Sankofa - is a word from Ghana which means--"go back and retrieve. "
It is also the theme of an upcoming workshop hosted by the Community Concerns Committee of Alpha Omega Foundation Incorporated. The workshop is for young women aging out of the Cuyahoga County Foster Care system. On the show today with more were President Sandra Brinson, and Co-Chair of the Sankofa Program Valissa Turner Howard.
Below are the questions Tiffany asked during the interview:
What is the Sankofa Program?
Has your organization previously worked with young women aging out of foster care?
Who are your partners in the Sankofa program?
What is the Alpha Omega Foundation, Inc.?
What other activities does your Foundation participate in?
How can women interested in participating in Sankofa register for this FREE event?
Visit our social media, ‘We The People’ and let us know if you or someone you know will attend the Sankofa workshop?
The Sankofa workshop is on Saturday, September 28th from eight thirty in the morning to four in the afternoon at Cleveland State University's College of Engineering. Space is limited.