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Cancellation of the 2020 Consultation Due to the Spread of Coronavirus COVID-19

Detailed information for this announcement can be found here.

Congratulations to
Dr. Angela D. Sims!

Portrait of Dr. Angela D. Sims, first woman president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School

The Daughters of the African Atlantic proudly celebrates founding board director, Dr. Angela D. Sims, on her new post as the first woman president of Colgate Rochester Crozer Divinity School! Local news coverage on this historic post can be found here.

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Enhance the Quality of Life for African Descended Trans– and Cisgendered Women and Girls


The Daughters aims to provide funding and educational program support to organizations and institutions working to enrich life possibilities for all African-descended women.


“In numerous ways, conversations with members of the Brazilian Candomblé Terreiro do Cobre community illuminated underlying presuppositions about African elements in religious culture…”


Biennial consultations of continental and diasporan African women in religions seek to help fulfill The Daughters’ commitment to holistic action and advocacy.

The Daughters of the African Atlantic Fund is a U.S. 501c3 organization
PO Box 43832 | Atlanta, GA 30336, USA