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African Palace

Posted: Tuesday, August 24, 2010 in Other

African and international cuisine Read more

Central Indiana Peace Corps Association

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Other

Central Indiana Peace Corps Association is one of the 140 member groups of the National Peace Corps Association (both nationally and internationally). Read more

Dekontee Spot

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Other

Liberian style cuisine Read more

Develop Indy

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Other

Develop Indy is an organization which seeks to promote the city of Indianapolis both nationally and internationally and has facilitated delegations from several African nations. Read more

Earth House Collective

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Other

The Earth House Collective is a group of conservationists, peace activists, teachers, students, and artists dedicated to peace, community, and culture. Read more

Global Gifts

Posted: Thursday, August 26, 2010 in Other

Global Gifts is a Fair-Trade store that offers products created by artisans from all over the world, including Africa. The products are bought directly from artisans. They are paid half when the order is placed and the rest directly after the products have reached port. Their efforts help to maintain employment for local artisans in the developing world, as well as, cut out the middlemen by purchasing products from the artisans directly. Read more

Indianapolis International Film Festival

Posted: Friday, August 27, 2010 in Other

The Indianapolis International Film Festival seeks to enlighten, inform, and educate the community by exhibiting a wide gamut of films from over 50 nations around the world. Read more

Indianapolis Museum of Art- African Art Exhibit

Posted: Friday, August 27, 2010 in Other

This exhibit features over 400 items displaying African art and culture. Textiles, masks and sculptures draw from all major regions of the continent. Read more

IndyAfrica Blog

Posted: Tuesday, October 5, 2010 in Other

The blog explores connections between Central Indiana and Africa. In addition to posts about events, there is a list of organizations linking Indiana and Africa. Read more

International Festival

Posted: Wednesday, August 25, 2010 in Other

Held in November, Indy's International Festival highlights the diverse cultural heritage within Indiana. Over 50 cultures are exhibited through food, traditional dress, dance, music, art and an international marketplace. Read more