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African Awareness Assoc. Inc. Presents 

A Welcoming and A Celebration …

To The 22nd Pastors for Peace Friend shipment Caravan…

To Cuba …Reception (FREE to the Public)

Saturday, July 9, 2011, 4:00 PM – 7:00 PM

Riverview Baptist Church,

2604 Idlewood Avenue, Richmond, VA 23220

(804) 353-0907

“Cuba, Solidarity, African/Black Community & The World”

C U B A! 

*This program includes the following events and invited participants:

A Mini Film Festival On Cuba(4:00-5:00 p.m.)*Cuba’s Reasons (Path of Terror)

*Plumbers Solidarity Brigade (2010/Cuba)     

Lillian Holliday- Medical Student in Cuba                

Panel: African/Blacks in Solidarity with Cuba(5:00-6:00 p.m.)Panelists: Patricia Pego-US Cuban Interest Section

Kit Aastrup, Writer – Denmark

James “Plunky” Branch – Artist/ Film-Maker

Alberto Jones –  West Indians American Educational Trust

Craig Fulmore – The African                Plummer

Banbosi  Shango – A-APRP(GC)

Haki K. Muchoki – African Awareness Association

A Special Tribute to Lucius Walker – IFCO Pastors for Peace(6:00 PM – 7:00 PM)Statements by:

Soffiyah Elijah- Attorney

Dr. Rev. James Harris III- 2nd        Baptist Church/Richmond, VA

T. A. Hall- Community     Activist/Richmond, VA

Terri Brown & David Boothe -Richmond’s Cuban Friendship Committee

*Key Note Speaker

Allison Bodine- Rep. Pastor for Peace (Speaker is caravanning from Vancouque, Canada to Richmond, VA)

Sponsored by: African Awareness Assoc. Inc. and being supported by A-APRP(GC),  Rev. Dr. Stephen L. Hewlett, and The Richmond’s Cuban Friendship Committee ( The purpose of this event is to broaden the awareness of the issues surrounding Cuba and US relations(Blockade) and our community; to inform people about the caravan and encourage people/community to support it.) For Information contact: 804-353-5199.

*Humanitarian supplies should be brought to the church at the event, we will accept Donations/ $$$.