Garveyfest Archives

30th Anniversary Garvey Fest on August 16 and 17

August 8, 2019

Africans On The Move Presents… 30th Anniversary Garvey Fest August 16th, 2019 6pm-9pm August 17th, 2019 1pm-5pm Wisconsin African American Women’s Center 3020 W. Vliet St Milwaukee, WI 53208

Annual Garveyfest honors the life and work of Dr. Ahmed “Baba” Mbalia

August 23, 2018

On Saturday, August 18, 2018, Africans on the Move presented the 29th Annual Garveyfest at Parklawn YMCA, 4340 N. 46th Street. Garveyfest is the celebration of Marcus Garvey, a Jamaican-born black nationalist and leader of the Pan-Africanism movement, which sought to unify and connect people of African descent worldwide. This year’s event was very special… [Read More]