Rights workshops, Citizenship Preparation, Civic Engagement; and Advocates against unjust, discriminatory laws that affect the community.
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As an expert in this field, Women Watch Afrika provides trainings as a consultant on numerous issues. For more information on training, guidance, consulting services, and/or information on working with immigrant communities contact Glory Kilanko, Founder and Executive Director, Women Watch Afrika, Inc. at 404-759-6419 or firstname.lastname@example.org
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