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The Exchange: Unifying the Black Diaspora for Future Generations

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DuSable Museum of African American History

740 East 56th Place

Chicago, IL 60637

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In The Year of Return Chicago will witness The Exchange: Marking 400 Years of Slavery Ceremony & Event at the DuSable Museum.

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The Exchange event is a unity-focused ceremony and evening of excellence being held as an important step toward unifying the Chicagoland African, Afro-Caribbean and African-American communities all of which make up the African Diaspora. As this special year marks 400 years of African American history in the United States as recognized by an official US commemorative program (H.R. 1242 Commission Act) and also has been deemed the “Year of Return” by the President of Ghana H.E. Nana Akufo- Addo, we will come together to embrace and honor our collective commitment to excellence within the African Diaspora here in Chicago.

We have already partnered with the Social Science Department of Kennedy King College, Ghana Professionals of North America, Global Institute of Development and Planning, Martins International, United African Organization, Wildhare, Africa International House, Mr. Candy Man, The African Life, Miss & Mrs America Nation, Bantu Fest, CHORD, Mr. Candy & Coalition of Advocates For Sudan that share the same mission for uniting the communities within the African Diaspora to host this one of a kind ceremony and evening of unity.

We are expecting an audience of 400+ individuals including Black Legislators, members of Chicago’s Global Community, dignitaries, other government officials, a wide range of prominent business leaders, business owners, professionals, brand leaders, social influencers, millennials and college students. Excellence in which our union is designed to fully embrace, educate & understand the ethnicity, cultures and traditions within the African, Caribbean and African American communities.

Join us for a night of Excellence in which our union is designed to fully embrace, educate & understand the ethnicity, cultures and traditions within the African, Caribbean and African American communities.

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DuSable Museum of African American History

740 East 56th Place

Chicago, IL 60637

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