The 2018 Annual Congolese-American Leadership Award.

LAUNCHING THE 2018 ANNUAL CONGOLESE-AMERICAN LEADERSHIP AWARD.          The CONGOLESE-AMERICAN SCHOLARSHIP FUND “Nurturing Tomorrow’s Leaders Today”   Vision. To nurture the sense of achievement and leadership for the greater Good Goals. To recognize Congolese who have distinguished themselves in Various fields such as Education, Business, Philanthropy, Sport, Medicine, Engineering and Advocacy for…



RESOLUTION

On 30th September 2017, the Congolese American Foundation held a conference in Washington C entitled “Engaging American Christians to Stand for Peace and Democracy in Congo”. Many churches, organizations and individual Christians present at the conference, affirmed their determination to work for peace and Justice for Congo.   Alarmed by the high cost of violence…



ENGAGING AMERICAN CHRISTIANS TO STAND FOR PEACE AND DEMOCRACY IN CONGO

“Engaging American Christians To Stand for Peace and Democracy in Congo”. In the course of his work, the first African American missionary in Congo, Rev William Henry Sheppard of Waynesboro Virginia, joined his faith to his courage to denounce the atrocities committed by King Leopold II of Belgium in his newly acquired property. Indeed, from…



The Role of the Congolese Diaspora; Before and After the 2016 Presidential Elections In Congo.

Ever since the independence of their country, and whenever the opportunity arose, Congolese have always manifested their enthusiasm to elect their leaders. This was the case in 1960 – with the election of Patrice Lumumba -, in 2006 and in 2011. The expectation has always been that through this process  will emerge a new leadership…